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What happens when Amazon comes to your town? So many cities want Amazon’s second headquarters. We get it. We here in Seattle have the first one. And it’s changed us – physically, emotionally. Psyche and soul.
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I delivered packages for Amazon. Here's what I learned

15:36 | Mar 18th

The last mile of delivery is the hardest. And for the biggest internet retailer in the U.S., sometimes FedEx, UPS and the USPS aren't enough. That's why Amazon created an army of gig workers paid demand-based wages to deliver packages using their own...Show More
When Amazon becomes your block watch captain

31:12 | Apr 15th

In this season finale of Prime(d), we go deep into how neighborhood social networks and surveillance are changing our behavior in our neighborhoods.
Will technology save us?

23:06 | Apr 8th

We hosted a debate with some big thinkers.
Are you ready for Amazon to be the brains in your house?

18:00 | Apr 1st

On this episode of Prime(d), we talk with David Choffnes, Assistant Professor in Computer Science at Northeastern University. He helps run a lab studying IoT devices.
We wanted fast delivery. Amazon delivered. What’s next?

25:01 | Mar 11th

Where is our addiction to Amazon's instant gratification taking us?
Amazon's online dominance may actually spark joy for brick-and-mortar

22:47 | Mar 4th

Are you ready for a future where you browse for knick knacks while cameras watch and analyze your every move? Well, it may already be here.
Alexa, does this online retailer make me look cool?

24:34 | Feb 25th

Seattle isn’t particularly known for its fashion sense, but a breakthrough might be coming from those tech offices in South Lake Union.
There's no escaping Amazon in your life

22:56 | Feb 18th

People might think they can wean themselves off Amazon. But they can’t, not really.
Amazon calls it splitsville with New York

14:06 | Feb 15th

Amazon broke up with New York City on Valentine’s Day. Or maybe, New York broke up with them. Either way, Amazon is not moving in and New York is moving on.
Could grocery delivery drones be in our future?

23:10 | Feb 11th

The online grocery business is a real tough nut to crack.
Is Amazon too big to trust?

23:58 | Feb 4th

One study found that Amazon is one of the most trusted institutions in the country.
Will Amazon push out New York’s beloved bodegas? We went to Queens to find out

19:58 | Jan 10th

There are those that have been expecting big changes for a neighborhood in Queens, New York called Long Island City.
It's a wonderful Amazon life. Right?

20:11 | Dec 18th, 2018

Two decades ago, people stood in long lines at real, physical stores in order to stock the space underneath the evergreen tree twinkling in their living room.
Amazon's HQ2s: On the corner of optimism and concern

12:53 | Nov 21st, 2018

In this special mini-episode of Prime(d) we'll hear some of the first impressions from Amazon's new neighbors.
Is Amazon seriously going to split the baby?

05:25 | Nov 7th, 2018

News has been leaking that in its search for a second headquarters, the online retail giant may not just pick one location to set up shop.
Real talk from your Seattle friends about hosting Amazon

12:04 | Mar 15th, 2018

We recently hosted a debate to answer a simple question: Is Amazon good for Seattle? And the answer is: We don’t really know for certain. But the debate...
Welcome to Seattle. The cloud is watching you

17:30 | Feb 1st, 2018

Amazon is the place where you buy stuff and then it magically appears at your front door. Or, more recently, it's the place where you go to buy a...
Where is Amazon headed? Let's go to the (dart) board

12:10 | Jan 19th, 2018

Amazon has released its list of 20 finalists for the company's next headquarters. Many of the chosen don't come as big surprises: Chicago, Boston, New...
A robot wrote this headline! Your job is next

16:39 | Dec 21st, 2017

This is a crazy time of year for online retail behemoth Amazon – especially for their robots. Robots have already taken over a lot of the work in Kent's...
At Amazon the job is to eliminate work

21:08 | Dec 14th, 2017

We know, you want the jobs. That's why you're offering billions of dollars and other sweet kickbacks to get Amazon to move to your town.
Is Amazon your guilty pleasure?

17:40 | Nov 24th, 2017

We're a conflicted bunch. On one hand, we love to hate Amazon in Seattle because the city grew too fast and it's made problems for a lot of people. But...
Amazon's next city: Learn from our fail

17:54 | Nov 16th, 2017

A couple of years ago, a semitruck carrying a load of fish overturned on the Alaskan Way Viaduct during rush hour on a Tuesday. We get it: This is...
How things got weird between Seattle and Amazon

17:54 | Nov 2nd, 2017

So. It’s been a little tense in Seattle since Amazon started shopping around for a new city to love.
What happens when Amazon comes to your town?

01:43 | Oct 13th, 2017

In September, 2017, Amazon kicked off the country’s biggest lottery — a search for a second headquarters, a.k.a. HQ2. The city that wins that contest...