This week on the GeekWire Podcast, we recap a strange week in tech news, including our first glimpse of Paul Allen’s autobiography, telling all about Bill Gates; Amazon.com’s effort to push deeper into the music industry, minus the support of the major record labels; and the trouble with Facebook encountered by Seattle startup Zapd.
Joining us as our guests in the studio are Adam Tratt, Kevin Leneway, and Kyle Kesterson, the co-founders of Seattle startup Giant Thinkwell, who share the inside story of their company — including their run-ins with John Stamos and Lady Gaga. And in our final segment, we have a new installment in our Name that Tech Tune contest, offering two lucky people a chance to win tickets to the upcoming WordPress Seattle conference.
Continue reading for links related to the subjects we discussed on the show…
Paul Allen and Bill Gates: Bill Gates and Paul Allen, the raw truth, as told by Allen … Report: Paul Allen book has ‘created a rift’ with Bill Gates
Giant Thinkwell: Hey developers: Forget the cheeseburgers, have a LOLcat … Giant Thinkwell site .. Giant Thinkwell team.