Live: Amazon unveils its new Fire Phone

We’re getting set for the unveiling of Amazon’s new device, widely believed to be a smartphone, at a special event this morning here in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood. My GeekWire colleague Todd Bishop and I will be live-blogging the action here in this post and following up with hands-on impressions throughout the day. Amazon has really… Read More


Video: Live from Startup Day

It’s Startup Day! GeekWire is excited to carry on this Seattle-area tech tradition, featuring a full day of talks from entrepreneurial veterans to help master key steps of the startup process. More than 300 people are joining us here at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, with lots of great conversations already happening in the networking area. Over… Read More

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos at the Kindle Fire HD launch. Amazon announced Monday that the tablet is the best-selling product across all of Amazon worldwide.

Live: Amazon unveils new Kindles and ‘Kindle Fire HD’

Posting from Santa Monica, Calif.: I’m here this morning for Amazon’s big press event at an airplane hangar, where the company is expected to unveil a new lineup of Kindle readers, plus the next version of the Kindle Fire tablet, and possibly a surprise or two. Amazon provided a sneak peek at the new products… Read More