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 Nov. 21, 2021.
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Most popular stories on GeekWire
What is the metaverse? How far off is it? … Read More
Cameron James, an Amazon vice president who most recently worked on the company’s physical retail stores, left the Seattle company this week after more than 14 years in a variety of roles. … Read More
Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture is planning to fly six suborbital space travelers next month, which would mark a first for the company’s New Shepard spaceship. … Read More
Walmart is partnering with Virginia-based DroneUp on a network of drone delivery hubs, starting with a neighborhood market in Farmington, Ark. … Read More
This year’s unusual holiday season is all about managing expectations. … Read More
Voracious reader Bill Gates is constantly consuming information and expanding how much knowledge his brain can hold. … Read More
University of Washington researchers are developing a wearable device to detect opioid overdoses and administer a drug to reverse them. … Read More
The news: Seattle-area startup CoreStack raised a $30 million Series B round led by Avatar Growth Capital. … Read More
A Seattle startup with a vision for electric powerboating is joining forces with a legacy automaker that is shifting its own gears toward sustainability in a deal announced Monday. … Read More
Databricks, a San Francisco-based data and artificial intelligence company, is expanding its presence in the Seattle region and growing its engineering team. … Read More