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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Editor’s Note

What’s So Funny at Amazon?

The laugh heard around the world.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 07/01/2015
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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
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On Other Blogs Today: Class Size Costs

Our daily roundup.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/02/2014
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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
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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
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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
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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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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
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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
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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
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: False Claims and Free Rides

Our daily roundup.

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

There's Only One Possible DNC Response

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

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/31/2012
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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.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 05/15/2012
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Morning Fizz

Parking Issues on the Waterfront

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/10/2012
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