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Jacob Demmitt / GeekWire:
Amazon secretly testing new restaurant delivery service in Seattle with Prime Now rollout … Amazon has quietly started experimenting with delivery of hot meals from restaurants in the Seattle area, GeekWire has learned.  It's a sign that the e-commerce giant could soon throw its weight …
Aug 25, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Jacob Demmitt / GeekWire:
Amazon set to launch new ‘Amazon Flex’ package pickup service with Prime Now in Seattle area … GeekWire has discovered a “confidential” new Amazon facility that's getting ready to launch Prime Now one-hour delivery in the Seattle area, as well as a completely new service called “Amazon Flex.”
Aug 18, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Full memo: Jeff Bezos responds to brutal New York Times story, says it doesn't represent the Amazon he leads   —  The cruel and back-stabbing environment described by The New York Times in a recent report on the workplace culture at Amazon.com has struck a nerve with Jeff Bezos …
Aug 17, 2015, 2:05 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Data-analysis firm Tableau Software acquires Infoactive, a startup that turns data into infographics   —  Tableau makes first acquisition ever, swoops up startup that turns data into infographics … For the first time in its 13-year history, Tableau Software is acquiring another company.
Aug 5, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Jacob Demmitt / GeekWire:
Zillow beats expectations with $171M revenue in Q2 as Trulia acquisition starts to pay off … Zillow, the Seattle-based online real estate service, is already enjoying some benefits from acquiring its largest competitor, Trulia, in February — but it hasn't been easy.
Aug 4, 2015, 7:30 PMIn context
Jacob Demmitt / GeekWire:
Microsoft unveils Xbox One DVR features, enabling recording and playback of free over-the-air TV … Xbox One owners will soon be able to use their game console to record and play back live television from free, over-the-air broadcasts, Microsoft announced this morning.
Aug 4, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Photo editing startup PicMonkey lands $41M from Bay Area-based Spectrum Equity … PicMonkey is already a successful startup, boasting more than 25 million monthly users and hundreds of thousands of paying customers from 190 countries who visit the photo-editing site each day.
Jul 30, 2015, 6:05 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Starbucks partners with Lyft, will offer rewards to drivers and passengers through its loyalty program   —  Starbucks is riding with Lyft: Riders and drivers to get ‘stars’ for coffee and food under new alliance … Starbucks just announced a broad partnership with ride-sharing company Lyft …
Jul 22, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Zillow takes direct swipe at DocuSign with acquisition of digital signature upstart DotLoop … Five months after acquiring rival Trulia in a blockbuster $2.5 billion deal, Zillow is back in the acquisition game.  —  The Seattle online real estate company today said it has agreed to acquire DotLoop …
Jul 22, 2015, 6:10 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft to acquire FieldOne Systems, expanding Dynamics business in mobile customer service … Microsoft has reached a deal to buy FieldOne Systems LLC, a company that makes customer service technology for workers in the field — including mobile apps and cloud services for automated scheduling …
Jul 16, 2015, 10:35 AMIn context

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