Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of June 21, 2020.
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Most popular stories on GeekWire
So long, Microsoft Stores. Microsoft is shutting down its entire physical retail operation and instead will focus on its digital storefronts via Microsoft.com, as well as stores in Xbox and Windows. … Read More
Update: President Donald Trump signed the temporary visa ban Monday afternoon and Amazon was quick to rebuke the policy. … Read More
More than 400 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Seattle and King County in the past week, up nearly 70% from the week before, according to GeekWire’s calculations from data reported by Public Health – Seattle & King County. … Read More
Amazon just took its climate change initiative to another level. … Read More
Bill Gates warned of a big spike in COVID-19 cases across the U.S. … Read More
A new Amazon service called Honeycode promises to let non-developers quickly create interactive web and mobile apps without knowing how to develop software. … Read More
Wyze Labs will launch its first outdoor camera, meeting demand for its most-requested product since the Seattle company launched three years ago. … Read More
President Donald Trump’s signature on an executive order further restricting immigration to the U.S. … Read More
Washington state will require all residents to wear face coverings in public to slow the spread of COVID-19, Gov. … Read More
Update: Amazon on Friday morning confirmed its agreement to acquire Zoox, which will continue operating as a standalone business. … Read More