Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of May 30, 2021

Check out the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of May 30, 2021.

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The most popular stories on GeekWire

Rajeev Rajan joined the Seattle area as a Microsoft intern in 1994 and eventually stayed with the company for 23 years. … Continue reading

The plywood is falling, restaurants that have survived are increasing the hours, and vehicle traffic in Seattle is growing from the ghost towns a year ago. … Continue reading

At Amazon’s annual general meeting last week, the company’s shareholders overwhelmingly rejected more than a dozen proposals that proponents say are aimed at making the company a more transparent and responsible corporate citizen. … Continue reading

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TerraPower, PacifiCorp and Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon on Wednesday announced plans to build a next-generation nuclear power plant on the site of one of the state’s decommissioned coal-fired power plants. … Continue reading

Humans produce more than 6 billion tons of plastic each year, and its buildup in landfills and oceans is viewed by many as an environmental crisis. … Continue reading

New Funding: Electric Era, a Seattle-based startup that designs and builds battery systems for EV charging stations, has raised a $ 3 million seed round led by REMUS Capital. … Continue reading

Outreach has just raised $ 200 million in venture capital that the 10-year-old software company will use to help more salespeople close deals, track leads, and increase customer loyalty. … Continue reading

Construction giant Katerra, which has raised more than $ 2 billion in venture capital, is being shut down, according to a report by The Information. … Continue reading

The SEO software startup Moz was taken over by the email marketing company iContact, a subsidiary of J2 Global. … Continue reading

The gift I remember best from graduating from high school was a light blue stuffed whale. … Continue reading

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