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Brier Dudley offers a critical look at technology and business issues affecting the Northwest.

October 25, 2006 at 4:19 PM

Amazon.com’s good news, bad news day

It made investors happy, but it was a sad day for Seattle’s tech community when Amazon.com yesterday said it would slow its investment in new technology.

Amazon’s push into Web services, the creative things it’s been trying and the smart people it’s hiring have made it one of the most interesting companies in town from a tech perspective. But that didn’t boost shares 12 percent.

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