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Seattle has the highest rate of phone call avoidance in the US, with 26% of adults making calls less than once a week, followed by San Francisco at 20%, while New York City's rate is only 12%.
Seattle's Smart Cities award bid for Digital Equity and Accessibility needs public votes, following the city's efforts to enhance digital inclusivity and user experience online.
Expedia Group Inc. confirmed it is laying off about 1,500 employees globally, including 208 in its Seattle headquarters, as part of a restructuring process under outgoing CEO Peter Kern.
Seattle celebrates the reopened Dearborn Park with an event featuring music and refreshments. The renovated park offers improved accessibility and a community gathering space.
Jeff Bezos relocates from Seattle to Miami, which could potentially save him over $600 million in capital gains taxes with his upcoming sale of 50 million Amazon shares.
The City of Seattle's Technology Access and Adoption Study reveals progress in home internet access, yet disparities persist for non-English speakers and underserved communities.
Evans Pool in Seattle has introduced free teen swim nights on Fridays for 13 to 17-year-olds, including swimming lessons and lifeguard skills, with additional social activities and pizza.
From a community hack night to an event for lesbians in the industry, this week's lineup of Seattle tech events offers a great chance to network.