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Morning Fizz

Light Rail Ridership Spikes at 80,000 Passengers in One (Non-Event) Day

Booming ridership, opposition dollars, and an Amazon drive-thru.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/26/2016

Snap Judgment

The Denny Regrade is Back

Colloquially obscure since the ’90s, the name Denny Regrade is back to describe the previously underdeveloped pocket of the Denny Triangle where Amazon’s new Doppler building sits. Reasonable return or redundant revival?

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 04/22/2016


Woody Allen's Amazon Studios Film 'Café Society' Opens SIFF 2016

The movie starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, and Steve Carell makes its American premiere on May 19.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/21/2016

10 Years That Changed a City

2007: Kindle Takes Books Digital

It hit the market in November 2007 and sold out in five hours. And why on earth wouldn’t it?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 03/04/2016

Ticket Alerts

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Plan Surprise Release Show at Neumos on Friday

The hip-hop duo unveils 'This Unruly Mess I've Made' with a free concert and Amazon live stream.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/24/2016

Snap Judgment

Amazon and Uber are Getting Into the Food-Delivery Game

In a town rife with food-delivery options, Amazon and Uber are letting account holders order ready-to-eat meals from Seattle restaurants. Bon appétit or boneheaded?

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 12/07/2015

In The Works

Marination Opening in South Lake Union(-ish)

All the classics from Marination Station, Big Blue, Ma Kai, and more.

  • By Sophia Lizardi
  • Published 11/19/2015

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Clint Dempsey's Playoff Magic

Plus, Stephen Colbert and Jonathan Franzen's terrifying tale of Amazon, Grimes, and the end of 'Grantland.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/02/2015

Morning Fizz

Amazon and Boeing Creating 43 Percent of Local Jobs

Local economy update, council candidate push poll, and some media gossip.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/23/2015

I'm New Here

Brian Schlenker Is a Tech Transplant

Meet one member of Amazon’s rapidly expanding horde.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/20/2015

Morning Fizz

Amazonians React, East Africans Disagree, and James Corner Scoffs

Instagram page spoofs New York Times article.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/18/2015

Morning Fizz

Hopefuls Line Up for 36th District Seat

State representative Carlyle officially states he’ll seek appointment to the state senate as hopefuls queue up for his seat.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/17/2015


Amazon Celebrates 20 Years

Twenty years ago this July, Amazon sold its first book from Jeff Bezos’s garage. Since then it’s gotten slightly bigger. How well do you know Seattle’s e-tail behemoth that will one day swallow the world?

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/13/2015

Editor’s Note

What’s So Funny at Amazon?

The laugh heard around the world.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 07/01/2015


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.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 02/09/2015


On Other Blogs Today: Class Size Costs

Our daily roundup.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/02/2014

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.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/25/2014

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.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 08/01/2014


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.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 12/01/2013


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?

  • Published 09/17/2013
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