Amazon surprises hundreds of charities with donations

Company donates hundreds of thousands of items to charities across the U.S., by fulfilling their AmazonSmile Charity Lists.

What a catastrophic injury can’t take away

Kevin Blackburn thought he would never work again, but a nonprofit partnership with Amazon gave him a second chance.
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What went into Amazon's new recyclable mailer

From the lab to the fulfillment center, employees contributed to the innovations behind a mailer that can be recycled in the same bin as Amazon’s iconic box.

NFL & AWS team up for player health & safety

AWS’s AI and machine learning services will give the NFL a more profound understanding of the game to improve player safety, treatment, and ultimately predict and prevent injury.

Learning tech skills in a dogsledding town

How Amazon is helping increase access to computer science education for teachers and students in remote Alaskan villages.

Speeding to success in a place with no rush hour

Discover a small town that's home to more than a dozen businesses selling in Amazon stores.

Devoted to service

Amazon small business owners focus on country and customers.

$15 an hour adds up

Extra time with family is one way employees measure how Amazon’s $15 minimum wage improves their lives.

“Just write a bad book and learn from it”

How 50 pages written in downtime from military service led to a series of popular books.

Hire power: How Amazonians ‘raise the bar’ with every interview

More than 3,300 Bar Raisers at Amazon provide diverse, unbiased points of view during the interview process.

What are you thankful for?

Amazonians at our Seattle HQ share what they're thankful for.

Look what the cat can't drag in

An Amazon employee didn't know how to code. That didn't stop him from using machine learning to invent a pet door that solved a disgusting problem.

10 ways Alexa brings more fun to the holidays

Alexa can help make your holidays less stressful and so much more fun—find out how.

Amazon has its own symphony orchestra

One of the largest company orchestras in the U.S. plays concerts to benefit local charities.

The Year in Books 2019

A look at the most sold, most read, and most loved books of the year.

Making holiday gifting easier than ever

Amazon kicks-off the season of giving with our best-ever holiday shop, curated gift guides, low prices and top deals, convenient ways to shop, and more.

Amazon now employs more than 21,000 veterans and military spouses in the U.S.

Company on track to surpass pledge to hire 25,000 veterans and military spouses by 2021.

New ways Alexa makes life simpler and more convenient

New Alexa features make your home smarter and safer, keep family and friends connected, and bring your favorite entertainment to you, wherever you are.

Delivering smiles and Amazon packages

How and when the package is delivered is just as important as the item inside.

Calm amid chaos

New Alexa skill supports teens dealing with major stressors.
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