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John Cook / GeekWire:
PopCap Games co-founder emerges with virtual reality startup Pluto VR   —  As the co-founder of PopCap Games, John Vechey helped create some of the most compelling and beloved games for PCs, consoles and mobile devices.  Now, the 37-year-old Seattle entrepreneur sees the same opportunity …
Feb 27, 2015, 6:40 AMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Software maker K2 raises more than $100M to help businesses build custom applications … K2 may not be the best known software company in the Seattle area.  In fact, most people hearing the name probably first think of the Seattle-based ski manufacturer.  —  But in the shadow of companies …
Feb 18, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Zillow closes $2.5 billion acquisition of Trulia, plans to cut 350 staffers … Zillow and Trulia are now one.  —  The online real estate giants today officially combined operations, with Zillow closing the acquisition of its longtime rival for $2.5 billion in stock, creating a juggernaut …
Feb 17, 2015, 5:05 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
FTC clears Zillow's $1.8 billion acquisition of Trulia, deal could close next week   —  Seattle-based online real estate company Zillow announced Friday afternoon that it plans to close its $1.8 billion acquisition of San Francisco-based Trulia as early as next Tuesday.
Feb 13, 2015, 5:40 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Candy Crush maker King buys Seattle gaming startup Z2 for up to $150M, creating first U.S. studio   —  Battle Nations meet Candy Crush.  Z2, the Seattle mobile gaming company known for titles such as Battle Nations and Metalstorm, is being acquired for up to $150 million in cash by King Digital Entertainment.
Feb 12, 2015, 5:40 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Packages with people: Sidecar launches same-day delivery service, partners with Eat24 … Sidecar is no longer just getting people from point A to point B — the company is delivering packages now, too.  —  The San Francisco-based startup announced a new service today rolling out nationwide called Sidecar Deliveries.
Feb 9, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Galvanize to open massive, 71,000-square-foot ‘tech startup campus’ and coding school in Seattle   —  Good news for Seattle entrepreneurs: Galvanize is opening up a huge new space in Pioneer Square.  The Denver-based company's hybrid model combines tech office space with a programming school, access to investors and mentorship.
Feb 6, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Stealthy enterprise data storage startup Qumulo raises $40M, adds Isilon founder to board … Hang around the Qumulo office long enough, and you'll certainly see someone whizzing by on a Razor scooter.  The two-wheelers are spread throughout the 16th floor of the Century Square building in downtown Seattle …
Feb 4, 2015, 1:35 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon posts $214M profit, $0.45 EPS in Q4 2014 on $29.33B revenue; Prime membership grows 53% year over year   —  Amazon Prime memberships grow 53% in 2014, despite $20 price hike … Amazon's decision to increase the price of its Prime membership doesn't seem to be hurting the company.
Jan 29, 2015, 5:05 PMIn context
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

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