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The Niche Meister behind Workz.com

Wall Street has fallen hard and fast for this pitch: a single website that caters to virtually all small-business needs. Witness the meteoric...

The Hazards of Online Advertising

Seattle's Internet startups are pretty skeptical about the benefits of online advertising. That's one of the main things we learned at the ...

Demo Club Rocks On

The Demo Club investment forum (Feb. 7 at the Speakeasy Café) was well orchestrated, despite the informal, clubby atmosphere. The earnest entrepreneurs...

Loudeye = Loudmouth?

The press likes Martin Tobias, the founder and top executive of Loudeye Technologies (formerly encoding.com), probably because he's quirky and full of...

Those IPO Filings Reveal the Darnedest Things

It's always a hoot when privately held companies register to sell shares to the public. For one, they're required to file papers (S-1...

Martha Stewart Take Note

Not another e-commerce venture! There are so many, and so very few are actually making money. Still, we thought you ought to know...

Signing on the Net’s Bottom Line

On the Internet, "process" is product. Consider DocuSign. The Seattle-based company is well on its way to digitally replacing the time...