| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Venture capitalists poured $286.3 million into 30 deals in Maryland, Washington and Northern Virginia during the first quarter, compared with $219.7 million invested in 45 deals a year ago, according to the MoneyTree Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers....
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:58 PM
LivingSocial, a daily deals website part-owned by Amazon.com Inc., said Friday that it was hit by a cyber attack that may have affected more than 50 million customers.
The company said the attack on its computer systems resulted in unauthorized access...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:50 AM
LG on Monday began taking pre-orders for a 55-inch curved OLED TV. The new display, which looks like a flat-screen TV but with a subtle, inward curve, is available for purchase by South Korean customers for $13,500. It will arrive for customers next...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:01 AM
Busch Gardens announced Friday morning that it will offer a $30 "Fun Card" for Christmas Town this year.
No Twitter deals will be available.
In addition, an announcement was made in September that annual pass members can purchase a Christmas Town pass...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Jim Southward, captain of the Harbor Queen, warned his passengers politely and then sounded one long and three short blasts of his very loud horn.
"Draw up the gangplank. Cast off," he called to the crew.
Yoga classes don't usually start this way....
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Ticketfly Inc., a San Francisco-based online seller of concert tickets, is now offering deals through daily discount company LivingSocial as it expands its mobile customer base to take on Live Nation Entertainment Inc.'s Ticketmaster.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Investors reacted positively Friday morning to news that Activision Blizzard Inc. would buy back $5.8 billion in shares from its French parent company Vivendi and become an independent video game publisher.
Santa Monica-based Activision said it would...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Fox's two-hour "Hell's Kitchen" finale boosted ratings and viewership for the network. Fox won Thursday night with an average 2.2 rating in the 18-to-49 demographic, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen. A ratings point equals roughly 1.3 million...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Green Monday, an online retail term was coined in 2009, refers to the second Monday in December, one of retail's biggest sales days online.
Cyber Monday sales were up by nearly 20 percent this year, according to industry analysts, and retailers are...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Colonial Williamsburg is offering half-off single day admission tickets through the daily deal website LivingSocial.com.
The deal offers single-day admission tickets for $18 for adults and $9 for youth. Tickets must be used by Dec. 31, 2013. Shoppers...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:29 AM
The daily deal website LivingSocial.com is offering 10 percent off any purchase with the coupon code LASTCHANCE10.
The code is valid on Monday, Dec. 23, only.