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Jeff Bezos rescued in Galapagos by Ecuadorian Navy

The Amazon founder is airlifted out of the Galapagos Islands for emergency treatment of a kidney stone issue, according to local media.

By Jan. 4, 2014

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The next Steve Jobs isn't Jeff Bezos -- or so Bezos says

When you get a personal product walkthrough from Jeff Bezos, you learn a lot about the new Kindle tablets -- and about the Amazon CEO himself.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Jeff Bezos

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has always kept his eye on the long-term picture, even at the expensive of short-term profits.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Amazon's Bezos finalizes purchase of Washington Post

One of the nation's most highly regarded newspapers is now officially in the hands of Amazon's CEO and co-founder.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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Will Bezos disrupt the news industry with the Washington Post?

analysis It would be out of character for the Amazon CEO to become a passive owner for such an iconic brand. Part of the intrigue may be in taking on another industry and seeing if he can shake it up in fundamental ways.

By Aug. 5, 2013

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Bezos' wife gives 1-star review for 'The Everything Store' book

In a review on Amazon.com, MacKenzie Bezos takes issue with a new book depicting how Amazon got to where it is today. Now author Brad Stone offers his side of the story.

By Nov. 4, 2013

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Jeff Bezos IDs recovered Apollo 11 rocket

The Bezos Expeditions team pulled the remains of an F-1 rocket from the Atlantic earlier this year. They now say it's definitely the one that pushed the first humans toward the moon.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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'Why are you wasting my life?' and other Jeff Bezos gems

A Bloomberg Businessweek excerpt of Brad Stone's book about Amazon depicts CEO Jeff Bezos as a confrontational exec willing to sacrifice millions to sink the target of a bidding war.

By Oct. 10, 2013

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Bezos: Forget profits for now; we're still spending

The online giant's chief executive lists more than a dozen areas where the company is pumping its money, suggesting continued pressure on profit margins as it continues to seek new markets.

By May. 23, 2013

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Bezos to Post: You too can be like Amazon, in 3 simple steps

Without specifics, Bezos says that what worked for Amazon could work for the Washington Post. It's his first interview -- of course, with the Post -- since he agreed to buy the newspaper for $250 million.

By Sep. 3, 2013