Entrepreneur of the Month

ChefStack makes pancakes—lots of them. Try 200 in an hour.

11/19/2009 By Karen Quinn


Logging Off

The nation’s first Internet rehab center, ReStart, is in Seattle, the nation’s web mecca.

11/19/2009 By Karen Quinn


Nissan Sockets It to Seattle

Nissan’s first all-electric car gets a test drive in the Emerald City.

11/17/2009 By Karen Quinn


Green Christmas

Seattle’s most festive street, Candy Cane Lane in Ravenna, cuts the watts.



The Secret Life of Trash

Lake Washington Girls Middle School student Naomi True had no idea that her science project would be used in Trash Track, the latest study to examine resource management and track the junk journey from dumpster to dump.

10/20/2009 By Rachel Solomon


The Scan Clan

Seattle start-up Earth Class Mail just signed a licensing deal with Swiss Post Box, which digitizes mail for the nation of Switzerland.

08/10/2009 By Karen Quinn


Bill Versus the Hurricane

Bill Gates has applied for five patents for hurricane-fighting technology intended to turn Katrina-like catastrophes into gentle ocean breezes. Not so fast, say weather experts.

08/10/2009 By Karen Quinn


Just Charge It

In late July, Seattle landed one of only six Tesla Motors showrooms in the country. The company calls the car an investment in the future of affordable gas-free transportation, but for $109,000, it comes with some other savvy features, too.

07/16/2009 By Matthew Halverson


Phoning It In

Five locally created apps to download for the iPhone 3G S.

06/22/2009 By Karen Quinn


Get Ready to Rumble

All shook up: Two new seismic studies drawing on the massive rumbling of 1700 indicate an earthquake could shake Seattle sometime soon—which would spell disaster for the city’s fragile skyline.

05/22/2009 By Karen Quinn


The First Annual 404 Error Awards

Every year the Seattle 2.0 Awards honors tech-industry mavericks. Here, some suggested additions for who else should win top honors.

04/23/2009 By Matthew Halverson


Xponential Equation

Luke Timmerman and Gregory T. Huang’s innovative site reinvents tech-biz journalism by covering the business of innovation.

04/22/2009 By Eric Scigliano

Unnecessary Study of the Month

Nature is Good

12/27/2008 By Christopher Werner


"I Shall Call It Cletus"

A hardcore videogamer plays God in the 
virtual world of Spore, where omnipotence 
is the mission and survival is for the fit.

12/13/2008 By Emily White


Reinvention of the Nerds

Is the Microsoft makeover working?

12/13/2008 By Megan Clark


Geek Hide and Seek

Scavenger hunts for the high-tech crowd.

07/01/2006 By Courtney Nash