Related Program: The Record How Microsoft's Windows Phone Stacks Up Against Its Competitors By Ross Reynolds & Amina Al-Sadi • Apr 21, 2014 Related Program: The Record TweetShareGoogle+Email Windows phone. Credit Flickr Photo/Tayla Lyell (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 8:21 Ross Reynolds talks with Geekwire's Todd Bishop about the Northwest tech industry and how the updates to Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 will impact its place in the growing smartphone market. Tags: technologyMicrosoftAmazonTweetShareGoogle+Email Related Content Would You Accept Money To Quit Your Job? By Ross Reynolds & Amina Al-Sadi • Apr 15, 2014 Flickr Photo/Andy (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 6:05 Ross Reynolds talks with behavioral economist Uri Gneezy about company incentives and why Amazon is implementing the "Pay to Quit" program. Say Goodbye To Windows XP By Steve Scher & Amina Al-Sadi • Apr 7, 2014 Flickr Photo/DrJohnBullas (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 8:19 Steve Scher talks with Geekwire's Todd Bishop about Northwest tech news, including the end of Windows XP, an update for Windows 8 and how tech companies are trying to make their mark on television and movies. Amazon Customers Not A Fan Of New Prime Subscription Fee By Amina Al-Sadi & Steve Scher • Mar 24, 2014 Flickr File Photo/cheukiecfu CC BY-NC-ND: http://bit.ly/1MUXs0y Listen Listening... / 8:29 Steve Scher talks with Geekwire's Todd Bishop about the region's tech news including Amazon's decision to raise the price of Amazon Prime membership dues from $79 a year to $99. Seattle 2013: A Year In Protest By Bond Huberman • Dec 30, 2013 Heather Villanueva As we looked back on the last year, debating which stories to highlight here, we noticed a trend that surprised us: 2013 was a year of activism and protest in the Seattle area.