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Veni, Vidi, Venue! Seattle24x7 Debuts Local Tech Conference & Meeting Directory

Veni, Vidi, Venue! Seattle24x7 Debuts Local Tech Conference & Meeting Directory

Find Seattle Area Tech Conferences by Location In the Seattle24x7 Venues Directory Seattle24x7 has long been known as the most complete “go-to” resource for high tech events throughout the Puget Sound. For well over a decade, we’ve covered the full spectrum of local tech industry events on the Seattle24x7 Tech Calendar.  We’ve also provided pre-event news […]

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Windows 10 Now Available. Upgrade Your World for Free.

Windows 10 Now Available. Upgrade Your World for Free.

Windows 10 is now available to users in 190 countries as a free upgrade or with new PCs and tablets. Innovations such as Cortana, an Xbox app and Microsoft Edge are all in the package. To download, start here. The most secure Windows ever, Windows 10 is delivered as a service and kept automatically up-to-date with innovations and […]

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Amazon Posts Profit! Pigs Take Wing!

Amazon Posts Profit! Pigs Take Wing!

Amazon.com Inc., famous for eschewing short-term profit and plowing its money back into long-term investments, shook up the investor world this week with a blot of black ink in its latest quarterly earnings report.  Shares of Seattle’s commerce champ surged by more than 17% to over $566 in after-hours trading, pushing its market value well past that of rival, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., to about $264 […]

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Seattle To Test Comcast’s Own Cord-Cutting TV Service, Dubbed Stream, for $15/mos.

Seattle To Test Comcast’s Own Cord-Cutting TV Service, Dubbed Stream, for $15/mos.

Comcast has announced a beta test of a new streaming cable service that is “unlike anything we’ve ever offered: no extra device or additional equipment required…or even a TV.” Called Stream, the cord-cutting alternative is slated to arrive in Seattle before year-end. With Stream, Xfinity Internet customers can watch live TV from about a dozen […]

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Amazon At 20-Year Milestone, Celebrates With Prime, Daily Deals on July 15

Amazon At 20-Year Milestone, Celebrates With Prime, Daily Deals on July 15

Coming soon: the hottest day of the season to “score” a winning deal with Amazon. The company is about to celebrate its first “score,” or twenty-year milestone, with a prime-time sales bonanza.   What better time to invite more of its customers to join its $99 Prime loyalty subscription program? The company will do that by offering thousands of deals on July 15 in the […]

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Amazon Truck Stop? No, “Truck Shop” with Treasure Truck

Amazon Truck Stop? No, “Truck Shop” with Treasure Truck

Now set to roll out in the immediate future, Amazon’s new Treasure Truck is a mobile commerce storefront on four wheels that will soon be traversing the streets of Seattle outside your front door with a one-of-a-kind, “deal of the day” onboard. Like the fashionable food trucks that are the latest taste in street food, […]

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U.S. Open Golf Championship Most Interactive in History

U.S. Open Golf Championship Most Interactive in History

The U.S. Open Golf Championship is being played right  in our own backyard this weekend but already virtual play of the Chamber Bay Golf Course has “teed-off” thousands of golfers online.  And we don’t mean misjudging the virtual wind speed and hitting the ball into the rough under the backdrop of majestic Mount Rainier, or sinking […]

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Apple Watch Soft-Wear: A New Gold Rush in Wearable Computing

Apple Watch Soft-Wear: A New Gold Rush in Wearable Computing

Like panning for gold in mobile software productivity, developers looking to match their Northwest ingenuity and app-titude with the precious metals of the first-edition Apple Watch have already staked numerous claims. Here’s a rundown of Puget Sound “soft-wear” by Seattle-area Netco’s who have put their best, “haptic face” on the new timepieces. The Seattle-based Breaking News app, produced for NBC Digital, delivers up-to-the-minute headlines […]

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Seattle Parking Has Gone Valet — Citywide — with the Luxe App Treatment

Seattle Parking Has Gone Valet — Citywide — with the Luxe App Treatment

A new on-demand, valet parking service known as Luxe has hit the streets of Seattle. Now you can drop off and pick up your car from anywhere in Downtown, Belltown, Pioneer Square, Capitol Hill or South Lake Union wherever it’s most convenient and have your parking included in the fee, all for a maximum of $15! The Uber of parking, […]

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Jukely, the Netflix of Concerts, Goes Live in Seattle

Jukely, the Netflix of Concerts, Goes Live in Seattle

Following successful launches in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Austin, Chicago and Miami, the “all you can eat” club and concert subscription service known as Jukely has landed in Seattle to offer music fans an endless buffet of an unlimited number of live shows in E-city for just $25 per month. Shows range from premiere […]

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