Washington Business Journal
Floppy disks have become all but obsolete in the United States -- except in the federal government.
Seeking to enhance its technology pedigree, the District is close to signing a deal that would bring a dozen Chinese software firms to the nation's capital. A separate agreement with Microsoft is also almost done.
Software tests will delay opening of the new Silver Line in Fairfax County.
The Washington Nationals pitched the District government on a $300 million plan for a retractable roof over Nationals Park, but city officials say the idea was quickly dismissed.
The District's tax office has seized the Stadium Club strip joint from its owner, James Redding, over a large back tax bill related to a business the government has already shut down.
Defining a hipster is subjective, but finding neighborhoods where hipsters are likely to live is a little more objective. Based on one set of criteria, the Washington area has plenty of hipster-friendly 'hoods.
D.C. Mayor Gray called the National Capitol Planning Commission rejection of possible changes to existing height restrictions "disappointing."
Thrift Savings Plan hardship withdrawals hit a record high last month, showing how hard last month's 16-day government shutdown hit federal employees.
The General Services Administration has narrowed down the possible locations for a new FBI headquarters as it launches the next step in its regionwide search.
It's too soon to say whether the FBI will pick Westphalia Town Center to be its new headquarters, but if it does, the agency's employees will have places to live nearby.
Landmark Theatres, the owner of the E Street Cinema in downtown D.C. and the Bethesda Row Cinema in Bethesda, will bring a 10-screen movie theater to the District's NoMa neighborhood.
A McLean mansion once owned by the late Sen. Ted Kennedy just sold for $9.5 million, the highest-priced sale in Fairfax County this year.
Technology gets a lot of the blame for the continued degradation of communication skills among leaders over the past two decades. But I suggest that technology, like any tool, can be used in positive or negative ways.
The long rumored H Street NE Whole Foods location is a rumor no more. The grocer has signed a lease to occupy a 38,000-square-foot space at 600 H St. NE. It is the second D.C. lease Whole Foods has signed in two weeks, the first being WC Smith's 800 New Jersey Ave. SE.
How much household income do you need to qualify for a mortgage to buy a median-priced home in the Washington area?
Two local business magnates rank as the richest people of their respective states, according to a new list released Wednesday.
LivingSocial Inc. has apologized for a "seven sins" themed Halloween party that featured a "greed room" adorned with dreidels and gold coins.
Remember a few weeks ago when the owners of the restaurant that replaced The Guards in Georgetown put the bar's sign up for auction?
The Washington region looks a lot different than it did only five years ago. A new analysis of Census data from the George Mason University Center for Regional Analysis finds the area's minority population has surged, while new white residents settled in D.C. and virtually nowhere else.
The Mosaic District in Merrifield will get a Ted's Bulletin location as well as nearly 500 new office workers when the Custom Ink T-shirt company moves its offices from McLean in 2014.
A prominent Montgomery County businessman and neighbor to Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has created a business called the "Washington Brave Hearts," leading to speculation from TMZ.com that Snyder may be bowing to public pressure to change the team's name.
Companies are awaiting guidance from agencies telling them that workers can return after the shutdown closed government facilities to contractors, spurred stop-work orders, and forced thousands of furloughs.
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