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Program launches in five cities, including Seattle

Program launches in five cities, including Seattle

Nationwide effort seeks to promote diversity and overhaul hiring practices

Nationwide effort seeks to promote diversity and overhaul hiring practices

Susan Gates, left, and Kate Isler

Longtime friends Kate Isler and Susan Gates encourage consumers to shop with purpose

Microsoft is following in the footsteps of Twitter and Facebook

Microsoft is following in the footsteps of Twitter and Facebook

Compared to the general population, The Seattle-based e-commerce giant says it expected to see nearly 34,000 positive cases among frontline employees

Compared to the general population, The Seattle-based e-commerce giant says it expected to see nearly 34,000 positive cases among frontline employees.

Amazon One, the tech giant’s new palm scanning technology, will first be implemented in two Amazon Go stores in Seattle

Amazon One, the tech giant’s new palm scanning technology, will first be implemented in two Amazon Go stores in Seattle

Many of the new hires will work in the 100 new operations facilities that the Seattle-based tech company will open in September

Many of the new hires will work in the 100 new operations facilities that the Seattle-based tech company will open in September

The new jobs are in addition to the 15,000 the tech giant announced it would bring to Bellevue last February

The new jobs are in addition to the 15,000 the tech giant announced it would bring to Bellevue last February

The tech platform of the future is being created in Seattle, and it’s already transforming the delivery of health care

The city ranks as one of the most digitally connected urban areas in the nation, study shows