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 Dec. 24, 2017.
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Most popular stories on GeekWire
I felt like Santa Claus earlier this month — the Amazon.com version, at least. … Read More
As CEO of Redfin, Glenn Kelman keeps a close eye on housing trends and their consequences. … Read More
Plenty of families who gathered for the holidays probably had to deal with opposing viewpoints and spirited debate on a number of different topics: politics, sports, a new boyfriend’s hair. … Read More
American Girl put a Space Age spin on the centuries-old tradition of dress-up dolls today by unveiling a spacesuit-clad character named Luciana Vega as its “Girl of the Year” for 2018. … Read More
Full Text: Here’s what Washington state’s legally contentious net neutrality bill looks like up close
A bill to preserve net neutrality in Washington state offers the first detailed glimpse of the state’s broader plan to combat a Dec. … Read More
From Redmond with WiFi: How this Microsoft employee helped bring critical infrastructure to a hurricane-ravaged Caribbean island
Nicholas Harland worried about his uncle Roger. … Read More
Home Depot has considered acquiring shipping company XPO Logistics, according to a report from Recode, in part to keep it away from Amazon. … Read More
Boston believes Jeff Bezos’ increasing commitment to fitness could be a clue to Amazon’s priority list in its search for a second headquarters, according to a report from The Boston Herald. … Read More
Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant may have reached critical mass during the 2017 holiday shopping season, judging from a new report from the e-commerce giant. … Read More
Is “Amazon Prime Air” no longer a factor? … Read More