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Amazon’s Cashier-Free Store Opens to the Public Tomorrow in Seattle
Amazon’s Cashier-Free Store Opens to the Public Tomorrow in SeattleAmazon’s attempt to remake shopping as we know it will take a major step forward Monday, when members of the public will get their first chance to shop in the Amazon Go convenience store. The store, which has been open to Amazon employees since 2016 ...read more
Source: FORTUNE
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:18:00 GMT
Cashier-less Amazon Go to open in Seattle
Cashier-less Amazon Go to open in SeattleOn Monday morning another Amazon building will make a big splash in downtown Seattle, but this time the bananas won't be free. Amazon Go will officially be a go, opening to the public for the first time and letting people shop a grocery store without ...read more
Source: KOMO News
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:44:00 GMT
Amazon just hired a top Seattle doctor who ran a network of health clinics
Amazon just hired a top Seattle doctor who ran a network of health clinicsAmazon just hired Dr. Martin Levine, who ran Iora Health's Seattle-based clinics, according to sources familiar with the matter. It's another signal of Amazon's health care ambitions. Amazon held a meeting a year ago with Iora Health, Kaiser Permanente and ...read more
Source: CNBC
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 09:34:00 GMT
What Amazon's Growth Has Meant for Seattle
What Amazon's Growth Has Meant for SeattleEditor’s note: The views expressed in this piece do not necessarily reflect the views of Zillow. Angela Stowell remembers when Seattle was a town of Subaru drivers. “Now it’s a Tesla city,” quips the co-owner and CEO of the popular Ethan Stowell ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:09:00 GMT
No-Checkout 'Amazon Go' Store Opens Monday in Seattle
No-Checkout 'Amazon Go' Store Opens Monday in SeattleAmazon Go, the retailer's automated grocery store, opens Monday in Seattle. The store, located at 2131 7th Ave near the corner of 7th and Blanchard, will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, and is intended to help speed up the shopping ...read more
Source: PC Magazine
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:30:00 GMT
Amazon to (finally) open checkout-free store in Seattle
Amazon to (finally) open checkout-free store in SeattleAttention Seattle shoppers: Amazon is about to open its long-promised convenience store with zero checkout lines. Customers must scan the Amazon Go app upon entering the store. Sensors will then track their movements and charge shoppers’ Amazon accounts ...read more
Source: WGN-TV
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:54:00 GMT
Seattle, WA 60 Second Forecast
Seattle, WA 60 Second ForecastSeattle, WA 40 second local forecast from The Weather Channel. Current conditions, 5 day outlook, with highs, lows, and chance of rain CBS New York 0:55read more
Source: The Weather Channel on MSN.com
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 06:48:09 GMT
4 People Rescued In Seattle After Boats Overturn
4 People Rescued In Seattle After Boats OverturnSEATTLE, WA -- Four people were rescued Sunday after their boats overturned near Mercer Island. Police said the incident happened near the 6500 block of Lake Shore Drive. The incident involved two separate boats, police said. Firefighters were called to ...read more
Source: Patch
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:48:00 GMT
Racial equity in Seattle schools has a long, frustrating history — and it’s getting worse
Racial equity in Seattle schools has a long, frustrating history — and it’s getting worseThis past spring, the archivist for Seattle Public Schools unearthed a yellowed slip of paper that C.S. Barbo, former principal of Meany Junior High, had tucked into a time capsule in 1963 alongside a plastic toy gun and book of student poems. In three ...read more
Source: The Seattle Times
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 04:41:00 GMT
Seattle march marking Trump’s inauguration takes aim at the president and GOP
Seattle march marking Trump’s inauguration takes aim at the president and GOPThis year’s march on the anniversary of the swearing in of President Trump was pitched as encompassing the anti-sexual harassment #MeToo movement and immigration issues — both key topics for the tech industry — but most of the signs in the downtown ...read more
Source: GeekWire
Published on Sat, 20 Jan 2018 22:36:00 GMT