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Washington states attempt at data privacy regulation passes key milestone

Separating tech fact from the fiction around Jamal Khashoggis Apple Watch

ICE is on the hunt for a new DevOps company thanks to a software engineers protest

Congress may be divided on taxes but its finally united in its war on faxes

US Senators reintroduce startup visa legislation but outlook is dim

ATT gets a friendly fine from the FTC over unlimited plan throttling

Why we should trust Apple and Google more than our governments

Report: China will outspend US on AI research by end of 2018

Microsoft researcher cautions media not to fall prey to fringe groups flying false flag of conservatism

Elizabeth Warrens bold plan to break up Big Tech would unwind major acquisitions and thats just the beginning

Seattle techs extraordinary year: These are the stories well remember in the business of innovation

Political skills in highdemand at tech companies in Seattle New York and San Francisco

Amazon accuses Trump of using Pentagon cloud contract for his own personal and political ends

Silicon Valleys competing philosophies on tech ethics with The New Yorkers Andrew Marantz

The Pentagons new heartbeat detection laser could save us from our surveillance horror

Washington states data privacy bill supported by Microsoft dies as key players fail to reach compromise

Google adds 8216no politics talk8217 policy for employees

Threequarters of Americans lack confidence in tech companies ability to fight election interference

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

Amazon emerges as tech industry villain in Democratic debates

Amazon Facebook and other big companies to attend a White House AI summit Thursday

Amazon gives 1M to group seeking to upend Seattle City Council in upcoming election

Democracy Live raises 45M to grow cloudbased ballot platform

Fake news sites are simply changing their domain name to get around Facebook factcheckers

Seattle passes smaller head tax on big companies but will compromise appease Amazon

Trump and tech: Collisions cooperation and consequences in the first full year of his presidency

ACLU demands FBI explain request to wiretap Facebook Messenger

Seattle tech leaders endorse former US attorney Jenny Durkan calling for a mayor who can keep up with everchanging city

Amid shutdown Boeing offers to help military families watch football playoffs

The White Houses social media bias survey has a terrible privacy policy

Washington state authorizes mobile fueling legislator calls it timely as residents practice social distancing

Huge awakening in data privacy drives big growth for Seattle startup Integris

Hundreds handed over their Tinder to a chatbot to get young people to vote

The Riveter launches 2020 presidential speaker series hosting Buttigieg Harris and Gillibrand

Biden stages a Super Tuesday comeback as Sanders fights for the rest in the West

GeekWire Podcast: Bezos fields criticism despite 10B climate pledge Seattle braces for The Big One and more

Inside GitHubs fight to protect devs from EUs disastrous Copyright Reform

Google facing an internal rebellion will end its work with the US military

Reports: 126M Facebook users saw content from Russian agents around Election Day

Policymakers admit they need to get more intelligent about artificial intelligence

Instagram refused to run an HIV preventative drug campaign because it contained politics

Britains mass surveillance regime is directly opposing human rights

Tax Amazon activists petition for ballot initiative to raise 300Myear for affordable housing

How to watch Facebook and Twitters big hearings with Congress

How America First could cost the US its quantum computer supremacy

Microsoft employees demand cancellation of contracts with ICE

Facebook let antivaxxers run rampant with misinformation ads because money

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

Oregon counties test mobile voting allowing overseas citizens to cast ballots using smartphones

Can tech fix Seattle Facebook Twitter and others join new innovation council amid debate over groups role