Testing PupPod: This $199 app-based training tool aims to increase mental stimulation for dogs

Ichi and the PupPod Rocker. (Mekhato Photo / Taylor Soper) Can tech help make dogs smarter? That’s the question behind PupPod, a Seattle-based startup which just debuted its latest app-based interactive toy for dogs. I’ve spent the past few weeks testing out PupPod with my 9-month-old labrador Ichi. It’s been a fun new activity for … Read more

Seattle startup vets launch platform that lets employers provide emergency savings accounts

Secure co-founders Devin Miller (left) and Bassam Saliba. (Secure Photos) The pandemic has caused a financial burden for millions of employees across the nation. It also impacts the companies that people work for due to lower productivity, distractions, and other factors. A new Seattle startup called Secure is launching to help employers offer a financial … Read more

Tanium CEO Orion Hindawi moves $9B cybersecurity company’s HQ to Seattle area, says S.F. is ‘not the city it was’

Tanium CEO Orion Hindawi recently moved the company’s headquarters to Kirkland, Wash. (Tanium Photo) Orion Hindawi was born in the San Francisco Bay Area, and helped build two successful companies there. But the 40-year-old co-founder and CEO of Tanium — a fast-growing cybersecurity company valued at more than $9 billion — is done with his … Read more

Sarah beats Gary down for murder

Coronation Street spoilers reveal that Sarah is going to turn on Gary and berate him for murder. She’s sick of him and tries to destroy half the street and a living next to Ray. She takes revenge by exposing the body of the thug Rick. No love lost for Coronation Street Sarah and Gary (Credit: … Read more

Tech Moves: Qumulo hires cloud CTO; ex-Tableau CMO joins Conversica board; 98point6 adds COO

Janine Corey. (Qumulo Photo) — Seattle startup Qumulo named Janine Corey as its cloud chief technology officer. Corey spent the past five years at Amazon Web Services, most recently leading the transformation team for enterprise customers. She previously held IT roles at Tyler Technologies, Novartis-Alcon Labs and Southwest Airlines. Qumulo does not have an overall … Read more

Why NBA legend Detlef Schrempf joined Cameo, and what it says about the future of fan interaction

Former Seattle Supersonics star Detlef Schrempf. (Mekhato File Photo / Kevin Lisota) Nearly two decades after he played his last game in the NBA, former Seattle Supersonics star Detlef Schrempf is looking to attract fans once again. But he’s not on the basketball court. Instead he’s courting them on Cameo, the video-sharing website that has … Read more