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Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Microsoft sold 6.6M Xbox consoles during the holiday quarter, down 11% from a year ago   —  In its quarterly earnings report today, Microsoft said it sold 6.6 million Xbox consoles — both Xbox One and Xbox 360 combined — from October to December, which was down from the 7.4 million units sold during the year-ago quarter.
Jan 26, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Bill and Melinda Gates annual letter: How the smartphone will lift up the world   —  Fifteen years after starting their foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates released their 2015 annual letter overnight, laying out their goals for the next 15 years and explaining their “big bet” — that …
Jan 23, 2015, 7:50 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Facebook doubles its office space in Seattle, where it has grown from 90 to 400 employees in two years   —  Facebook soars to 400 employees in Seattle — and now it's doubling its space to make room for more  —  Facebook's Seattle office has reached a whopping 400 employees — and it's showing no signs of slowing down.
Jan 17, 2015, 12:25 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft chastises Google for disclosing Windows 8.1 security hole prior to patch … Microsoft is publicly criticizing Google for releasing details about a security vulnerability in Windows 8.1 two days before the Redmond company was slated to patch the bug — saying that Google is putting users …
Jan 12, 2015, 12:50 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Holiday sales of Nook hardware and accessories dropped 67.9% year-over-year   —  Nook sales hit new low as Barnes & Noble reports holiday results  —  This is what an Amazon victory looks like.  Barnes & Noble this morning reported its 2014 holiday sales numbers, including a decline …
Jan 8, 2015, 6:55 PMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / GeekWire:
Twitter fixes bug that caused login issues for Android and mobile web users   —  Updated: Twitter recovered from login woes … Update: Twitter's service is back to normal following a five hour period this evening when users were unable to log in.  Our full story follows below.
Dec 28, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context
Bill Schrier / GeekWire:
Seattle Police Department holds hackathon centered on tech for redacting videos recorded by officers from dashcams and body-worn cameras   —  Inside the Seattle Police hackathon: A substantial first step  —  The Seattle Police Department (SPD) held its first-ever hackathon on Friday.
Dec 21, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Longtime Internet Explorer leader Dean Hachamovitch is leaving Microsoft   —  Dean Hachamovitch is leaving Microsoft.  And yes, of course, there is an IE shirt associated with this milestone, too.  The longtime Internet Explorer leader, who led the efforts to modernize and revitalize Microsoft's web browser …
Dec 18, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Redfin raises $70.9M to continue national real estate expansion … Redfin today announced $70.9 million in fresh funding, money that the Seattle real estate brokerage will use to continue its national expansion.  Total funding in the 10-year-old company now stands at $166 million.
Dec 18, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Xbox One sells 1.2M units in U.S. in November, topping PS4 and Wii U in early holiday battle   —  Microsoft's Xbox One posted overall record unit sales in November, with 1.2 million units sold in the U.S. — reaping the benefits of a $50 price cut to top the PlayStation 4 and Wii U …
Dec 12, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context

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