No love for journos in Sun Valley

July 7, 2010

It all seemed so promising. The first night at the Sun Valley Lodge bar at the annual Allen & Co¬†¬†gathering had been a happy affair for the press corps as they mingled freely with Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg (that’s him on the right), WPP’s Sir Martin Sorrell, Activision’s Bobby Kotick, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Capital Research’s Gordy Crawford, Lachlan Murdoch and Harvey Weinstein, among many others.

Hey Woot, its Amazon. You’re rich.

July 1, 2010

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You gotta figure that every web entrepreneur waits (prays!) for a call or email that goes like this: “Hey dinky but popular outfit with a loyal customer base — super-huge company here. We want to buy you and make you rich. Have a nice day.”

from Shop Talk:

Bezos and Zappos.com in a garden, K-I-S-S-I-N-G

July 23, 2009

Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos puts his quirky on in an online introduction geared to employees of Web shoe retailer Zappos.com.

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos talks about Kindle 2

February 10, 2009

Reuters spoke to Amazon.com’s Jeff Bezos at the launch of the Kindle 2.

He talked about device’s price, Amazon’s big picture for Kindle, international plans and cannabilization.