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Jeff Bezos, Aspiring Supervillain, Tests Out Gigantic Robot Suit

What would you do if you were a billionaire? Elon Musk is trying to get to Mars. Peter Thiel wants to live forever. And Jeff Bezos, well, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos apparently wants to rule the world in a gigantic robot. At least that’s the impression you might get from the photos and video taken yesterday. Read More >>

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Jeff Bezos Talks to Alexa on the Toilet

Things can get pretty boring when you’re the fourth richest person in the world, so Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has installed one of his company’s products in every room of his house—including the bathrooms. Read More >>

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Jeff Bezos Still Wants to Send Trump to Space

Amazon's Jeff Bezos reaffirmed his desire to send Donald Trump into space today. Speaking at Vanity Fair’s New Establishment Summit this afternoon, the billionaire half-joked, “I have a rocket company, so the capability is there.” But Bezos is serious about not liking Trump. Read More >>

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Jeff Bezos is the Real Star of the Emmys

While the Star Trek actor and Amazon CEO wasn’t nominated for an Emmy this year, Jeff Bezos managed to steal the limelight at the award show on Sunday. Read More >>

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The Emails I Received From People Who Think I’m Friends With Jeff Bezos

About a year ago, I wrote an article with a tricky headline. I now receive lots of emails from people who either think I’m pals with or am Amazon CEO and Star Trek: Beyond extra Jeff Bezos. It would be funny, if the messages weren’t so heart-breaking. Read More >>

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Amazon, Here’s What Not to Do With Your Upcoming Wearables

Jeff Bezos this week refused to rule out the possibility of Amazon creating a wearable at some point in the future (shock horror), leading the internet to insist that that the company’s already got something you can strap around your wrist/face/ankle in the works, and it’s definitely coming out this summer. Isn’t that right, internet? Read More >>

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Trump Thinks Amazon is ‘Getting Away With Murder’

Donald Trump has hit out at Jeff Bezos, accusing him of using the Washington Post “for political purposes... to save Amazon in terms of taxes”. Read More >>

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Amazon’s Launching a New Top-Level Kindle Next Week

They’re not exactly the sexiest devices on the market, but Amazon’s line of Kindle devices is still really important to the company. Let’s face it, nobody cares about eReaders unless they’ve got that A-Z smile slapped across their backsides, and Amazon would be mad not to cash in. Read More >>

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New Horror Report Suggests Working for Amazon is Truly Soul-Crushing

As we have seen before, it’s unspeakably awful to work in an Amazon warehouse. You have to walk between seven and 15 miles a day, enter and exit the buildings through a set of airport-style security scanners that take 30 minutes to get through, and you’re constantly being watched. Now, we have yet a whole new sort of horror story. Read More >>

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Report: Amazon (Still) Wants to Kill Spotify

Did you know that Amazon Prime comes with a pretty crappy streaming music service? Maybe not, and Jeff Bezos reportedly wants to try again with a new standalone, Spotify-killing music offering. The kicker: Amazon can make it really easy to buy your favourite records, too. Read More >>

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Bezos Beats Musk in Race to Make Rocket Land Standing Up

PayPal founder Elon Musk's SpaceX outift has been trying — and failing — to vertically land its rockets for months now. Never averse to a bit of competition, Amazon head honcho Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin space company seems to have beaten Musk's efforts, achieving the feat with its own New Shepard craft. Read More >>

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Have You Ever Worked At a Cutthroat Company Like Amazon?

Following a damning report on Amazon’s workplace culture, many people are questioning whether it’s ethical to keep buying from the mega-retailer. But in comments on our article about Amazon, some Gizmodians don’t sound surprised about the conditions — they’d experienced the same. Tell us about your workplace horrors. Read More >>

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Bezos-Owned Newspaper Not So Sure That Working For Bezos Could Be That Bad

The Washington Post, a newspaper and online media outlet owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, is really sceptical of claims that working at Amazon could be so bad. “Is it really that hard to work at Amazon?” the paper asks. Read More >>