Free The Children co-founder Craig Kielburger and Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll answer questions before We Day 2014.

WeDay 2014: Pete Carroll and Seattle tech execs deliver empowerment message to kids

More than 15,000 energetic students from over 450 schools in Washington state packed an electric Key Arena on Friday for We Day Seattle, an event co-sponsored by Microsoft that celebrates youth empowerment. Every student in attendance today participated in a year-long education program called We Act. To attend the event, which features 45 speakers like… Read More

Seahawks receiver Golden Tate, here wearing his GoPro during Super Bowl media, apparently doesn't want UberX to leave Seattle.

Seahawks star football players join the fight to save UberX in Seattle

First Macklemore, now the Seahawks. One day after Macklemore, the world-famous rapper and Seattle native, used his social media accounts to voice opposition against proposed regulations that could limit the number of UberX, Lyft and Sidecar drivers in Seattle to 300, it looks like some Seahawks wide receivers feel the same way. Golden Tate and Doug Baldwin, the… Read More


It’s all ’bout Seattle, boss: What do we make of this Super Bowl moment?

The Super Bowl clinched it: Seattle is having a moment. “We’re not just some harmless, damp dorks up in the corner anymore,” Seattle’s Lindy West wrote in Jezebel. “We’re winners now.” The Seahawks’ dominating victory Sunday has trained a spotlight on Seattle that the city hasn’t seen in years, illuminating our current culture and character… Read More


At least Denver won something: Broncos dominate Super Bowl conversation on Twitter

The Seattle Seahawks completely obliterated the Denver Broncos in just about every facet of Sunday’s Super Bowl. Off the field, however, is where Denver found some success. The Broncos dominated the conversation on Twitter — probably because everyone was talking about how poorly the Peyton Manning-led team was performing during its 43-8 loss. Which team… Read More


Comic: How the Seahawks could help Microsoft

It’s a big day for the city of Seattle, with the Seahawks trouncing the Denver Broncos, 43-8, to claim their first Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl XLVIII. (Yes, I called it.) And it’s shaping up be a big week for Microsoft, with the announcement of the company’s next CEO reported to be imminent. So what if… Read More


How to watch the Super Bowl online for free

If you won’t be in front of a TV on Sunday but still want a way to watch the Super Bowl, there are a few ways to catch the action online. FOX is streaming the Super Bowl, along with the festivities before and after the game, for free at and via the Fox Sports Go iPad app. Typically,… Read More CEO Sean Muller in the KIRO radio studios. (Erynn Rose Photo)

GeekWire Radio: Keeping score of Super Bowl ads

Yes, in case it’s not obvious, we’ve got Seahawks Fever around here, and this week’s GeekWire radio show is no exception. This special Super Bowl edition of the show features a conversation about one of the most closely watched parts of the game. Of course, we’re talking about Super Bowl ads. Our guest in the… Read More


Photo: Massive Seahawks logo painted on Google’s Kirkland campus expansion

Microsoft and Amazon already showed Seahawks love today. Boeing impressed nearly everybody a day earlier with that special Seahawks-themed 747-8 jet. Now, construction workers building Google’s new office in Kirkland are in on the 12th Man fun, too. A giant Seahawks logo measuring 150-by-75 feet was hand-painted on the site of Google’s Kirkland campus expansion,… Read More