After the military, an entrepreneur is born

Amazon's Delivery Service Partner program gives entrepreneurs the tools to create jobs.

"Alexa, what’s the latest?"

New text-to-speech technology allows Alexa to speak more naturally and adapt her delivery style based on content.
Unlocking data
The Amazon Sustainability Data Initiative is leveling the playing field
to allow researchers to access and analyze massive datasets
at a scale like never before.
unlock the data

Sit, stay, play

How much does Amazon love dogs? Just ask one of the 6,000 pups that “work” here.

45,000 and counting

Amazon now has more than 45,000 employees in our hometown, Seattle. Discover why our employees joined, why they stay, and why their ID badges aren't all the same color.

The big picture

A look back at 2018 through 18 of our favorite Amazon photos.

How a door became a desk, and a symbol of Amazon

Today, Amazon offices around the world are filled with door desks, based on Bezos’ early design.

Meet some of the cute pups that go to "work" at Amazon

There are over 6,000 dogs registered to come to work with Amazonians in Seattle, with 500 coming in on any given day.

How to sign up for AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a way for customers to support their favorite charitable organization every time they shop with Amazon.

Catalyst for growth

How Amazon’s urban campus revitalized a Seattle neighborhood, and created nearly 100,000 new jobs.

How to build your own Amazon door desk

Learn from an original Amazon employee how to turn frugality into furniture. It just takes a few supplies and six simple steps.

How to pack a Prime plane

Amazon’s Prime Air planes work on customers’ behalf to fulfill our two-day delivery promise to Prime members.

The Spheres welcome first plant

Hint: it's an Australian tree fern.

Amazon joins Partnership on AI

We’re in a golden age of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI). As a scientific community, we are still a long way from being able to do things the way humans do things, but we’re solving unbelievably complex problems every day and making incredibly rapid progress.

The most-read stories of the year

A look back at our most-read stories in 2018.

Amazon’s most extreme delivery

In “the land of high passes,” the challenges are as vast as the landscape.

Amazon orders 20,000 vans for small businesses

Amazon and Mercedes-Benz announce a partnership to supply Amazon Delivery Service Partners with delivery vans.

8 Amazon facts you didn’t know

You probably already know that we have super-fast shipping and that Jeff Bezos launched our company from his garage. But did you realize that we hand out as many as 5,000 free bananas a day to Seattleites passing by our offices?

Helping employees pursue new careers through Career Choice

Giving employees the skills and training that enable them to leave Amazon.

The stories behind the peculiar building names at Amazon's headquarters

Bigfoot, Houdini, and Nessie have all taken up residence on Amazon’s Seattle urban campus, but how did they end up there?

A four-pawed step for a corgi, one giant leap for workplace culture

Rufus' human parents remember life with Amazon's first canine staffer.
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