Transportation

Migo launches transportation search engine app with Lyft and car2go payment integration – GeekWire

Migo launches transportation search engine app with Lyft and car2go payment integration – GeekWire

Migo launches transportation search engine app with Lyft and car2go payment integration – GeekWire After months of beta testing, Migo’s transportation app is out in the wild. The Seattle startup today officially launched its new iOS app that acts as a real-time search engine for on-demand transportation services in Seattle and Portland. As GeekWire reported earlier …

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Glympse co-founder Bryan Trussel steps aside as CEO, as location tech company preps for next growth wave – GeekWire

Glympse co-founder Bryan Trussel steps aside as CEO, as location tech company preps for next growth wave – GeekWire

Glympse co-founder Bryan Trussel steps aside as CEO, as location tech company preps for next growth wave – GeekWire Former Glympse CEO and now Chairman Bryan Trussel with new CEO Chris Ruff. (Monica Depiesse Photo) Glympse co-founder Bryan Trussel is stepping down from his post as CEO as the company gets set for a major …

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Seattle startup GarageHop acquired by fellow parking marketplace company WhereiPark – GeekWire

Seattle startup GarageHop acquired by fellow parking marketplace company WhereiPark – GeekWire

Seattle startup GarageHop acquired by fellow parking marketplace company WhereiPark – GeekWire GarageHop, a Seattle startup that helps people find parking spaces in residential buildings, has been acquired by Toronto-based WhereiPark. Founded in 2016, GarageHop charged customers a monthly fee in exchange for access to open parking spaces at various garages in Seattle. It primarily …

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Reach Now acquires Validated, a Seattle startup providing transportation incentives – GeekWire

Reach Now acquires Validated, a Seattle startup providing transportation incentives – GeekWire

Reach Now acquires Validated, a Seattle startup providing transportation incentives – GeekWire Validated CEO Tov Arneson pitches at Techstars Seattle Demo Day. (GeekWire Photo) Reach Now is bringing Seattle startup Validated under its roof as the joint mobility venture between BMW and Daimler continues to expand its offerings. Validated allows businesses and employers subsidize transportation …

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Pure Watercraft raises $23.4M to power increased interest in boating with its electric outboard motor – GeekWire

Pure Watercraft raises $23.4M to power increased interest in boating with its electric outboard motor – GeekWire

Pure Watercraft raises $23.4M to power increased interest in boating with its electric outboard motor – GeekWire Pure Watercraft founder and CEO Andy Rebele during a boat ride in Seattle powered by one of his electric outboard motors. (GeekWire Photo / Kurt Schlosser) Just after pulling away from the waterfront headquarters for Pure Watercraft in …

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Used car marketplace Shift expands into Seattle region with end-to-end digital services – GeekWire

Used car marketplace Shift expands into Seattle region with end-to-end digital services – GeekWire

Used car marketplace Shift expands into Seattle region with end-to-end digital services – GeekWire (Shift Image) The online used car marketplace Shift is moving into the Seattle region, expanding the 6-year-old company’s coverage area the length of the West Coast. Shoppers within a 60-mile radius of central Seattle will be able to book a test …

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Recurrent raises $3.5M to power the data science behind its reports on used electric car batteries – GeekWire

Recurrent raises $3.5M to power the data science behind its reports on used electric car batteries – GeekWire

Recurrent raises $3.5M to power the data science behind its reports on used electric car batteries – GeekWire The Recurrent team, including co-founder and CEO Scott Case, top center, during a video chat. (Recurrent Photo) Recurrent, the Seattle-based startup that provides independent reports on the condition of used electric car batteries, has raised $3.5 million …

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Gates and Bezos-backed clean energy funds help power startup building hydrogen-fueled aircraft – GeekWire

Gates and Bezos-backed clean energy funds help power startup building hydrogen-fueled aircraft – GeekWire

Gates and Bezos-backed clean energy funds help power startup building hydrogen-fueled aircraft – GeekWire (Instagram photo via @ZeroAvia) ZeroAvia, an aviation startup aiming to power cleaner airplanes with hydrogen, has raised $21.4 million in a funding round led by Bill Gates’ Breakthrough Energy Ventures as well as Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund. The California-based company said …

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Seattle's Pure Watercraft raises additional $14M to power its plans for electric boat motors – GeekWire

Seattle’s Pure Watercraft raises additional $14M to power its plans for electric boat motors – GeekWire

Seattle’s Pure Watercraft raises additional $14M to power its plans for electric boat motors – GeekWire A Pure Watercraft engine as seen on the back of a rigid inflatable in Seattle. (Pure Watercraft Photo) Pure Watercraft, the Seattle-based makers of an electric outboard motor system designed to revolutionize recreational boating, has added $14 million in …

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VCs back 'vanlife' as Seattle travel startup Cabana raises $10M for its camper rental service – GeekWire

VCs back ‘vanlife’ as Seattle travel startup Cabana raises $10M for its camper rental service – GeekWire

VCs back ‘vanlife’ as Seattle travel startup Cabana raises $10M for its camper rental service – GeekWire (Cabana Photo) Seattle-based startup Cabana is riding interest in “vanlife” travel and just landed $10 million to fuel growth of its service that brings together camping, car sharing, and boutique hotel luxuries. The startup, launched by former Seattle …

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