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The Jeff Bezos empire in one giant chart

Amazon’s chief Jeff Bezos (net worth, as of 2018-05-28: $133 B) is the first person to top $100 billion as number one on the Forbes list of the World’s Billionaires. He owns 16% of...

What they said in 1999 about Amazon.com

“Amazon” wasn’t the company’s original name. Jeff Bezos originally wanted to give the company the magical sounding name “Cadabra.” Amazon’s first lawyer, Todd Tarbert, convinced him that the name sounded too similar to “Cadaver,”...