Why Amazon cares about teaching computer science to thousands of students

A first-person account of how Amazon is helping students from underserved communities pursue education and careers in computer science.

Applications open: Amazon Future Engineer Teacher of the Year Awards

First round of awards recognize seven teachers and their schools inspiring students to build skills and careers in computer science, and teachers with a focus on promoting diversity and inclusion in computer science.
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Growing in Bellevue

Amazon plans to create 15,000 jobs in Bellevue, expanding the company's presence in the Puget Sound region.

Amazon has already done many of the things politicians demand of America’s leading businesses

We agree that a company this size should be scrutinized, but we also believe people should know that Amazon is doing exactly what many lawmakers and critics insist the private sector should do.

Powering HQ2 with 100% renewable energy

New innovative solar project supports Amazon’s Climate Pledge to meet Paris Agreement 10 years early.

Amazon’s economic impact in the U.S.

A snapshot of our job creation activities, tax profile, and significant investments in communities across the country.

Stand-up guy shows what working at Amazon is like

Tour a fulfillment center and learn how Amazon works behind the scenes.

Jeff Bezos visits India

A peek into the Amazon founder and CEO's visit to India in January 2020.

"It's not magic. It's math."

As part of the Upskilling 2025 pledge, Amazon makes graduate-school-level training free for its employees through Machine Learning University.

What did people do before Alexa?

Catch the Alexa commercial before it airs in the Big Game on Sunday

Real stories of how Alexa helps make life better

We often receive stories from customers about how they interact with Alexa. Now that we've entered the new decade, we're looking back on some of our favorites from the last year.

Bold teachers accelerate Amazon Future Engineer’s growth

The program, reaching students in thousands of schools, exemplifies a key idea behind Amazon: "bias for action."

Every dollar helps

Together, the nonprofit community, Amazon, and our employees, joined to donate $9 million to improve the lives of our most vulnerable community members in the Seattle, WA and Arlington, VA regions.

Survey says: small businesses find success with Amazon

New IDC research finds small and medium-sized businesses selling in Amazon’s stores are over two times more likely to see rapid sales and hiring growth compared to those who don’t.
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