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5 tech tips for your Fourth of July weekend

In terms of technology, a lot has changed since July 4, 1776. We have radios. We have TVs. We have computers. And most recently, more than half of us now have smartphones. So as you celebrate the 238th Fourth of July weekend, here are five tech tips you may find useful. From educating you about astronomy to helping you… Read More


Amazon shows it’s no scrooge when it comes to 4th of July is getting into fireworks. No, don’t worry, the company isn’t selling them online. The company has stepped up as one of the corporate supporters of Seattle’s annual 4th of July fireworks show over Lake Union. The news comes as Amazon faces increasing scrutiny for a dearth of philanthropic activity in the community. The size of the… Read More