Siren, the dating app that empowers women We delve into the world of dating this week on the GeekWire radio show with our guest, Susie Lee, the creator of the new app Siren for the iPhone, which seeks to improve the modern dating experience by empowering women to decide who can see their profile and interact with them through the app. Plus, the answer to our Name that Tech Tune challenge and an App of the Week created by Tom Hanks!
Friday, August 8, 2014
Amgen and the state of Seattle's biotech industry How will advances in biotech impact your health, and what will the biotech industry mean for the economy? We dive into the world of biotechnology this week on the GeekWire radio show with our guest, Luke Timmerman, a longtime journalist who is currently writing a book about biotech pioneer Leroy Hood. Topics include the recently announced closure of Amgen's large waterfront campus in Seattle.
Friday, August 1, 2014
Who will deliver your dinner tonight? Who will deliver your dinner tonight? We're joined by GeekWire's Taylor Soper for the results of our exhaustive testing of food delivery apps and services, revealing our favorite from a growing field of startups tackling this market. Plus, thoughts on Zillow's blockbuster acquisition of Trulia, Amgen's closure of its Seattle waterfront campus, and another eventful week at Microsoft.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Fire Phone, iPhone 6, and Smartwatches. We get a glimpse of the future this week on the GeekWire radio show, talking about Amazon's newly released Fire phone, the widely rumored iPhone 6, and Microsoft's unannounced smartwatch — with some Windows Phone thrown in for good measure. Joining us in the studio are Andru Edwards, editor of the GearLive tech news site; and Essex Porter, a longtime reporter for KIRO TV Channel 7 Eyewitness News in Seattle.
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Amazon Way Guest John Rossman takes us behind the scenes at Amazon in his new book The Amazon Way: 14 Leadership Principles Behind the World's Most Disruptive Company
Friday, July 11, 2014
GeekWire's Favorite Apps It's an app-apalooza! We talk about all of our favorite apps on the GeekWire radio show, from finding your next date to getting your next haircut. Joining us in the studio is Alex McConnehey, the founder of See Jane Fix, who travels to offices around the Seattle region to fix tablets and smartphones.
How technology is changing real estate In addition to talking about the impact of popular apps from Zillow and Redfin on the real estate market, we discuss the rise of new tech-oriented real estate startups for fast home-selling.