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. 4, 2020.
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Most popular stories on GeekWire
Seattle mountaineering guide Garrett Madison and Silicon Valley tech CEO Zachary Bookman were set to take on the world’s tallest mountain peak together. … Read More
Schedule super quick meetings just to check in with colleagues. … Read More
Microsoft has released new “hybrid workplace” guidance that lays out how employees can have a more flexible remote work schedule and even relocate elsewhere in the country as the tech giant continues to adjust to changing needs during the ongoing pandemic. … Read More
New York-based real estate brokerage and tech company Compass will acquire Modus, a Seattle startup that automates the title and escrow phase of closing on a home. … Read More
Steve Hall thinks Paul Allen would have gotten a kick out of his viral music sensation. … Read More
GameStop announced today a multi-year strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft. … Read More
MacKenzie Scott hasn’t given any interviews about her split from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos or her philanthropic pursuits in the time since. … Read More
A former Amazon employee was charged with federal wire fraud and aggravated identity theft after issuing false refunds for products ordered on Amazon.com. … Read More
As the U.S. lurches through the COVID-19 pandemic, the public has turned repeatedly to Bill Gates to get his insights on the path forward and missed opportunities in the global health crisis. … Read More
Tableau announced that it is combining its software with Salesforce’s Einstein Analytics arm. … Read More