MercyCorps connects geeks from Gaza to Seattle
by Ansel Herz
Seattle is a veritable technology hub. It’s home to two of the biggest tech companies on the planet, Microsoft and Amazon. Hundreds of geeks are hard at work in Seattle offices, creating the next-generation of computer and web products. But we can’t claim geeks as our own. Anywhere there’s electricity and a connection to the […]
Feb 8, 2012
Seattle Singaporeans talk startups
by Ruchika Tulshyan
Singapore tends to be a pretty risk-averse place. But Seattle is attracting some of the Southeast Asian city-state’s most entrepreneurial citizens.
Nov 14, 2013
Facebook’s first Habesha reflects on her refugee roots
by Sarah Stuteville
With the help of an innovative internship program, Eritrean refugee Selam Zecharias found a place in a Seattle tech world dominated by white men.
Nov 21, 2014
‘The Unicorn Files’ busts the myth that girl geeks don’t exist
by Reagan Jackson
'The Unicorn Files' fights the sexist notion that girls can't be geeks with a Tumblr blog and a Kickstarter campaign for a book featuring women in geekdom.
Jun 18, 2015
An open letter to white-collar Seattle transplants
by Cynthia Brothers
Hey there new Seattle transplants — here's a few tips to help you avoid screwing up your new home.
Feb 9, 2016