Here in Seattle, Amazon is growing like crazy, adding thousands of jobs and building several skyscrapers just off downtown, something that will add hundreds of construction jobs. But at what cost? That's what The Seattle Times asks in a tough, excellent four-part series that riffs off the company's logo to go "Behind the smile in Seattle." I'm particularly interested in...
We often hold up Amazon as an example of one of the original Web 2.0 companies. Their survival amid the tech meltdown was driven largely by the value of the data they'd acquired through thousands of reader reviews, recommendations,... Read Post
Gussying up for June move-ins, under-construction apartment building Gardens at Wilshire is now sprouting a prominent Mohawk and a paint job. After a few delays, the building will begin pre-leasing in May ; a rep for the building t.... Read Post