Tag: Jeff Bezos

Attention Ringers! Amazon is Set to Create a Lord of the Rings TV Series

Attention all Ringers! Amazon Set to Create Lord of the Rings TV Series

News of an upcoming Lord of the Rings TV series has been confirmed, exciting all 'Ringers' and 'Tolkeinheads' around the world. As we've discussed here, companies that began as online social media and eCommerce platforms...
Summit LA17: Agendas, Schedules, and Other Details

Join Jeff Bezos at Summit LA17: Agenda, Schedule, and Other Details

Summit LA17 will be kicking off today in downtown Los Angeles--an event that truly uses new tech to better experience the vibrant, existing culture of the surrounding community. Summit LA17, this year's 3-day flagship event by...
What the Blue Origin Rocket Engine Test Means for Space Tourism

What the Blue Origin BE-4 Engine Test Means for Space Tourism

The first Blue Origin rocket engine hotfire test was successful, leaving spaceship enthusiasts asking: what would it mean to our future space tourism? While states across the country are competing for the location of Amazon's...
Amazon and Facebook Enter Real Estate Market

Look out! Amazon and Facebook Enter Real Estate Market

Tech giants don't seem to be slowing their roll. If you're a non-tech-related business owner, brace yourself because they might be coming for you. Combined, Amazon and Facebook have acquired over 100 companies since their inception. Apparently,...
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What you Need to Know About Flipkart and the eBay India Gameplan

Flipkart, the Indian e-retailer, announced it had acquired eBay India while raising $1.4 billion USD from Microsoft and Tencent. The move is a part of Flipkart’s strategy to keep up with the two e-commerce...
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Elon Musk is Building a Tunnel Boring Machine

In our world of absolute statements, none is quite as valid as "traffic sucks." When the demand for road space exceeds supply, we all slow down, and Elon Musk just won't have that. The...
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Amazon Prime Air Drones Start Delivering in the UK

Back in 2013, Jeff Bezos revealed the plan for Amazon Prime Air to the world. Three years later, Amazon has made its first successful drone delivery in the United Kingdom. Successful testing often leads...