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Amazon To Raise Prime Membership Price

If you have an annual Amazon Prime membership it’s going to cost you a little more.   Today it was announced that Amazon will be raising the price of its annual Prime membership by $20.   The company says that the reason behind the price hike is “expanded Prime membership benefits” like Prime Video and expanded next-day… Read more »

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Jeff Bezos Officially Steps Down As Amazon CEO

It’s a big day for Jeff Bezos, who is officially stepping down as Amazon CEO and handing the reins to new boss Andy Jassy.  Bezos has served as Amazon’s CEO since he founded the company more than 20 years ago, building it into the world’s largest retailer and becoming the world’s richest man in the… Read more »

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Amazon Buys MGM Studios For $8.45 Billion,

Need another sign that Hollywood is changing?  Amazon just bought MGM Studios for $8.45 billion.  That means Amazon now owns the rights to the James Bond and Rocky film franchises – as well as the TV production company behind series like The Handmaid’s Tale and Real Housewives.  The deal is one of Amazon’s largest acquisitions to date, and will help… Read more »