Wow, what occurred to the summer time? It’s already Labor Day, and the canine days of summer time have merely slipped away.
One of the the reason why issues moved significantly quick this yr was an intense circulation of information — from Zillow announcing its intentions to buy Trulia for $3.5 billion to Steve Ballmer stepping down from the Microsoft board to Sprint dropping its bid for T-Mobile.
Nevertheless it wasn’t simply arduous information. We had some enjoyable alongside the manner too, together with the rockin’ rooftop party at EMC/Isilon earlier than a Sounders match and some lively conversations on the GeekWire podcast and radio show.
We’ve additionally been working extremely arduous on the GeekWire Summit, our greatest content-oriented occasion of the yr which is developing on Oct. 2. We’ve bought an superior lineup of audio system, together with writer and drone entrepreneur Chris Anderson; Zulily co-founder Mark Vadon; Postmates CEO Bastian Lehmann; enterprise capitalist Julie Sandler; tech journalists Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher; and many extra. Particulars and tickets here.
Now, with out additional ado, right here’s a glance again at the top tales for the month of August. Because of everybody for studying, and see everybody at the Summit.