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Mike Carter / The Seattle Times:
Interview with former Microsoft senior manager Brian Jorgenson: “I told myself, “Members of Congress can do it""   —  Former Microsoft manager charged with insider trading  —  A former Microsoft senior manager was charged Thursday with insider trading after tipping a friend to secret financial deals and information.
Dec 19, 2013, 5:55 PMIn context
Sanjay Bhatt / The Seattle Times:
Amazon's plans for spherical building in downtown Seattle approved by city design panel   —  Amazon's bubble building gets OK from design panel  —  A city panel on Tuesday signed off on Amazon.com's design for a five-story office building formed by three intersecting spheres …
Oct 26, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Jay Greene / The Seattle Times:
Amazon blasts GAO and IBM over $600 million CIA contract   —  A redacted version of a lawsuit Amazon filed against the federal government became public today, offering a look at the company's effort to block rebidding of its lucrative CIA deal.  —  Amazon Web Services' battle with IBM …
Aug 20, 2013, 9:10 PMIn context
Manuel Valdes / The Seattle Times:
Washington state sues Florida company over unwanted text-message spam   —  A lawsuit filed by Attorney General Rob McKenna's office against Orlando-based Dinav Holding and its owners is one of the first lawsuits by a state attorney general targeting spamming via text messages.
Dec 11, 2012, 10:10 AMIn context
The Seattle Times:
Internet, phones cut in parts of Syrian capital   —  Syrian activists say authorities have blocked Internet and cell phone signals in parts of the nation's capital, where rebels and government troops are engaged in fierce clashes.  —  BEIRUT —  Syrian activists say authorities …
Nov 30, 2012, 12:55 AMIn context
Janet I. Tu / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft, Motorola set to square off in court over patent payments   —  Microsoft and Motorola will be battling it out in a federal courtroom in Seattle starting Tuesday.  The trial is being closely watched for its ramifications on the larger patent — and market — battles being fought between huge tech companies.
Nov 12, 2012, 8:30 AMIn context
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft offers $100 giveaway to line up for Surface   —  There's plenty of interest in Microsoft's new Surface tablets and Windows 8 so it's a little surprising that the company is making a lucrative offer to get people to line up at stores on their big launch day.
Oct 25, 2012, 5:15 PMIn context
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times:
Q&A: Nintendo boss on Wii U vs. AppleTV, Google, Xbox 720 ...   Here are edited excerpts of my interview with Reggie Fils-Aime, president of Nintendo of America.  (photo by Mark Harrison, Times staff photographer)  —  The conversation in his Redmond aerie led to today's column on the upcoming Wii U …
Oct 10, 2012, 4:40 AMIn context
Janet I. Tu / The Seattle Times:
Ballmer trumpets Microsoft's ‘epic year’   —  Q and A: Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer discusses new products and services, the state of the company and its future.  —  This fall, Microsoft is embarking on one of its biggest series of launches ever, with new versions or updates …
Sep 16, 2012, 10:35 AMIn context

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