Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Jan. 17, 2016.
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Most popular stories on GeekWire
Dish’s telemarketers allegedly failed to heed no-call lists, and the satellite-TV provider may be fined up to $24 billion, a sum larger than the company’s current market value. … Read More
A very different kind of refugee crisis may drive Seattle home prices even higher in 2016. … Read More
Seattle Seahawks lineman Russell Okung has received a lot feedback since penning a heartfelt response on GeekWire to Paul Graham’s recent essay on economic inequality. … Read More
A team of software engineers at Rice University has introduced a new programming language called TrumpScript. … Read More
From Hall of Fame quarterbacks to prominent spine surgeons, more than 140 investors are betting on a Seattle startup that has spent two years developing a high-tech football helmet. … Read More
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture sent up its New Shepard suborbital spaceship on another flight test to outer-space altitudes today, and brought it back to a safe landing. … Read More
Many of us have a love/hate relationship with the role technology plays in our lives. … Read More
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture may have done another flight test, and Elon Musk’s SpaceX is making waves with its rocket progress – but don’t forget about Richard Branson. … Read More
If you’re used to partying like it’s 1999, fast forward a bit to 2005 or so for Amazon’s annual post-holiday party this week. … Read More
Rocket launches can sometimes turn into flame wars, as shown by last year’s Twitter tug of war between space-minded billionaires Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk. … Read More