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Seattle startup Nori raises cash for blockchain marketplace to fight climate change

Sonos targets coffee shops cafes and more with program that bundles smart speakers and services

Microsoft Amazon Facebook and other tech giants pledge to crack down on violent extremism in Christchurch call to action

Acumatica jabs at SAP Concur with new expense reporting features in latest challenge to tech titans

Videos: Heres how browsing on Microsofts dualscreen Surface Duo phone will work

Nordstrom tests new instore experience in bid to become best fashion retailer in a digital world

Talk of the town: Ignite Seattle nabs new sponsor and partner to make its speaker events even better

Is Amazon selling facial recognition software to ICE Exec fields tough questions at NY hearing

President Trump a frequent Amazon critic may have just helped the retail giant on its pioneering drone delivery quest

Behind the scenes: Kevin Durants epic return proves booming Seattle is ready for the NBA again

Amazon criticized for ending warehouse bonuses and stock awards in shift to 15hour wage

Google and Facebook sued by Washington state AG for alleged violations of campaign finance law

Amazon pays 700000 as part of pact with Washington state AG to crack down on toxic school supplies nationwide

BlackSky makes a deal to sell satellite imagery to NASA and makes its first quarterly report

Amazon redirects some employees to build out COVID19 testing capacity for its frontline workers

Koverse cofounders tap NSA expertise to build a platform to solve unsolvable tech challenges

Uber CEO Seattle investor and labor leader call for portable benefits in Washington state

GeekWire Awards 2018: Nominations open earlybird tickets on sale

Researchers create Shadow Figment cybersecurity decoy tech that lure attackers into a fake world

Working Geek: Lizza Miller believes in the smart use of tech to make people healthier

More than 900 Amazon employees plan climate change walkout in solidarity with youth activists

Real estate investment app Concreit launches with 6M in new funding

Billiondollar sneaker startup Allbirds to open store in Seattle as it expands brickandmortar footprint

Kubernetes in 2018: When the going gets good the good get boring

Zillow Group pleased with ruling in federal patent suit over mobile real estate search apps

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

Geared Up Podcast: How Apple could use Shazams technology after reported 400M acquisition

Rest easy: Pillow maker Throwboy proves that no entrepreneurial dream is too far fetched

Seattles Joe Coffee is uniting independent coffee shops with tech to compete against Starbucks

Bill Gates calls meeting Jeffrey Epstein huge mistake addresses his past conduct at Microsoft

Coupa Software acquiring Seattle startup Yapta to help businesses cut travel costs

Walmart completes 16B Flipkart acquisition furthering India ecommerce battle with Amazon

Magic Leap hires top Microsoft exec Peggy Johnson as CEO

How this tech engineer is using his sons rare disease as inspiration to disrupt drug development

Geek of the Week: Expedia Groups Connie Chung navigates tough tech to solve travel headaches

President Trump signs an executive order guiding how federal agencies use AI tech

Microsoft details online attacks from Russia China and Iran against US presidential campaigns

Tech Moves: Impinj hires IT exec Fraxion opens Seattle office Echo Health Ventures partner departs and more

Startups vie for gadget greatness: Vote for the best hardware innovation at the GeekWire Awards

From augmented reality to fake news: Five glimpses of the future from scifi author Neal Stephenson

Portland startup OpenSesame raises 28M to expand corporate training marketplace

Shares of Sprint and TMobile spike after merger talks reignite

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of March 31 2019

Smartsheet will give customers better tools for managing complicated sales cycles and access controls

Vicis assets sold for 285M to Schutt investor promising to revive failed startups helmet tech

Madrona Venture Labs spinout Uplevel raises 75M to measure engineering teams productivity

Wrench raises 20M to ratchet up growth of techpowered car repair platform

Cloudflare establishes Seattlearea office with purchase of Microsoft Research spinout S2 Systems

Investor predictions for 2020: Venture capitalists on what to watch for and how startups should prepare

Microsoft acquires collaboration software startup Ally to bolster employee experience platform Viva