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    1. August 23, 2015

      UK grocers brace for launch of Amazon food delivery service

      When Amazon was testing its grocery delivery service in Seattle in 2008, Brook Hurst Stephens was among the first to...

    2. August 11, 2015

      Buyer remorse explains Google’s restructuring

      When Google listed its shares on the stock market more than a decade ago, Larry Page and Sergey Brin wrote to investors...

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    1. July 22, 2015

      Wages of New York fast-food staff set to double

      Tens of thousands of fast-food workers in New York are in line to have their wages almost doubled, in one of the...

    2. June 24, 2015

      New Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg eyes jet production challenge

      As each 787 Dreamliner left the production line at Boeing’s Everett factory near Seattle in the first quarter of this...

    3. May 24, 2015

      Time to tackle rugby injuries

      About half an hour into the opening clash of last winter’s Six Nations rugby union tournament, Welshman George North...

    4. May 19, 2015

      Los Angeles boosts fight on minimum wage

      Los Angeles on Tuesday became the largest city in the US to embrace a movement to raise minimum wages, when its city...

    5. April 23, 2015

      Food and tea hoists Starbucks sales

      Increased food and tea offerings at Starbucks advanced sales and traffic to the world’s largest coffee chain. Profits...

    6. April 20, 2015

      $5.9bn deal fuels hot property M&A market

      Prologis, one of the world’s largest industrial property landlords, has agreed to buy KTR Capital, a real estate...

    7. March 19, 2015

      Elon Musk tempers autonomous driving claims

      Elon Musk, the Tesla Motors boss known for his expansive claims for technology, appeared to promise a leap forward in...

    8. FT Alphaville

      March 19, 2015

      One very predictable consequence of the fall in EURUSD: hordes of American tourists

      You know that the rise in the dollar is having an impact when US newspapers write trend pieces about how great it will...

    9. March 17, 2015

      Microsoft sends Explorer into retirement

      It was once used by nearly 1bn people, making it one of the world’s best-known technology brands. But even Microsoft,...

    10. February 2, 2015

      Patriots beat Seahawks in Super Bowl

      ARIZONA — The New England Patriots were crowned Super Bowl champions on Sunday after defeating the Seattle Seahawks...

    11. January 29, 2015

      Amazon profit offers relief to investors

      Sharp growth in Prime subscribers and strong performance in cloud computing helped Amazon return to profit in the...

    12. January 18, 2015

      Industry warns of crippling impact of work stoppage at US ports

      Representatives of two key industries have warned about the severe risks for the US economy if the increasingly sour...

    13. January 4, 2015

      Investor rush to artificial intelligence is real deal

      Silicon Valley loves a new fad. To judge by the spate of fundraising by start-ups in recent weeks, it has found one in...

    14. January 1, 2015

      Problems stack up at US Pacific ports

      A labour dispute and problems handling vast new container ships have led to the worst delays in 10 years at US west...

    15. MBA blog

      December 5, 2014

      Tech trek week

      Day-on-the-Job events are onsite visits to companies to learn about MBA opportunities and get a sense of work culture....

    16. November 30, 2014

      Perfume Genius, Islington Assembly Hall, London – review

      No singer who makes a music video in which he and a gay porn star embrace in their underwear can be accused of lacking...

    17. FT Photo Diary

      November 11, 2014

      Parkour in Seattle

      Mark Ralston/AFP Tyler Lewis practises Parkour in downtown Seattle, Washington. Parkour originated in France in the...

    18. October 21, 2014

      Women-only code schools aim to help close technology divide

      Pointing out that the technology industry has a diversity problem is easy. Solving it is harder. Yet some...

    19. September 10, 2014

      Microsoft in talks to buy Minecraft maker for more than $2bn

      Microsoft is in talks to buy Mojang, the Swedish company behind retro gaming sensation Minecraft, for more than $2bn,...

    20. September 5, 2014

      Starbucks targets on-the-go New Yorkers with express stores

      Starbucks plans to launch a new express store format in New York City early next year designed to cater for on-the-go...

    21. July 28, 2014

      Zillow to buy rival Trulia for $3.5bn

      Zillow has agreed to buy Trulia for $3.5bn in an all-stock deal that combines the two largest US real estate listings...

    22. July 11, 2014

      Travel updates: London, Seattle and Arizona

      London The first Mondrian hotel outside the US will open on September 30 in a converted 1970s office block on the south...

    23. July 11, 2014

      Amazon presses on with drone plans

      Amazon, the ecommerce group, is pushing ahead with development of drones to deliver packages to consumers and is...

    24. July 10, 2014

      Colorado pot market shows a bigger high than expected

      Colorado’s marijuana market, which was legalised in January, is much larger than previously thought, according to a new...

    25. FT Tech Hub

      June 24, 2014

      How Oculus wants to be both the Google and Apple of virtual reality

      Is Oculus, the virtual reality company being acquired by Facebook, going to make its own headsets? Or is it going to...

    26. June 19, 2014

      Amazon eyes online sales boost through ‘Fire’ smartphone

      Amazon has a decent shot at shaking up a smartphone market controlled by Samsung and Apple as well as selling more of...

    27. June 12, 2014

      Kaori Nakamura’s Final Performances, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Seattle – review

      Last Saturday in Seattle, Kaori Nakamura danced a perfect Giselle. Bright, fresh, saucy, she charmed us from the...

    28. FT Alphaville

      June 3, 2014

      The Closer

      FURTHER FURTHER READING - The novel accounting of greenhouse gas regulations. - Seattle misreads Thomas Piketty as its...

    29. May 7, 2014

      Seattle Symphony, Carnegie Hall, New York – review

      It wasn’t business as usual on Tuesday at Carnegie Hall. The concert, after all, was part of the Spring for Music...

    30. May 1, 2014

      Next Goal Wins – film review

      Next Goal Wins is minor but hilarious. Mike Brett and Steve Jamison’s documentary might even dampen your hanky. Who...

    31. May 1, 2014

      After 15 years at Starbucks, Ben Packard takes up protecting nature

      “The determination is unbelievable,” says Ben Packard. He is referring to one of the photographs decorating his Seattle...

    32. April 18, 2014

      The Syrian who gave up his tech career to open Seattle restaurant

      Eager to challenge the negative stereotypes about the Middle East that he encountered in the US, Wassef Haroun, a...

    33. FT Tech Hub

      April 5, 2014

      Amazon makes a Dash for your shopping list

      by Barney Jopson Frustrated by not being able to dictate your shopping list to Amazon? Well, even if you weren’t, Jeff...

    34. March 28, 2014

      Seattle in US bounces back after downturn in its property market

      In the aftermath of the housing collapse which affected much of the US in 2008, Seattle’s property market held...

    35. March 12, 2014

      Bitcoin needs to grow out of its obsessive adolescence

      Newsweek’s flawed attempt to expose a 64-year-old Californian called Dorian Nakamoto as Bitcoin’s mysterious inventor...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      February 3, 2014

      The Seattle Seahawks win The Super bowl

      Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Seattle Seahawks’ Malcom Smith makes an angel in the confetti after his team defeated the...

    37. January 23, 2014

      The risks and rewards of a newly legal high

      Three years ago Brendan Kennedy sat his parents down to tell them of his career change. After spending almost half a...

    38. January 22, 2014

      Leasing companies fuel Boeing’s China pipeline

      Boeing sold more aircraft to leasing companies than it did to airlines in China last year, helping to build an order...

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