Uber Saw a Huge Bump in App Downloads During D.C.'s Metro Shutdown
The Washington, D.C. metro closure on Wednesday may have irritated most residents, but it sure made Uber happy.
This Washington, D.C. Launchpad Helps Social Enterprises Help Others
The Halcyon Incubator offers a stipend, mentorship, PR help and more.
Steve Case: Great Companies Will Thrive, Despite Where They're Based
The AOL co-founder has been on a tour of cities between the coasts and will soon invest $500,000 in five startups.
From Tattoo Parlors to Coffee Shops, a National Celebration of Small Businesses
National Small Business Week runs from May 12 to 16 this year, with events being held in cities from San Francisco to Washington.
Think Seattle's Only Claim to Fame Is Starbucks? Think Again.
Besides the success of the huge coffee maker, the Emerald City has other amazing startup stories -- both past and present.
A Primer on Patents: Who's Getting Them, Where and How Long It's Taking (Infographic)
As Washington continues to mull new patent legislation, here's a snapshot of the U.S. patent landscape.
Democrats Introduce Legislation to Restore 'Open Internet' Rules
Bills introduced in both the House of Representatives and the Senate would bring back net neutrality laws.
Obama to Bypass Congress, Raise Minimum Wage for Federal Contracts on His Own
The president plans to announce during his State of the Union address that he is raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour from $7.25 an hour for anyone working on new federal contracts.
Tech Giants Throw More Money Than Ever at Washington Lobbyists
New figures suggest that lobby spending by tech leaders like Google and Facebook amounted to a massive $61 million in 2013.
Japan Proposes 'Super-Maglev' Train Connecting Baltimore to D.C. in 15 Minutes
Japan has reportedly offered to partially fund a magnetically levitating train that will slash the commute between Baltimore and Washington D.C. to a mere 15 minutes.
White House Brings On Microsoft Executive to Fix HealthCare.gov
Kurt DelBene has been tapped to oversee the continued rollout of the Obamacare enrollment site.
States Charge Ahead With Their Own Crowdfunding Laws
Michigan is the latest in a series of states to make moves to pass intrastate equity crowdfunding legislation.