Striking the right chord: Amazon has its own symphony orchestra

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

Behind the scenes with Scout

Get an inside look at one of the labs where the Amazon delivery devices are developed and hear from engineers and scientists working on this new technology.
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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.

Devoted to service

Amazon small business owners focus on country and customers.

Watch a new Amazon warehouse as it's built

Rare video footage provides a bird's-eye-view of the construction of YOW1 in Ottawa, Canada.

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.

“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.

How raising her hand in robotics club led to an Amazon scholarship

With applications now open for Amazon Future Engineer scholarships, one of last year's recipients talks about her drive to excel and her hope that she can inspire other students.

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.

6 things that make Amazon a "Best Workplace for Innovators"

Innovation takes place as a part of everyday work. Everyone at Amazon is a builder, and everyone is here because of their desire to deconstruct, and create, on behalf of our customers.

What's next for Amazon Scout?

Thousands of smiles into its journey, Amazon Scout rolls further into the future.

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.

Building a home with heart

Unique, one-of-a-kind family shelter built within Amazon’s corporate office building set to open in early 2020.

100,000 students and counting

Amazon Future Engineer program now funding computer science courses for more than 2,000 high schools in underserved communities across the U.S.

"Alexa, happy birthday"

As we celebrate Alexa's fifth birthday, we're looking toward the future.

What a longtime Amazonian told his daughter before her Amazon interview

SPOILER: He shared the same advice he'd given to strangers - a key tip for anyone aspiring to work at Amazon.

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.

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.

Amazonians bring their parents to work

Each year thousands of parents visit Amazon campuses during Bring Your Parents to Work Day, but how much do they know about their child's job?

"Alexa, ¡Hola!"

Alexa can now speak Spanish in the U.S.
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