Monthly Archives: March 2016

PEMCO Celebrates New 520 Bridge with Contest to Pay Your Tolls for A Year

PEMCO Insurance, the Northwest’s largest locally based auto and home insurer, is celebrating the new SR 520 floating bridge with a sweepstakes that gives Northwest residents a chance to win free bridge tolls for a year. Five lucky winners will take home $2,500 cash – the equivalent of 520 bridge-crossing tolls for one year –… Continue Reading

YouTube Marketing Made Easy with Stacia Kennedy March 31st

By Stacia Kennedy Are you looking to get your product or service in front of more people? Have you considered using Video to reach a larger audience? Did you know that 93% of consumers start their search online? And wouldn’t it be great if YOUR video was the first thing Google displayed in search results?… Continue Reading

Columbia Nuclear Power Generating Station in Richland Shutdown

Columbia Generating Station operators safely shut down the nuclear reactor in Richland at approximately 1:30 p.m. this afternoon following an indication of the loss of a system that is used for equipment cooling. All systems needed to safely shut down the plant, including multiple redundant safety systems, are operating as expected and there is no threat… Continue Reading

WGU Washington to Award Record Number of Degrees during Fifth Annual Commencement Ceremony

Executive Director of the Washington Student Achievement Council, Dr. Gene Sharratt, will address the online university’s graduating class WGU Washington will award nearly 1,900 bachelor’s and master’s degrees to students from across the state at its fifth annual commencement ceremony Saturday, April 16. The class of 2016 is online university’s largest since it was founded… Continue Reading

Kirkland's Woodmark Hotel and Still Spa Hires Brooke Gogerty and Jason Friendly

The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa in Kirkland has announced the addition of Brooke Gogerty and Jason Friendy to the hotel’’s leadership team. Brooke Gogerty joins the Woodmark Hotel as the Director of Catering, and will oversee all corporate, social, and wedding disciplines. Continue Reading

Sprint Introduces 30-Day, 100 Percent Customer Satisfaction Guarantee – Invites Consumers to Experience America’s Fastest LTE Network, Plus More Reliable with Better Coverage than Ever

Sprint confidently offers customer experience guarantee: if for any reason customer is not 100% satisfied, they can return device and company will refund device cost, plan charges and related fees The Sprint network really is faster and it’s more reliable, with better coverage than ever. Sprint now offers a 30-day satisfaction guarantee – the industry’s best… Continue Reading

Adnan Ahmed Joins Stantec’s Lynnwood Office as Information Communication Technology Project Manager

Stantec has announced that Adnan Ahmed has joined the firm as a project manager in its Information Communication Technology (ICT) consulting practice in the Lynnwood, WA office. Ahmed has more than 14 years of experience as an ICT infrastructure specialist. He brings Stantec experience from across North America and the Middle East. Ahmed designs data and… Continue Reading

Microsoft and Rakuten Sign Patent Licensing Partnership Agreement

Microsoft Technology Licensing LLC and Rakuten Inc. recently signed a worldwide patent cross-licensing agreement covering each company’s respective consumer electronics products, including Linux and Android-based devices. “Our agreement with Rakuten reinforces the opportunities that cross-licensing can bring to companies across the technology spectrum,” said Nick Psyhogeos, president of Microsoft Technology Licensing. “We’re pleased to have… Continue Reading

How Would Government Imposed Decryption Work?

By Allison Goodman Last week I offered my somewhat cynical view that the recent dispute between Apple and the FBI had as much to do with money as it did with national security.  Apple wanted out of the data recovery business and law enforcement agencies didn’t want to have to pay for what they have… Continue Reading

AT&T Unite Explore Rugged Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot Available Starting April 1

First Rugged Hotspot from AT&T with New Security Features Available for $49.99 March 28, 2016 – AT&T is bringing its first rugged mobile Wi-Fi hotspot to customers. The AT&T Unite Explore will be available starting April 1 for $49.99 with a two-year agreement. Customers will be able to buy the Unite Explore at www.att.com and AT&T stores. AT&T… Continue Reading