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Jeff Bezos makes his mark on Washington Post with new app

It will deliver newspaper to some Amazon Kindle tablet owners free

MR BEZOS: The Amazon founder's ideas and preoccupations have quietly helped shape the Washington Post, executives say, and empowered its technology employees.


IN recent months, The Washington Post has been worried about reducing "cognitive overhead". The phrase, borrowed from its new owner, billionaire Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, refers to the number of decisions or actions readers must make before getting what they want.