Tiger Global backs another Seattle startup, leads $28M round for technical interview platform Karat

Tiger Global backs another Seattle startup, leads M round for technical interview platform Karat A Karat interviewer on a video conference with a candidate during a technical interview. (Karat Photo) As partners from top tech investment firm Tiger Global Manag...

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GeekWire Calendar Picks: Science fiction literature, biases in AI, and helping businesses go global

GeekWire Calendar Picks: Science fiction literature, biases in AI, and helping businesses go global (Norwescon Image) — “We earth men have a talent for ruining big, beautiful things.” That statement seems eerily on point for what’s going on...

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Turing Helps Entrepreneurs Tap Into the Global Talent Pool for Engineers

Turing Helps Entrepreneurs Tap Into the Global Talent Pool for Engineers The competition for talent is not so fierce when you expand the talent pool to the entire world. Entrepreneur http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/GQbuCfCJKfY/325683

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The U.S. Economy Stands Strong as Global Economies Slow. Here’s How Tesla Took Advantage on Friday.

The U.S. Economy Stands Strong as Global Economies Slow. Here’s How Tesla Took Advantage on Friday. The electric car company was up more than 5 percent after falling by 10 percent the last two days. Entrepreneur http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneu...

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How an Instagram post about ‘saggy boobs’ led to a global movement to empower women

How an Instagram post about ‘saggy boobs’ led to a global movement to empower women When Chidera Eggerue hit post on an Instagram photo of herself wearing a “really cute” yellow minidress at a party, she didn’t realise she had jus...

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Blockchain Could be a Powerful Tool for Shrinking Pervasive Global Money Laundering

Blockchain Could be a Powerful Tool for Shrinking Pervasive Global Money Laundering The world’s wealthiest people shield as much as $ 2 trillion annually from taxes. Blockchain’s transparency could make it a lot harder. Entrepreneur http://feedprox...

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Startup Spotlight: VIA Global Health wants to be ‘the Amazon of the medical supply world’

Startup Spotlight: VIA Global Health wants to be ‘the Amazon of the medical supply world’ VIA Health co-founder Noah Perin. (VIA Health Photo) As Commercialization Officer for the Seattle global health non-profit PATH, Noah Perin observed a big gap in the ...

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Startup skills from Microsoft? How the tech giant is expanding its global innovation program

Startup skills from Microsoft? How the tech giant is expanding its global innovation program A group of students in one of the Microsoft Innovation Centers’ pilot workshops work to develop their startup idea. (Microsoft Photo) “Entrepreneurship. Wh...

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