Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Oct. 8, 2023.
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Pamela Hayter just wanted someone at Amazon to answer “the why.” After more than eight years at the tech giant, Hayter had come to expect that decisions large and small at the company were always rooted in data. … Read More
An IRS audit examining nearly a decade of Microsoft financial reporting has found that the company owes $28.9 billion in tax for 2004 to 2013, plus penalties and interest, Microsoft said Tuesday afternoon. … Read More
In a tour de force for neuroscience, teams of researchers have published a voluminous set of brain-cell atlases for humans and other primates. … Read More
Did you feel it? A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck Sunday evening at 7:21 p.m. … Read More
Startup accelerator program Techstars Seattle on Monday unveiled 24 companies for its 15th cohort, doubling the class size from last year’s dozen graduates. … Read More
Amazon CEO calls attacks on civilians in Israel ‘shocking,’ says company will support relief efforts
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy called the attacks against civilians in Israel “shocking and painful to watch” in a post on X on Monday night. … Read More
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is expanding his real estate portfolio with the purchase of a $79 million mansion in South Florida. … Read More
Sana Biotechnology will reduce its workforce by 29%, the Seattle-based cell and gene therapy company revealed in a SEC filing Tuesday. … Read More
Don’t worry, this article will be short enough to not create a time-consuming task for readers looking to absorb its key points. … Read More
The U.S. Coast Guard says it has recovered and transferred the remaining evidence and debris from OceanGate’s Titan submersible to a U.S. … Read More