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Startup Spotlight: Education app from Bloomz gives parents a window into the classroom

Microsofts Brad Smith on 500M housing pledge: We want our success to support the region

Pay equity tech startup Syndio names Smartsheet cofounder Maria Colacurcio as CEO lands 5M in funding

End of the road for Wanderlust Society as travel startup created by Amazon vets is shutting down

Seattle startup studio Pioneer Square Labs raises new fund to bankroll more companies

Nancy Pelosi says this may be our moment to crack down on sexual harassment

The power of radical candor and 4 other unorthodox leadership tips from Smartsheet CEO Mark Mader

Oracle expanding in Seattle with big new lease escalating cloud battle with Amazon

Amazon unveils refreshed 130 Kindle Paperwhite a new waterproof version of its topselling ereader

Microsoft teams with Answer ALS makes 1M donation to ambitious big data project

Why this former Microsoft distinguished engineer decided to build weedzapping laserarmed robots

BlackSky wins 50M in financing from Intelsat for Earthwatching constellation

Immigrants Journey: 7 foreignborn tech leaders talk about the impact of changing US policies

Rapper IceT gets Amazons attention after saying he almost shot a delivery driver outside his crib

PTO Exchange raises 3M to grow platform that helps employees cash out unused vacation time

Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman talks about maintaining company values and his theory of human happiness

Gates Foundations new research institute officially opens targeting malaria and other global diseases

Interview: How Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene is navigating the tricky world of cloudbased AI

Former Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff launches dotLA a news site for Southern California tech

GeekWire Gala 2019: Ugly sweaters geek karaoke and other fun scenes from our annual holiday bash

Spencer Rascoff reveals his postZillow life after longtime CEO departed real estate giant in February

Educational robot maker Wonder Workshop raises 41M from Tencent Madrona and others

Data privacy firm Integris raises 3M as companies prepare for California Consumer Privacy Act

Steve Ballmer breaks down the numbers behind the LA Clippers historic NBA playoff comeback win

New interactive climate tool reveals temperature and rainfall changes in your own backyard or close to it

TLDR: Spotify goes public Microsoft bets on AI Brotopia of Silicon Valley

Convoys latest digital trucking breakthrough is 100 automation of the load pricing process

Facebook taps former Vulcan and Gates Ventures exec John Pinette to run global communications

Seattle tech IPO: Limeade debuts on Australian stock exchange raising 68M at 335M valuation

Microsoft shakes up board nominating GlaxoSmithKline CEO as two longtime directors depart

Zillow creates new 3D Home feature with special photo app to bring 360degree tours to listings

Startup backed by exNBA players raises cash to build software for high school athletic programs

Native American robotics team from rural reservation chases tech dreams at GeekWire Bash

Microsoft acquires BlueTalon to bolster its Azure Data Governance group

A lowcost Tesla car Elon Musk talks about tech without turmoil on YouTube

Announcing the GeekWire Cloud Tech Summit: Top tech leaders from Microsoft and Amazon added to agenda earlybird tickets on sale

Pulumi releases softwaredevelopment kit to unlock the multicloud potential of Kubernetes

Seattle startup Tasso raises 6M for athome blood draw technology

Techstars Seattle unveils 2018 cohort of 10 startups calls it our most diverse mix of founders ever

Microsoft event on Oct 2 expected to feature new Surface devices

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Jan 21 2018

Employment lawyers puzzled over IBMs noncompete suit against Microsofts new diversity chief

An inside look at Create33: Madronas new founder center attempts to spark Seattle entrepreneurs

HaptX debuts new version of hightech haptic virtual reality gloves at GeekWire Summit

After reportedly butting heads with Larry Ellison Oracles top cloud executive is leaving the company

Red Hat and Microsoft teaming up for a managed OpenShift service on Azure

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

Amazon reportedly working on highend Echo smart speaker Alexapowered home robot

Apple picks up two seasons of new show starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon

Amid reports of abandoned projects Amazon says its still excited about physical bookstores