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The Big Idea

Porch Takes On Angie’s List

The Seattle-based startup looks to knock other review sites off their home remodeling pedestals.

  • By Angela Cabotaje
  • Published 11/01/2013
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Feature

Ground Control to Mr. Meline

Rob Meline always dreamed of being an astronaut. He became a teacher instead. When he fell victim to a family secret in October 2012, he became the symbol of a flawed judicial system. What his students did next was out of this world.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 09/17/2013
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Article

PopCap Makes Games They Like

Luckily for the Seattle video game studio, its customers like those games—like Bejeweled and the new Plants vs. Zombies 2—even more.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/01/2013
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Article

The Big Idea: Information Society

UW and the Department of Energy take on Big Data We now have access to more info than we can make sense of. A new institute seeks solutions.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 03/20/2013
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Article

Inside the Super-Green Bullitt Center

When it opens, the six-story building will be the most energy-efficient commercial space in the world.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 03/20/2013
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Article

Basel Action Network Turns Back the Toxic E-Waste Tide

The Seattle nonprofit fights to keep our old computers from being dumped on developing countries.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 03/20/2013
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Article

SideCar Connects Riders in Need with Drivers, Indeed

The mobile app is part ride-share program and part conservationist compromise with our car-based culture.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/23/2013
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Article

Inside Gabe Newell’s Downloadable Software Empire

As Valve Software’s cofounder is inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences hall of fame, we look back at how he changed the way everyone consumes media.

  • By Sam Machkovech
  • Published 01/23/2013
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Article

Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack Fights for Women in Tech

The cofounder of LadyCoders wants to even the playing field for female programmers.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 01/23/2013
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Article

Fight a Traffic Ticket Online

eTicketbuster allows drivers to contest tickets without ever having to see a judge or a lawyer.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 12/19/2012
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