Metro Station Closures in Virginia Derail Commutes

While Metro has offered shuttles and promoted other public transportation services as alternatives, many commuters’ travel times have doubled; some have even reported roundtrip times of up to five hours.

31st St. Bridge to Close for 18 Months

While local traffic and limited parking for residents will continue north and south of the bridge, the stretch of 31st Street NW from K to M Streets will be closed to vehicular traffic through the summer of 2020.

Tech Tip: If You’ve Ever Said This, You’re Asking to Be Hacked

One in five small businesses falls victim to cybercrime. Plus, half of all cyberattacks are aimed at small businesses because they are small.

Tech Tip: The Number-One Threat to Your Security Is …

Like it or not, human beings are our own worst enemies online, inviting hackers, viruses, data breaches, data loss, etc., through the seemingly innocent actions taken every day online.

Tech Tip: Network Security Can Secure Your Reputation, Too

What would happen to your business if an employee accidentally exposed your network to entry from unauthorized entities?

Business Ins & Outs: Current Newspapers, Georgetown Main Street, and Moby Dick

OUT: THE CURRENT FOLDS It’s the end of the line for the Current Newspapers, Inc., which filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection May 10. The...

Tech Tip: You’ve Been Hacked! What Do You Need to Do First?

Based on what is discovered, you may be advised to contact the local FBI office and your attorney. Your legal responsibilities depend greatly on the type of data accessed.

Big Debuts: Spy Museum, Apple Carnegie Library

Opening this weekend: a L'Enfant Plaza home for the Spy Museum and the second Apple store in D.C., in the former Carnegie Library in Mount Vernon Square.

Small Business Week Kickoff, May 7

The District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce will kick off Small Business Week with a reception at Tony and Joe’s Seafood Place, 3000 K St. NW, on Tuesday, May 7, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Tech Tip: A Warning If You Handle, Process or Store Client Credit Cards

Getting compliant with PCI DSS — or finding out if you are compliant — isn’t a simple matter that can be outlined in a one-two-three-step checklist.