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Watch out Silicon Valley – Washington, DC is the new high tech hotspot says

2014 September 29
by Nat

Driving through DC, I noticed new maroon flags waving from lampposts promoting something called “DigitalDC”. In small print on the flag was a web address. At first I couldn’t tell if I was having trouble reading the domain name, but then I got a good look. Yes, the URL for innovation in DC is

Digital DC’s mission, according to the website, is to promote DC as “the leading community in the innovation and high-tech economy”. Announced in March by soon-to-be ousted Mayor Vincent Gray, Digital DC is offering $1 million in funding to tech companies that move into a so-called “tech corridor” in a mostly residential, transitional neighborhood.

The organization has a sharp looking website but hasn’t yet chosen which high-tech companies will receive the “catalytic” government grants.

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  1. October 1, 2014 ! sounds a good domain name… and thats a great news for Washington, DC.

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