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Amazon.com Announces Fourth Quarter Sales up 15% to $29.33 Billion

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 29, 2015–
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced financial results for its
fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014.

Operating cash flow increased 25% to $6.84 billion for the trailing
twelve months, compared with $5.47 billion for the trailing twelve
months ended December 31, 2013. Free cash flow decreased to $1.95
billion for the trailing twelve months, compared with $2.03 billion for
the trailing twelve months ended December 31, 2013.

Common shares outstanding plus shares underlying stock-based awards
totaled 483 million on December 31, 2014, compared with 476 million one


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Amazon Studios Adds Comedy Catastrophe to its Original Series Line-up

Catastrophe to premiere in the U.S. exclusively for Prime members

Series created by Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan about an American man
and Irish woman who make a mess out of falling in love in London

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 29, 2015–
(NASDAQ: AMZN)— Amazon Studios, known for television series such as
multi-Golden Globe winner Transparent, and comedy Mozart in
the Jungle, today added hit comedy Catastrophe to its line-up
of Amazon Original Series available exclusively on Prime Instant Video,
for Prime members to enjoy at no additional cost to their membership.
Written by U.S. comedian and bestselling author, R…

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Amazon Brings Acclaimed STARZ Original Miniseries The White Queen to Prime Instant Video

Prime Instant Video will be the exclusive online-only subscription
streaming home for the 10-part miniseries in the U.S.

Prime members can watch The White Queen at no additional cost
to their membership using the Amazon Instant Video app for TVs,
connected devices and mobile devices, or online at Amazon.com/PIV

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 28, 2015–
(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon.com, Inc. today announced a content licensing
agreement with Starz Digital Media that will make Prime
Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription streaming home
in the U.S. for The White Queen—the Golden Globe and Emmy
nominated ori…

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Amazon Web Services Announces Amazon WorkMail

New email and calendaring service delivers unmatched security
controls and built-in support for Microsoft Outlook and mobile email
clients – all with the trusted reliability and performance of the AWS
Cloud

Customers can sign up for the preview today

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 28, 2015–
Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN),
today announced Amazon WorkMail, a secure, managed business email and
calendaring service in the cloud. Amazon WorkMail enables users to send
and receive email, manage contacts, share calendars, and book resources
using the same email applications they us…

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In Celebration of Golden Globe Wins, Amazon is Making All Ten Transparent Episodes Free to Watch This Saturday Only—No Membership Required

This Saturday, starting at 12:01 a.m. ET and concluding at 11:59 p.m.
PT, everyone can watch Transparent using the Amazon Instant Video
app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online at
Amazon.com/Transparent

Also in celebration of Transparent and the 72nd
Annual Golden Globe Awards, customers can sign up for Amazon Prime for
just $72 this Saturday

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 22, 2015–
(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced that in celebration of two recent
Golden Globe wins, it will make all ten episodes of Amazon Original
Series Transparent available for free for everyone this Saturda…

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Amazon Launches Kindle Textbook Creator

Kindle Textbook Creator makes it easy to create eTextbooks and other
educational content that enhances the learning experience with features
like flashcards, highlighting, and note-taking

Educators and educational content authors can easily prepare,
publish, and promote eTextbooks and other educational content that
students can access on Fire tablets, iPad, iPhone, Android tablets and
smartphones, Mac, and PC

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 22, 2015–
(NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon.com today announced KDP EDU, a new segment of
Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) designed to help educators and authors
easily prepare, …

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Amazon Prime Members in Canada Can Now Enjoy Free Unlimited Photo Storage with Prime Photos

Amazon Student, Amazon Family and Prime members can upload unlimited photos to Amazon Cloud Drive and rest easy knowing they’re safe and accessible
Prime benefits continue to grow as Prime shipments in Canada nearly tripled in 2014
SEATTLE—January 20, 2015—Amazon today introduced Prime Photos for customers in Canada, providing free unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive. Most people have a lifetime of birthdays, vacations, holidays, and everyday moments stored across numerous devices. And, they continue to create billions of photos every year. Now, Prime, Amazon Student and Amazon Family members in Canada have a simple, secure place to store their photos — all for free.
Starting…

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Amazon Web Services to Use Wind Farm Power to Supply its Datacenters with Approximately 500,000 MWh of Power Annually

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 20, 2015–
(NASDAQ:AMZN) — Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company,
today announced that it has teamed with Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern
Development) to support the construction and operation of a 150 megawatt
(MW) wind farm in Benton County, Indiana, called the Amazon Web Services
Wind Farm (Fowler Ridge). This new wind farm is expected to start
generating approximately 500,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of wind power
annually as early as January 2016 – or the equivalent of that used by
approximately 46,000 US homes1 in a year. The energy
generated by Amazon Web Services Wind Farm (Fow…

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Amazon to Produce Original Movies for Theaters, Prime Instant Video

Production to begin in 2015 with the goal of bringing customers a
dozen original, prestige movies each year

Movies will launch in theaters and come to Prime Instant Video 30-60
days after theatrical premiere

Ted Hope to lead creative as Head of Production, Amazon Original
Movies

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 19, 2015–
(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon Studios, known for television series such as
multi-Golden Globe winner Transparent, Annie-nominated Tumble
Leaf, and Mozart in the Jungle, today announced that it will
begin to produce and acquire original movies for theatrical release and
early window distri…

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Amazon’s First Pilot Season of 2015, Featuring Slate of 13 Original Comedy, Drama, Docuseries and Kids Offerings, is Now Available on Amazon Instant Video in the US, UK and Germany

Seven new comedy, drama and docuseries pilots are available,
including hour-long shows Cocked, Mad Dogs, Man in the
High Castle and Point of Honor, half-hour shows Down
Dog and Salem Rogers, and half-hour docuseries The
New Yorker Presents

Six new kids pilots are available, including preschool projects Buddy:
Tech Detective, Sara Solves It and The Stinky & Dirty Show,
as well as 6-11 animated show Niko and the Sword of Light, and
6-11 live-action shows Table 58 and Just Add Magic

Pilots come from a talented creative roster including Ridley Scott (Blade
Runner), Frank Spotnitz (The X-Files), Carlton Cuse…

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