Keep up to date with the latest tech and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of October 23, 2022.
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The most popular stories on GeekWire
Needl, a Seattle startup that creates a personal search product that pulls information from different web applications, has raised $2.5 million. … Read more
Convoy, the Seattle-based trucking marketplace startup, is making another round of layoffs. … Read more
Google has a soft spot for Seattle health tech startups. … Read more
Amazon shares fell nearly 20% in after-hours trading on Thursday after the company’s third-quarter earnings report. … Read more
Amazon says it will open a 172,000 square foot production facility in Kirkland, Wash., to manufacture thousands of satellites for its Project Kuiper broadband internet constellation. … Read more
Zillow Group is cutting about 300 jobs as the Seattle-based company seeks to cut costs amid a slowing housing market and broader economic uncertainty. … Read more
— Seattle-based Madrona Venture Group has named Wei Gao as venture capital partner and Anna Baird as operating partner. … Read more
Yohana, the personal concierge service launched in Seattle by a robotics pioneer juggling the life of a busy mom, is expanding nationwide. … Read more
Last week, Amazon founder and chairman Jeff Bezos issued something of a warning sign, tweeting that “the odds in this economy are telling you to batten down the hatches.” It looks like Amazon is following that mantra to some extent with continued inflation and recession fears. … Read more
Amazon’s plan to “reinvent radio” has run into a bit of static as the company makes staff cuts at Amp, the app it launched earlier this year. … Read more