In his final letter to shareholders, Jeff Bezos calculated how much his company has benefited stakeholders. Let’s check his math.

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Before winner-take-all became the name of the game, a bookseller called Ingram showed a better way

“The world is moving apart in trust. In previous years, market-level trust has moved largely in lockstep, but for the first time ever there is now a distinct split between extreme trust gainers and losers. No market saw steeper declines than the United States, with a 37-point aggregate drop in trust across all institutions. At the opposite end of the spectrum, China experienced a 27-point gain, more than any other market.” 2018 Edelman Trust Barometer

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The jacket for my forthcoming book, available October 10.

When I broke my electric kettle, Amazon had a new one to me in less than six hours.

Fake maps claiming to correlate crime rates and Democratic votes, circulated via email.

This is protest as it should be done. Forcefully, clearly, respectfully.

Tim O'Reilly

Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media. Watching the alpha geeks, sharing their stories, helping the future unfold.

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