Google is investing $550 million in cash in China’s JD.com as the U.S. search giant pushes deeper into online commerce.
If it lives up to Apple’s promise, the iPhone’s next operating system will automatically deliver quicker and more reliable information pinpointing the location of 911 calls to about 6,300 emergency response centers in the U.S.
U.S. millennials are quick to whip out their wallets for pricey avocado toast and craft beer. But when it comes to rewarding the waiters and bartenders who serve them, those wallets often stay closed.
Startling video showing a Tesla Model S appearing to burst into flames on a Los Angeles street has been shared thousands of times since it was posted late Friday.
After a decade of industry consolidation, David Neeleman, one of aviation’s famed entrepreneurs, sees room for a new low-cost U.S. airline focused on reducing travel hassles by using smaller airports, according to two industry reports.
Language in a confidential severance agreement Tesla is using as part of the biggest job cut in its history is likely to deter dismissed employees from going public with worker safety concerns, according to employment-law experts.
Trade liberalization continues to have global momentum despite recent U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, the European trade commissioner said Monday as she launched free trade negotiations between the European Union and Australia.
German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen’s Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into the manipulation of emissions controls.
Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit’s blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.
Why are scooters suddenly and inexplicably the Next Big Thing? I talked to some investors in the field to get a sense for the math.
A new competitor wants in on Seattle’s hypercompetitive, polychromatic bike-share landscape. Uber, the ride-hailing behemoth, plans to launch with its newly acquired, bright-red JUMP electric bikes.
With less than a year to go before EU legislative elections, Women Enablers Change Agent Network plans Tuesday to kick-start a campaign to push for women in top EU posts and on company boards.
A slew of technical problems with the three latest-technology jet engines is widely disrupting operations at airlines, bleeding cash from the engine makers and grounding significant numbers of Airbus and Boeing jets.
This summer is shaping up to be a big one for Blokable, the Seattle construction technology company that hopes to upend the market for new affordable housing.
Amazon is working with homebuilders and hoteliers to make its smart speaker and artificial-intelligence system a part of everyday life for new customers. The company has put its engineers to work behind the scenes to make implementation easier, seeing wide market opportunities.
Architecture NAC Architecture has hired Jason Herbst as a technical training specialist. He has 18 years of teaching and training experience at Spokane Community College and AutoCAD consulting firms. Prachi Parkar has been hired as an interior designer and is working on Lince Kindergarten in Selah, Washington, and school additions for Eastmont School District in East Wenatchee. Jourdan Holubasch, has been hired as an electrical drafter, is currently working on Riverfront Park’s U.S. Pavilion and Cascade High School in Leavenworth.
High-quality audio processor maker Cirrus Logic may not be a household name, but this “fabless” semiconductor manufacturerprovides parts that show up in many of the items you use every day.
Social Security checks may or may not be taxed, depending on your income. You’ll pay federal income taxes on most retirement plan withdrawals, but additional state taxes depend on where you live. Tax rates on investments can vary as well.
Saturday StoneHorse at Wandermere Community Street Fair - The duplex rental community’s event will feature a communitywide garage sale, food trucks, craft vendors, games, raffles and prizes. More information about the event can be found at www.stonehorsehomes.com. Saturday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 13101 Shetland Lane.
Plans have been filed with the city of Spokane Valley for an 89-unit cottage development north of Plantes Ferry Park.
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