Lowe's steps into augmented reality
Lowe's will launch an app early next month that makes it easier to envision what a piece of furniture will look like in your home or office using augmented reality.
Capitol Hill retail site sold for $6M
By JOURNAL STAFF
Five months after going on the market, a retail property at 206 Broadway Ave. E. has sold for $6.35 million, according to King County records. The seller was Ebright Trust, a family entity that acquired the property in 2005 for $1.2 million.
8-unit Capitol Hill complex is sold
By JOURNAL STAFF
An eight-unit apartment complex at 1300 E. Mercer St. on Capitol Hill sold for $4.5 million, according to King County records. The seller was an LLC related to the Swegel family, which has owned the property for over three decades.
Bass Pro completes $4B acquisition of Cabela's
By JOSH FUNK
Bass Pro Shops' roughly $4 billion acquisition of rival outdoor retailer Cabela's is complete, but the small western Nebraska town that has been home to Cabela's is still wondering about its future.
Note to Texas and Florida: Fights over Sandy still rage
The destructive floodwaters of Superstorm Sandy receded quickly, but some storm victims are still neck-deep in a battle over insurance payouts. And many victims of this year's storms in Texas, Florida and elsewhere should brace themselves for a similar fight, lawyers involved in Sandy insurance battles say.
GOP eyes deep cuts to corporate tax rate
By MARCY GORDON and KEN THOMAS
The White House and congressional Republicans are finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the penalty for the wealthiest Americans, with President Donald Trump ready to roll out the policy proposal at midweek.
Nadella: Make Microsoft mighty and mindful
By MATT O'BRIEN
Satya Nadella's new book positions him as the embodiment of Microsoft's transformation into a forward-thinking outfit focused on AI, cloud software, virtual worlds and quantum computing.