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 July 23, 2017.
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Convoy raises $62M from Bill Gates and other luminaries to transform trucking industry with technology
It’s a warm summer afternoon at the TA Seattle East truck stop in North Bend, Wash., and Jerry Brooks is waiting for business. … Read More
Microsoft’s cloud business is making two notable moves involving containers Wednesday — unveiling a new service that aims to make it much easier to get up and running with containers, and joining a key industry foundation that oversees the open-source Kubernetes container orchestration project. … Read More
We rode along with Seattle PD to see how cops are busting drivers violating new distracted driving law
On his Wednesday morning commute, a Seattle man did something we’re probably all guilty of from time-to-time. … Read More
Amazon needs more workers. The Seattle tech giant announced today that it plans to hire another 50,000 employees who help prepare packages for shipment across its U.S. … Read More
MADRAS, Ore. – If there’s one thing central Oregon has in abundance, it’s open space. … Read More
All of the continental United States and Canada will witness a solar eclipse on Aug. … Read More
If you’re in Seattle, you may have noticed a bunch of bikes parked randomly around the city lately, painted bright orange and green. … Read More
UPDATE: Redfin stock increased close to 45 percent in the first day of trading, opening at $19.56 and closing at $21.70. … Read More
Seattle tech investor’s message to the elite: Fighting Trump means forking over some wealth and paying workers fair wages
Nick Hanauer has gotten rich because of an uncanny ability to predict where things are headed. … Read More
UPDATE: Redfin debuted on the Nasdaq stock exchange Friday morning, and it’s stock opened well above the $15 initial pricing. … Read More