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|Ask||1,915.99 x 900|
|Day's Range||1,900.00 - 1,920.70|
|52 Week Range||1,307.00 - 2,050.50|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.73|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||80.13|
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(AMZN)--Today, Amazon announced its selections for the Best Books of the Year So Far, naming Elizabeth Gilbert’s novel City of Girls the top pick overall. Over the course of the year, the Amazon Books editorial team reads hundreds of thousands of pages of new releases to select the Best Books of the Month as well as the Best Books of the Year So Far and, at the end of the year, the Best Books of the Year. “We love selecting the Best Book of the Year So Far,” said Sarah Gelman, Editorial Director, Amazon Books.
(AMZN) – Amazon continues to invest in ways to provide fast, free shipping for customers. Today, at the International Paris Air Show, the company announced a partnership with GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) to lease an additional fifteen Boeing 737-800 cargo aircraft. These fifteen aircraft will be in addition to the five Boeing 737-800’s already leased from GECAS and announced earlier this year. The aircraft will fly in the United States out of the more than 20 air gateways in the Amazon Air network.
Amazon Studios announced today that Lili Reinhart (Riverdale) will star in writer/director Richard Tanne’s coming-of-age drama and romance film, Chemical Hearts. Based on the beloved novel Our Chemical Hearts by Krystal Sutherland, the film is currently shooting in New Jersey. Chemical Hearts is an Amazon Original produced for Amazon Prime Video.
Plymouth Housing will receive $5 million to provide permanent supportive housing for people experiencing homelessness in Seattle; $3 million will go to the Arlington Community Foun
Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon Personalize, bringing the same machine learning technology used by Amazon.com to AWS customers for use in their applications – with no machine learning experience required. Amazon Personalize makes it easy to develop applications with a wide array of personalization use cases, including specific product recommendations, individualized search results, and customized direct marketing.
NASCAR enhances the fan experience, accelerates artificial intelligence efforts, and improves operational efficiencies by leveraging the cloud
Amazon MSK provides a fully managed, highly available, secure, and compatible service for Apache Kafka
$1 million donation will boost blood supplies and help save lives by enabling the Red Cross to thank 200,000 blood donors with a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card
Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon Textract, a fully managed service that uses machine learning to automatically extract text and data, including from tables and forms, in virtually any document without the need for manual review, custom code, or machine learning experience. Amazon Textract goes beyond simple optical character recognition (OCR) to identify the contents of fields in forms, information stored in tables, and the context in which the information is presented, such as a name or social security number from a tax form or the product SKU or quantity in a warehouse from an inventory report.
(AMZN)—Today, Amazon announced the newest addition to the Echo Show family—Echo Show 5. With its compact design, 5.5-inch display, rich sound, HD camera, and built-in camera shutter, Echo Show 5 lets Alexa show you things in every room of your home—all for only $89.99. “Since we launched the first Echo Show device, customers have told us they love asking Alexa to show them things—whether it’s a recipe for banana bread, their shopping list, or music lyrics.
Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company (AMZN), announced that Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the Middle East, is collaborating with AWS to create a culture of innovation within the bank and is using AWS machine learning (ML) services to build a personalized retail customer banking experience. Emirates NBD will also utilize AWS data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), Natural Language Processing (NLP), and other advanced technologies as part of its ongoing efforts to better engage with customers and simplify banking.
(AMZN)—Amazon Original Stories, an imprint of Amazon Publishing, announced today Mindy Kaling’s forthcoming essay collection, coming in summer 2020. Readers and listeners can download the collection as a Kindle eBook or as an Audible audiobook, which Kaling will narrate herself.
Readers around the world can now enjoy a growing selection of more than 20,000 Traditional Chinese language books with the free Kindle app and on Kindle devices
Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (AMZN), announced the general availability of AWS Ground Station, a new service that makes it easy and cost-effective for customers to control satellites from AWS and download data from satellites into AWS Global Infrastructure Regions using a fully managed network of ground station antennas located around the world. Once customers upload satellite commands and data through AWS Ground Station, they can quickly download large amounts of data over the high-speed AWS Ground Station network, immediately process it in an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance, store it in Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), apply AWS analytics and machine learning services to gain insights, and use Amazon’s network to move the data to other regions and processing facilities.
The Amazon Literary Partnership awards more than $1 million in funding to 66 nonprofits dedicated to serving writers and announces a new Poetry Fund in collaboration with the Acade
Audible today opened the doors to the newest facility on its growing campus, the Innovation Cathedral, and celebrated the new home for 400 of its employees and the next chapter in Newark’s renaissance. Audible founder and CEO Don Katz was joined by elected officials, business leaders, Audible employees and Newark community members for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the renovation of the Cathedral into a state-of-the-art historic landmark. Audible’s Innovation Cathedral is a cornerstone of Newark’s burgeoning innovation ecosystem – drawing talent, Newark residents and visitors to a revitalized district.
IMDb (www.imdb.com), the world’s most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV and celebrity content, and IMDbPro (www.imdbpro.com), the essential resource for entertainment industry professionals, today revealed an in-depth look at how fans around the world have responded to HBO’s Game of Thrones, which debuted in 2011 and will have its series finale on Sunday, May 19. Game of Thrones was the #1 TV show on IMDb for six years in a row (2012-2017) based on the IMDbPro proprietary weekly TV rankings, which are determined by page views of the hundreds of millions of unique monthly visitors to IMDb worldwide.
(AMZN)—Amazon today announced the next generation of its most affordable kids tablet: the all-new Fire 7 Kids Edition. It also includes access to tens of thousands of hand-selected websites and web videos, award-winning parental controls, and over 2,000 Spanish language titles.
(AMZN)—Amazon today announced the next generation of its best-selling Fire 7 tablet, built from the ground up for entertainment. Fire 7 is still only $49.99 and is available in Black and 3 new colors: Sage, Plum, and Twilight Blue. As a special introductory offer, customers who purchase an all-new Fire 7 before June 6 will receive a $10 credit to buy popular apps and games from the Amazon Appstore.
Amazon (AMZN) today announced that its school breakfast program is projected to provide access to more than 9 million breakfasts for over 50,000 students by the end of this year. The program, a collaboration with Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign, enables schools to incorporate nutritious breakfasts into the regular school day and helps to remove hunger as a barrier to learning for students in need of a healthy morning meal. Amazon’s funding supports technology, education, advocacy and implementation in over 450 schools in local communities across the U.S. where it operates.
(AMZN) – Amazon announced today the expansion of its Delivery Service Partner program in the US with a new incentive for current Amazon employees to start a small business owning and operating a package delivery company. The new incentive will fund the startup costs, up to $10,000, as well as the equivalent of three months of the former employee’s last gross salary so employees-turned-business-owners can more easily get their package delivery companies off the ground.
(AMZN)—Amazon today introduced the all-new Blink XT2, the next-generation outdoor/indoor, battery-powered, 1080p HD video smart security camera now with two-way talk. Plus, with Blink’s exclusive new chip technology, Blink XT2 features extended battery life and enhanced motion detection—all for 25 percent less than the original Blink XT. Customers can also bundle the Blink XT2 with a Blink Sync Module for $99.99.
More than 1.9 million small and medium-sized businesses, content creators, and developers in the U.S. are currently working with Amazon
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