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 March 6, 2022.
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The most popular stories on GeekWire
Amazon is taking new steps to shut down its operations in Russia amid the country’s invasion of Ukraine. … Read more
Amazon’s board of directors approved the company’s first stock split in more than two decades. … Read more
Amazon tells employees they can work in an alternate location due to a recent crime around its downtown Seattle office at 300 Pine St.… Read More
This week’s blockbuster trade from Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson could be the first in a series of moves that lead to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos owning the team. … Read more
Landmark legislation that will drastically reduce the ability of tech companies to stop employees from speaking out about abuse is heading to the Washington state governor’s office. … Read more
Editor’s Note: This guest post is written by Lars Phillips, a financial advisor with Seattle-area firm Avier Wealth Advisors. … Read more
Adaptive Biotechnologies is laying off 12% of its workforce, or around 100 employees, GeekWire has learned. … Read more
“Best Book Club Ever” read a sign inside Amazon Books in Seattle’s University Village this weekend. … Read more
It’s 2022 and Microsoft’s cloud business is on track to become half of its overall revenue. … Read more
Swiftly, a Seattle startup that provides software to brick-and-mortar grocery retailers like Family Dollar and The Save Mart Companies, raised $100 million in a Series B funding round. … Read more