Catch up with the most recent technology news and startup news for the week. These are the top stories from GeekWire’s August 8th, 2021 edition.
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Don’t worry about curing the locusts if things aren’t quite so apocalyptic for you right now. … Read More
Perhaps the old adage that you cannot make silk purses from a sow’s ears is true. … Read More
One company that has ties to Seattle is focusing on technology-based after-life decision making and purchasing. … Read More
New stats from Amazon reveal the company’s total spending on jobs and infrastructure in each U.S. … Read More
After more than 23-years, Charlie Bell has resigned as a senior leader of Amazon and an integral part of its cloud business. … Read More
Perseid meteor shower makes for one of the most popular summer stargazing opportunities. … Read More
Remote work is becoming a popular option for companies looking to shrink their office space. Convoy, a Seattle startup is doing exactly the opposite. … Read More
Leafly has joined the SPAC party. According to the announcements made Monday by both companies, Leafly, an online marketplace for cannabis in Seattle, will go public with Merida Merger Corp of New York. This deal is a special-purpose acquisition company. … Read More
Forbes released the sixth annual Cloud 100 ranking, which included four startups with high value from Seattle. Forbes ranked the 50 best private cloud companies worldwide. … Read More
Seattle’s population grew by 21% to 737,015 people and King County swelled by more than 300,000 residents since 2010, according to new U.S. … Read More
Publited at Sun, 15 August 2021 15:58.58 +0000