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Univ of Washingtons CoMotion innovation hub closes public access to makerspace and part of HQ

Why The New York Times is testing controversial tech including facial recognition and deepfakes

I went oneonone with Carnegie Mellons champion poker bot and did NOT get crushed

Tech Moves: Former Obama CIO and Microsoft exec Steven VanRoekel named Rockefeller Foundation COO

Working Geek: Sage CTO Michael Kellen builds software for medical collaboration and crowdsourcing

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Dec 23 2018

Star seismologist Lucy Jones sizes up Seattles readiness for the Really Big One

Testing a 20month sports jersey rental service Microsoft teams up with Packers and more from the week in sports tech

Working Geek: David Aronchicks new Microsoft job packs everything cool into one role

Andy Lius Unlock Venture Partners becomes latest earlystage firm to invest in Seattle startups

Baidus bold new AI hardware: A dancing home robot and a crazy colorful smart speaker

Amazon Web Services expands serverless computing strategy with support for a wider variety of software development tools

How Atlassian moved Jira and Confluence users to Amazon Web Services and what it learned along the way

Geeks Give Back award winner: WTIAs Apprenti program provides path to life changing tech jobs

Seattle cybersecurity startup ExtraHop to be acquired by private equity firms in 900M deal

Seattles new Nordic Museum to hold innovation conference featuring early Spotify investor and other tech leaders

TLDR: Apple becomes a 1 trillion company Starbucks Alibaba launch delivery service George Takei joins TraceMe

Flame on Elon Musk says Boring Company delivers its first NotaFlamethrower

Outreach CEO Manny Medina on leading the Seattle unicorn startup through the COVID19 crisis

Music City strikes a chord with Amazon: Nashville to become major logistics hub with 5000 corporate jobs

Affordable housing campaign raises 488M from Microsoft Amazon Ballmers and others to combat homelessness in Seattle region

Database error causes widespread ongoing Salesforce outage affecting Pardot customers

Dont want to be a doctor Tech takes 14 of 25 spots on Glassdoors list of highest paying jobs

5 reasons you should attend the GeekWire Summit on Oct 45 in Seattle

Meet the Zillow Prize winners who get 1M and bragging rights for beating the Zestimate

Springs magic window arrives in Seattle for home sellers looking for quick sale and big premium

Vera Whole Health aims for healthcare revolution as it raises 5M plans six new clinics

Expedia and City of Seattle debut affordability tool born from Innovation Advisory Council project

TMobile posts record 119B in Q4 revenue teases new Uncarrier move as it awaits Spring ruling

Foreign entrepreneurs can apply for temporary US residency under startup visa after court win by investor group

2018 World Cup: How to livestream the matches controversial video replay more sports tech news

Amazon warns onerous privacy regulations could hinder innovation in Senate hearing

Microsoft says AI is finally ready for broader use to help solve Earths environmental woes

Seattle Mariners try to keep fans in the game with streaming practices virtual cheering and more

Can Seattles next mayor build a bridge to the tech community Clues from each candidates take on Amazon HQ2

Seattlearea IoT software startup Elevt raises 95M for manufacturing machine monitoring tech

Downticket merges with Politiscope to let voters follow candidates donate to campaigns in one app

Junior Geek of the Month: Heven Ambachew uses tech to pursue her passion around social justice

MagniX moves electric aircraft engine production to new 40K squarefoot headquarters north of Seattle

Microsoft hires Google and Facebook product vet building out Teams for Life consumer group

Marguerite Casey Foundation CEO: Innovation isnt only about the future but about fixing the past

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Feb 3 2019

Pop culture toymaker Funko expands into board games with acquisition of Seattle studio

Seattle biotech firm Impel NeuroPharma files for 75M IPO

Illumina will pay 8B to acquire Grail the Bill Gates and Jeff Bezosbacked cancer detection company

Alliance of Angels still helping entrepreneurs take flight 20 years after initial spark from Tom Alberg Bill Gates Sr and Tom Cable

Junos 9B deal helps venture capitalist Bob Nelsen land on Midas List Seattle investors dont make cut

Auf Wiedersehen Project Runway hello Amazon: Fashion gurus Klum and Gunn to make Prime series

Washington Post profitable and growing for two years under Jeff Bezos ownership

Policymakers admit they need to get more intelligent about artificial intelligence