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New Law Exempts Most Washington Animal Rescues from Tax on Adoption Fees

NEW LAW EXEMPTS MOST WASHINGTON ANIMAL RESCUES FROM TAX ON ADOPTION FEES

Share This! In early 2015, the Washington Department of Revenue determined that nonprofit animal rescues were required by law collect...

Seattle Week in Review: ShakeAlert, Rattle, Easter Egg Roll

SEATTLE WEEK IN REVIEW: SHAKEALERT, RATTLE, EASTER EGG ROLL

Easter Sunday looks to be one of the nicest weather days in Seattle since I'm not sure when. The water year that began in October now...

 
 
 
Seattle Week in Review: Mech Bezos, Bay Area Capital, Family Leave

SEATTLE WEEK IN REVIEW: MECH BEZOS, BAY AREA CAPITAL, FAMILY LEAVE

Spring will get here eventually, and it will be more glorious for the wait. In the meantime, we're looking back on a relatively quiet...

As Travel Ban Looms, Remitly Helps Immigrants Send Money, Share Stories

AS TRAVEL BAN LOOMS, REMITLY HELPS IMMIGRANTS SEND MONEY, SHARE STORIES

In the face of stepped-up immigration enforcement and ongoing legal battles over the Trump administration's attempts to ban travelers...

 
 
 
Icebreaker.vc wants to help Finland's “pre-founders” make the switch to startup life

ICEBREAKER.VC WANTS TO HELP FINLAND'S “PRE-FOUNDERS” MAKE THE SWITCH TO STARTUP LIFE

Icebreaker, a new €14 million VC fund based in Helsinki, is de-cloaking today with a remit to back early-stage startups and what it...

Venture Investment in Seattle Area Companies Falls 27 Percent in 2016

VENTURE INVESTMENT IN SEATTLE AREA COMPANIES FALLS 27 PERCENT IN 2016

Two quarters do not make a trend, but the Seattle metro area bucked a national downturn in venture capital investment during the second...

 
 
 
Cynophobia: Why Are Some People Afraid of Dogs?

CYNOPHOBIA: WHY ARE SOME PEOPLE AFRAID OF DOGS?

As a website dedicated to “the love of dog,” it may seem unusual to present an essay on cynophobia, or the fear of dogs. Nothing dog-related...

Seattle Week in Review: AI, Remitly, Spaceflight, Sound as UI, More

SEATTLE WEEK IN REVIEW: AI, REMITLY, SPACEFLIGHT, SOUND AS UI, MORE

The leaves soak up the early fall sun and we wrap up another busy news week. We're reviewing big artificial intelligence announcements...

 
 
 
World Remit CEO Ismail Ahmed to speak at Disrupt London

WORLD REMIT CEO ISMAIL AHMED TO SPEAK AT DISRUPT LONDON

TechCrunch Disrupt London is coming this December. The two-day conference runs December 5 to 6 in the Olympic Village's Copper Box...