Technology

The best tech-related events, and an interview with hilarious novelist Maria Semple

There's no shortage of tech innovation in Seattle, but one new “start-up” is cloaked as something different: a fashion collection.

A half-century ago, in the Marlboro Man’s heyday, nearly half of American adults smoked.

For more than 40 years, the Seattle Independent Film Festival (SIFF) has introduced its patrons to up-and-coming talent and films not seen anywhere else in town.

Bellevue-based Pebblebee made a name for itself last year with the Honey ($24.99 at pebblebee.com), a small Bluetooth “key finder” device designed to help users keep track of oft-misplaced hou