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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


Seattle Steam Looks to Bring District Energy to SLU

And the project hinges on a potential partnership with Amazon.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/03/2013


Kindle Worlds Scares Off Fan Fiction Writers

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

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/01/2013

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with MacKenzie Bezos

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

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/06/2013

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: False Claims and Free Rides

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/26/2012

On Other Blogs

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

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/21/2012
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