Tag Archives: Seattle

2017 Seattle Auto Show: 5 Things You Can’t Miss

LoweStock/iStock/Thinkstock CARS.COM — Seattle, that outpost of caffeinated civilization in our nation’s 42nd state, has earned a reputation for grunge music, internet phenoms and guys slinging the morning catch — not to mention an unrelenting drizzle from November to May. What better way to kick off that season than the 2017 Seattle International Auto Show, an event sure to draw bumper-stickered ... Read More »

Cyanogen May Cut More Jobs, Close Seattle Headquarters: Report

Cyanogen may announce a second round of layoffs, if a new report is to be believed. The company is also said to be considering closing its Seattle headquarters. A new report citing people familiar with the matter also claims that the future of Steve Kondik, Cyanogen’s Co-Founder and former CTO, in the company is unknown. To recall, Cyanogen went through ... Read More »

US Chamber of Commerce to Sue Seattle Over Uber Driver Ordinance

The US Chamber of Commerce planned to sue the city of Seattle on Thursday to challenge an ordinance allowing drivers of ride hailing apps Uber and Lyft to unionise, saying it violates federal antitrust laws. Seattle last year became the first US city to pass a law giving drivers for companies such as Uber and Lyft, as well as taxi ... Read More »