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Thursday, Jul 19, 2018

Blue Origin Launches Spacecraft Higher Than Ever From Texas

Blue Origin Launches Spacecraft Higher Than Ever From Texas

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company has shot a capsule higher into space than it's ever done before.

Saturday, Jul 14, 2018

Austin Becomes Home to Army's High-Tech Futures Command

Austin Becomes Home to Army's High-Tech Futures Command

The Army made it official this morning that Austin will be the home of its new Futures Command headquarters. "Austin, Texas, was chosen based on its quality of life and proximity to commercial technology...

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018

Whole Foods Set to Start Deliveries

Whole Foods Set to Start Deliveries

Amazon delivery is coming to Whole Foods.

Monday, Aug 28, 2017

Price check! A Look at Amazon's Price Cuts at Whole Foods

Price check! A Look at Amazon's Price Cuts at Whole Foods

Amazon's first day as the owner of Whole Foods meant lower prices on some items.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017

Whole Foods Shareholders OK Amazon Takeover Deal

Whole Foods Shareholders OK Amazon Takeover Deal

Whole Foods shareholders and federal regulators approved Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisition of the organic grocer, a deal that could bring big changes to the supermarket industry and how people order groceries...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017

Amazon.com Announces New Fulfillment Center in Texas

Amazon.com Announces New Fulfillment Center in Texas

Amazon.com Inc. has announced plans for a 10th fulfillment center in Texas.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017

Amazon Plans to Hire 100,000 Over the Next 18 Months

Amazon Plans to Hire 100,000 Over the Next 18 Months

Amazon plans to hire 100,000 people across the U.S., including Texas, over the next 18 months.

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

Amazon Building 5th Fulfillment Center in Texas

Amazon Building 5th Fulfillment Center in Texas

Amazon.com Inc. plans to build a fifth fulfillment center in Texas.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Amazon Adds DFW to Sunday Delivery Service

Amazon Adds DFW to Sunday Delivery Service

Amazon is expanding its Sunday package delivery service to 15 more cities across the country, including Philadelphia, New Orleans and Dallas.

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