Amazon

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Amazon is the world's largest online retailer of books, movies, music and games along with electronics, toys, apparel, sports, tools, groceries and general home and garden items. Jeff Bezos founded Amazon.com in 1994, and the site went online in 1995. It is named after the Amazon River, one of the largest rivers in the world. Amazon.com started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified, selling DVDs, CDs, MP3 downloads, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, and toys.