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In new book Microsoft cautions humanity to develop AI ethics guidelines now

TLDR: Howard Schultz steps down as Starbucks chair the state of bike share new White House app uses Amazon Rekognition

The case for Amazon HQ2 in Toronto gets stronger amid Trump attacks and tech boom

Amazon starts hiring for HQ2 plans to grow to 400 in Northern Virginia by end of year

Investor Heather Redman elected to lead board of Washington Technology Industry Association

TLDR Editors Picks: How Tech is Changing Seattle

Shareholders ACLU urge Amazon to stop selling facial recognition software to police ahead of event at tech giants HQ

Can Big Tech solve the housing crisis The politics of private companies taking on public issues

Amazon Microsoft Zillow and more tech giants join Innovation Council to address Seattle challenges

Microsoft expands broadband initiative to bring internet to 3 million people in rural communities

Should gender diversity on corporate boards be legally required Women VCs tech execs weigh in

Is Amazon serious about slowing its Seattle growth Tech and community leaders weigh in

Oregon senator proposes privacy regulations with prison and revenue penalties for data misuse

Wealthy tech tycoons funnel gains into lowincome Opportunity Zones under new tax law

TLDR: Seattle repeals Amazon Tax ATT and Time Warner deal approved the biggest games at E3

Is Washington DC worthy of Amazon HQ2 We tested the nations capital to find out

Exclusive: Amazon moving thousands of employees out of Seattle relocating key division to nearby city

Redfin CEO challenges Seattle to avoid SFs pitfalls: If we think were smarter than everyone else we should figure it out

Former Washington Gov Christine Gregoire says Seattle head tax undermines our international and national reputation

Tech industry cheers GOP tax overhaul

Why Seattles neighbor Bellevue is winning the race toward selfdriving cars

Quasidorms for adults gain popularity as an affordable option in booming cities

Washington state greenlights delivery robots on sidewalks

QA: Microsoft President Brad Smith on historic international partnership to curb online extremism

Presidential hopeful Inslee calls states innovation economy a model for the other Washington

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

Portland quietly launches mobile location data project with Alphabets controversial Sidewalk Labs

AOC vs Amazon: Alexandria OcasioCortez warns of bias in tech giants facial detection tech

Startup looks to connect travelers with Seattle hosts and use tourism dollars to help homeless

This Seattle startup is giving Election Day off to its 200 employees to vote and celebrate democracy

Tech helped Cyrus Habib get to Washingtons secondhighest office and new innovations hold even more promise for the blind

Washington state leaders announce firstofitskind plan to defend net neutrality for constituents

5 immigration actions the Trump admin took in 2018 and how they impact the tech industry

Apple CEO Tim Cook takes tech industry to task: If you want to take credit first learn to take responsibility

May HQ2 be ever in your favor: Amazons new short list pits 20 cities against each other in a risky game

Senate abandons plan to tax stock options at vesting after backlash from the tech industry

Amazon Microsoft and more Seattlearea businesses donate 7M to Special Olympics ahead of the 2018 games

CityBldr will start buying homes in Seattle taking on Zillow Redfin Opendoor with a twist

Downtown Seattle Association CEO: Tech industry unfairly blamed for housing crisis

On the other side of the state Spokanes tech scene capitalizes on Seattle squeeze

Seattleites are most likely to move to these Amazon HQ2 cities does that give them an edge

Washington will be a world leader for selfdriving cars and electric ferries governor predicts

Why Microsoft is backing a major tax hike on itself and Amazon

TLDR: Inside Rentons effort to become the next big tech hub of the Pacific Northwest

Seattle moves forward with plan to bring Uber and Lyft regulations in line with taxis

Can the tech industry create more affordable cities Google parent Alphabet is betting yes

ExMicrosoft managers launch Opportunity Zone fund courting tech investors for real estate projects in lowincome neighborhoods

Will San Franciscos business tax for homeless relief succeed where Seattles failed This tech billionaire is fighting for it

Interview: Washington Gov Jay Inslee on privacy regulating Big Tech and his presidential ambitions

Commentary: Seattle cannot afford to fall behind on 5G wireless technology