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 September 18, 2022.
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The most popular stories on GeekWire
A major perception gap between employees and leaders could make hybrid working unsustainable at companies around the world if left unaddressed, Microsoft warned Thursday as it released the results of a new workplace study. . … Read more
Major League Baseball has come a little closer to owning the desired web addresses for its 30 professional teams. … Read more
As Tropical Storm Ian approaches the Florida coast, NASA decided not to go ahead with its third launch attempt Tuesday of its Space Launch System lunar rocket. … Read more
Sarah Haggard thought she had done everything to launch Tribute, her start-up, for venture capital success. … Read more
Teamsters leaders, including Sean O’Brien, the union’s general president, led their campaign to organize Amazon warehouse and logistics workers at the company’s gates in Seattle this afternoon. … Read more
Retail software provider Swiftly raised $100 million in a Series C funding round, helping the company become the latest Seattle-area startup to reach a $1 billion valuation. … Read more
New York-based real estate brokerage Compass has laid off 84 Washington state-based employees as part of a cut that largely targets the company’s tech workforce. … Read more
Amazon is already seeing some fruits from its massive investment in live NFL streaming. … Read more
PillPack co-founders TJ Parker and Elliot Cohen will leave Amazon, four years after the tech giant acquired the online pharmacy in 2018, the first step in its broader push into healthcare. … Read more
Amazon today announced a deal with low-carbon fuel maker Infinium to buy some of its “electrofuel” to power delivery trucks starting next year. … Read more