Steve Ballmer Debuts As LA Clippers Owner The former Microsoft CEO made his way through the crowd inside Staples Center, exchanging high-fives and clapping furiously
Making Sense Of The Clippers Sale: What Does It Mean For Seattle? Ballmer is even richer than Sterling — with a net worth estimated at nearly $20 billion — but there's no way he was thinking in dollars and cents when he made his offer for the Clippers. Is this all part of a longer-range plan to get his hands on a franchise that could be moved to his adopted home in Seattle sometime down the road?
Attorney: Donald Sterling 'Is Not Selling' The ClippersFormer Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has agreed to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for a record-breaking $2 billion. Now it's up to others whether the deal goes through.
Paul Allen To Fund Brain Injury Research As the only owner of an NFL team with a brain research laboratory, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is in a unique position to study whether repeated blows to the head can lead to dementia.
Software Engineers In High Demand In SeattleAs the home of Microsoft, Amazon.com, Google and now Facebook, Seattle is a mecca for software engineers seeking employment.
UPDATE: Conflicting Reports On Sacramento Kings Relocation Seattle investor Chris Hansen is reportedly nearing a deal to purchase the Sacramento Kings, according to Yahoo! Sports.
Microsoft Patent Allows Long-Distance Hugs, HandshakesA new Microsoft patent may allow people to hug, grab documents or shake hands through long-distance technology.
Amazon's New Kindle Fire HD - How Does it Stack Up?Seattle based Amazon.com Inc. started shipping a larger version of its Kindle Fire HD tablet computer on Thursday. Here's a look at how it compares with the iPad and other tablets with similar screens.
Ron Allen Opens New 'Living Computer Museum' in SeattleMicrosoft co-founder Paul Allen, in the spirit of his EMP (Experience Music Project) museum, has opened a new Living Computer Museum - with old time working computers! Come see and play on a TRS-80 or Commodore 64!
Buyer's Guide: How to Get, or Avoid, Microsoft Windows 8Redmond based Microsoft Corp. is releasing a new version of its Windows operating system, one designed to make desktop and laptop computers work more like tablets. There will be several ways to get it — or avoid it.
Microsoft, Amazon & Nintendo on Holiday High-Tech Wish ListsIt's high season for consumer electronics. Manufacturers of various gadgets are unveiling their holiday lineups. Seattle-based Amazon and Redmond-based Microsoft and Nintendo are all coming out with new and improved products just before the holidays. There's probably something high tech on your wish list!
Best New Electronic Gadgets Out this Fall Attention is turning to Apple this week amid expectations that it's announcing a new iPhone. Plus, Seattle's Amazon announced four new Kindle Fire models and a new line of stand-alone e-readers, while Nokia and Motorola unveiled five new smartphones between them. Makers of consumer electronics, including Seattle's Microsoft, are refreshing their products for the holiday shopping season.
Guide to Seafair Activities July 1 - 7For eight-weeks each summer Seattle's premier festival includes over 75 events and reaches nearly two million people. Now in its 63rd year, Seafair has been connecting and celebrating the community spirit of Greater Seattle. Here's what's happening July 1 - 7!
Seattle Man Shot By Stray Bullet Worked For Zillow The man fatally shot by a stray bullet while he and his family drove down a Seattle street was a software developer at a number of Seattle high tech companies, including Zillow, Microsoft and Expedia.
WA FIRST High School Robotics Competition at CenturyLink on March 24Some of Washington's best and brightest high school students are coming together this weekend for a competition. Although they refer to it as a "sport", there are no cleats, no helmets, and no special equipment. These kids, decked out in their school colors, with face paint, funky hats and t-shirts, are cheering for their robots.