Amazon.com has announced plans to open a fourth Texas fulfillment center in Dallas, creating hundreds of new full-time jobs in North Texas.
Amazon will let members of the company’s $99 annual loyalty program stream TV shows and movies from its instant video service for free to their devices on JetBlue flights.
They haven’t gone to drones yet, but Amazon is promising one-hour delivery service for selected areas in northwest Dallas County.
Amazon.com has expanded its ultra-fast, one-hour delivery service on thousands of products to Dallas, the company announced on Thursday.
Amazon’s video game streaming platform Twitch informed its users on Monday that their accounts may have been hacked. Users have been advised to change their passwords.
Amazon says it will significantly expand into movie production by acquiring movies for theatrical release and early online streaming.
Amazon is courting last-minute holiday shoppers by extending its free shipping deadline by one day to December 19. Orders over $35 are eligible for free shipping.
Amazon has announced it is hiring for 80,000 seasonal associates for this holiday season, and 2,500 of those positions are in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.
Amazon is planning to open its first physical store, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. It is not clear if the store will be permanent or just for the holidays.
Amazon keeps rolling out the devices. The company is introducing two new e-readers and new styles of its Kindle Fire HD tablet as part of a fall lineup of Kindle devices.
In some ways, video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch their friends play “Pac-Man” or “Street Fighter II.”
Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash, as it seeks to take part in video gaming’s growth as an online spectator sport.