October 2014

From this Issue

This [“Hiding the Cost of Health Care,” August 2014] is infuriating! Senator [Randi] Becker and Premera should be ashamed. There should be a simple, accessible, public claims database showing how much specific medical procedures cost with different insurance plans.
Ben Pinneo

Despite its recent Seattle departure and a for-sale sign in Bellevue, Red Lion Hotels remains keen on the Puget Sound region.

A collection of quotes from new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Winner: ExtraHop Networks, Silver: Vertafore

Winner: Concur Technologies

Winners: Apex Learning (for-profit), (nonprofit

Winner: DocuSign; Silver: Impinj

Winner: Her Interactive; Silver: Cheezburger

Winner: Cobalt; Silver: Hipcricket

Winner: Artefact; Silver: Stratos Product Development

Winner: Limeade; Silver: Genelex Corporation

Winner: Allrecipes; Silver: Porch

Winner: T-Mobile US; Silver: RootMetrics

Winner: Microsoft Azure; Silver: 2nd Watch Inc.

Microsoft Azure, Concur Technolgies and T-Mobile US lead a stellar field.

Seattle's real estate technology cluster is a bona fide player

Dota 2" $10. million purse makes gaming and Seattle serious contenders.

Seattle inventor uses a natural resource to create portable energy.

"Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" take up residence at ACT.

Getting to know Bruce Lee at the Wing Luke Museum.

Cassis returns in a bold beachfront experiment.

Scent marketing meets the future of gaming and internet surfing.

How long will the opportunity last?

What do Janis Joplin and Queen Victoria have in common? For one Seattle company, more than you might imagine.

While still keeping its eye on new opportunities.

He favors an "engineering" approach to wealth management.

They embody Microsoft’s past, its future — and its impact on the Puget Sound economy.

Seattle's crucial role in the energy revolution.

Being a good board member goes way beyond volunteering.

Local firm takes a huge step forward in helping scientists understand the complexities of the human immune system.