Mayor Bowser Lifts Some COVID Restrictions

March 15, 2021

Alcohol can now be sold until midnight, but restaurants are required to close by midnight. Also, on March 22, indoor dining at restaurants can increase to 25-percent capacity.

3 Rules for Keeping Your Data Safe in the Cloud


If you’re using any kind of cloud application — and these days, who isn’t? — you’re right to be concerned about data privacy and security.

Honoring First-Responders With Tulips on International Women’s Day

March 10, 2021

Each year on March 8, we mark International Women’s Day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. On this day, the nonprofit organization Petals for Hope […]

Empowering Women

March 8, 2021

D.C. may not be an official state — yet. But we are fortunate to have women in leadership positions from the top levels of city government to grassroots neighborhood organizations.

Tech Tip: You’ve Been Hacked! What’s the First Thing You Should Do?


The faster the pros can address the attack — and determine the extent of the data, applications and machines compromised — the better your chances of preventing bigger problems.

Downtowner DC: Razor Wire, E-Mopeds, Schools, Metrorail, Crime

March 1, 2021

Lime’s e-moped addition will make the company the first micro-mobility provider to offer three shared electric vehicle types on one platform.

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


Are you subject to Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards if you take credit card payments over the phone? Absolutely!

Vaccine Eligibility Expands, But Distribution Is Slow

February 22, 2021

The new eligibility for 16-to-64-year-olds applies to those with cancer, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, an immunocompromised state or other conditions.

Tech Tip: Your Firewall Is Useless, Unless …


A firewall is a device that acts like a security cop, watching over your computer network to detect unauthorized access and activity.

Tech Tip: Don’t Just Close Your Browser

February 15, 2021

If you simply close your browser, some of the session information that a hacker can use to gain entry is still running in the background.