Welcome to the Seattle Met beta. Please email us with issues or feedback!
Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 24 in total
Drones y8qoui


Will Drone Deliveries from Amazon Soon Be a Reality?

Seattle entrepreneurs are ready to take their drone-based businesses skyward—just as soon as the feds stop dragging their heels.

Screen shot 2014 10 02 at 4.48.42 pm yjbdbp


On Other Blogs Today: Class Size Costs

Our daily roundup.

Kremwerk rkqxhn

Urban Upgrade

Experimental Innovation: Kremwerk in South Lake Union

The rise of the creative class in South Lake Union proves that the experiment in urban planning is working.

Broverwhelmed 1 izjlak

Back Fence

Broverwhelmed: Gender Disparity in Seattle

Seattle’s got a glut of guys, with more on the way. The reactions of Seattle women? Not what you’d expect.

Taser seattle merger dex1mt


The Marginally Scandalized Seattleite’s Guide to Recent Tech Mergers

Taser’s purchase of a local photo-sharing startup is weird, but it isn’t the weirdest.

1013 how to get more newspaper money wgnpgg

How To Get More Out of the Money You Planned to Spend on a Newspaper

In early August, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos paid a quarter of a billion dollars for The Washington Post. He’s a smart guy, but...didn’t anyone tell him print is dead?

0913 steemed in slu

Seattle Steam Looks to Bring District Energy to SLU

And the project hinges on a potential partnership with Amazon.

0813 amazons fan fiction platform opq287

Kindle Worlds Scares Off Fan Fiction Writers

Amazon’s fanfic publishing platform didn’t make the best first impression.

3513 mackenzie bezos.jpg aypfac

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with MacKenzie Bezos

The First Lady of Amazon talks about her new novel, parenting, and closet writing.

Screen shot 2012 09 26 at 12.29.34 pm bkrhmd

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: False Claims and Free Rides

Our daily roundup.

Screen shot 2012 09 21 at 1.24.33 pm ya8eyz

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Stagehands Applaud Arena, Adam Kline Boos Yoshitani

Our daily roundup.

Template morningfizz19 ir4jit

Morning Fizz

There's Only One Possible DNC Response

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Taxes, gambling, state employees, Vulcan, and Clint Eastwood.

Robert rodriguez uf9toc

Retail News

What’s Your Take On… Amazon Designer?

The locally based e-tailer has been doing fashion for almost ten years now, and people are finally starting to notice.

Template morningfizz5 wtev0v

Morning Fizz

Parking Issues on the Waterfront

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

Jeffonelonelyguy eiapdy

Books & Talks

The Loneliest Guy Is from Seattle

His name is Jeff, and he has a new book out today with Amazon Publishing.

Template morningfizz11 jbh67d

Morning Fizz

A Bit Sacrilegious?

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

Kindle g5rutk

Tech News

Get Library Books on Your Kindle

I swear I had this idea a year ago…

Amazon hq 615 wl3vyr


Big Book Store. Bad Example.

Up it goes, the 12-story monolith that online books built. I'm all for the height, but architecturally, in a word: ugh.

Amazon Drop-Kicks Colorado Affiliates


How Many eBooks, Ultimately?

How many ebooks would an ebook seller sell if an ebook reader could list all books? A look at the number of titles in electronic form, and what's yet to be digitized.

Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 24 in total