How an Amazon software engineer made the decision to come out to her team and transition at work. Continue Reading
The raising of the LGBTQ Pride flag and the lighting of the Seattle Spheres kicks off a month of events at Amazon facilities around the world. Continue Reading
The director of the Amazon Literary Partnership never stops walking in the shoes of the community he supports. Continue Reading
Amazon’s Prime Air planes work on customers’ behalf to fulfill our two-day delivery promise to Prime members. Continue Reading
This small business owner hitched his future to two soil-strengthening plants from Costa Rica. Continue Reading
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With more than 40,000 plants from around the world, The Spheres showcase biodiversity in the heart of Seattle. Continue Reading
How a film lover's passion project turned into the world's #1 movie website. Continue Reading
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Blind since birth, writing code at Amazon since 2013

Michael Forzano said he has a good “mental map of the structure of the code,” which allows him to help colleagues and provide unique feedback to his team.

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.

The super-efficient heat source hidden below Amazon's Seattle headquarters

Thanks to a collaboration across city agencies, engineers, a “carrier hotel” and others, Amazon’s newest building is heated by recycling excess energy from a neighboring data center.

Powering a clean future

Amazon's largest wind farm to date is adding more than 1 million megawatt hours of clean energy to the grid each year.
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We look for uniquely Amazonian and innovative ways to make positive, lasting impacts and encourage our employees to champion causes they care about.

Taking poverty off the table in Seattle

Giving people a FareStart at building better lives through food.

Why we choose to include

Helping people with disabilities find employment is part of Amazon's commitment to increase diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
We're a company of builders. It's our job to make bold bets, and we get our energy from inventing on behalf of customers.

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 inside story of how the Kindle was born

Early development team reveals untold details on Kindle e-reader’s 10-year anniversary
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Over the last 5-years, Amazon has created more than 125 jobs in the US every day – from fulfillment centers to corporate offices, we’ve invested over $100 billion in the US alone.

Preserving a ranch’s scarcest resource

By saving precious time, Amazon frees up this Wyoming rancher to focus on the work he loves.

In photos: Amazon expands Vancouver Tech Hub, adding 3,000 high-tech jobs

These new hires will join the more than 6,000 full-time Amazonians across Canada, ranging from customer fulfillment associates to researchers and software engineers.
Amazon empowers small and medium-sized businesses to reach millions of customers.

In pursuit of a better planet, and better skin

This small business owner hitched his future to two soil-strengthening plants from Costa Rica.
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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?

The Spheres blossom in Seattle

It’s official, the Spheres are open. See inside via 360 photo.
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