Week in Review: Most Popular Stories on GeekWire for the Week of April 10, 2022

Stay tuned for the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of April 10, 2022.

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Most Popular Stories on GeekWire

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos took some time off his Sunday afternoon to respond to a tweet from Elon Musk, who questioned his Twitter followers about converting Twitter’s headquarters into a homeless shelter. … Read more

Rad Power Bikes is cutting 100 jobs from its 725 workforce as part of what the Seattle e-bike business describes as a restructuring. … Read more

After the mass shooting in his hometown of Las Vegas in 2017 that killed more than 50 people, Blake Resnick wondered how technology could have helped. … Read more

It’s a question that has made countless job seekers break out into a cold sweat. … Read more

Seattle residents remain pessimistic about overall quality of life, with a recent survey showing that 67% have actively considered leaving the city because of affordability, public safety, and other concerns. The survey of 700 registered voters, commissioned by the Seattle Metro Chamber of Commerce and conducted by EMC Research March 13 through 20, is the latest indication of the challenges Seattle faces as the city tries to recover from the tries to address pandemic and inequality problems caused by a historic tech boom that has generated huge amounts of wealth but left a lot behind. … Read more

You could say that the Seattle waterfront project has seen some setbacks. … Read more

Several avatars chat at a coffee house in Second Life.

Philip Rosedale spent a lot of time thinking about the “metaverse” long before it became a buzzword in today’s tech world, and he has plenty of lessons to share with technologists building related software for the future. … Read more

Business leaders expressed concern as lawmakers approved a new payroll tax for Seattle’s largest corporations in 2020, as part of a long-term effort to increase funding for affordable housing and homeless services. … Read more

Prior to the pandemic, Textio CEO Kieran Snyder believed in the power of the office. … Read more

— Maria Renz, former Amazon president and technical advisor to Jeff Bezos, joined Gopuff as senior vice president of North America. … Read more

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