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Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
CB Insights report: top 5 companies most likely to have an IPO in 2017 are Qualtrics, Blue Apron, Zuora, Okta, and Pluralsight, among 369 firms in pipeline   —  There will be more tech companies going public in 2017 than this year.  —  That's the takeaway from CB Insights' fifth annual Tech …
Dec 26, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context
Dan Richman / GeekWire:
Microsoft wins $927M tech support contract with US Defense Information Systems Agency following company's earlier deal to move all 4M DoD employees to Win 10   —  Microsoft has won a $927-million, five-year contract to provide technical support to the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).
Dec 21, 2016, 12:25 AMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Wynn Resorts to put Amazon Echo in 4.7K+ Wynn Las Vegas rooms, starting summer 2017   —  Alexa, open the curtains?  —  You may soon be able to ask that question when traveling to the Wynn Las Vegas hotel, which announced today that it will place Amazon's Echo device — powered by the voice assistant Alexa — in all 4,748 hotel rooms.
Dec 14, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
New Microsoft Translator feature enables real-time, in-person, multi-language translations for conversations across multiple devices   —  Microsoft this morning announced a new feature for its Translator program that will let people use their smartphones to have conversations in several languages at the same time.
Dec 13, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Postmates ordered to pay 2+ years of workers' comp premiums for 3K+ couriers in WA state following audit by state regulator; the company is appealing decision   —  Delivery startup Postmates has been ordered to retroactively pay more than two years of workers' compensation premiums …
Dec 13, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft will use emulation tech to allow Windows 10 on ARM to run x86 Win32 apps through partnership with Qualcomm   —  Microsoft will again seek to expand the reach of its Windows PC operating system to devices running mobile-oriented ARM processors, through a partnership with Qualcomm announced tonight …
Dec 7, 2016, 11:25 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Facebook leasing two office buildings totaling 384,000 sq. ft. and 4,100 sq. ft. of retail space in Seattle, nearly doubling its footprint in city   —  Social media giant Facebook is growing its presence in Seattle in a big way, leasing a pair of planned office buildings in the South Lake Union neighborhood, right in Amazon's backyard.
Dec 3, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Amazon debuts AWS Shield, its Cloudflare competitor, to protect against DDoS attacks, and offers two tiers; basic version will be on by default   —  A little more than a month after a massive online assault took down Reddit, Netflix, Twitter and other major online properties …
Dec 1, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon sold 5.1M Echo devices in the US since 2014 launch, about 2M of them in first nine months of 2016, according to Consumer Intelligence Research Partners   —  Amazon's Echo device has reached a sales milestone, with a new report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners estimating …
Nov 28, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Amazon limits customers to five reviews per week; verified purchases, books, music, and video are exempt from the cap   —  Amazon will start capping the number of product reviews any customer can submit in a given week, limiting each person to five/week except for products that have been verified …
Nov 26, 2016, 1:10 AMIn context

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