We're coming up on The Switch's first birthday! To mark the occasion, we'd like to thank you for helping us make this blog a hit both inside and outside the Beltway. If you're in the D.C. area next Tuesday, July 29 — the day we officially launched — come hang out with us over a few drinks. Here are the details:

WHO: You! Hanging out with Switch writers Andrea Peterson, Brian Fung, Hayley Tsukayama and Nancy Scola.

WHEN: Tuesday, July 29 at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Science Club, on 19th St. NW between M and L.

Hope to see you guys there! Tell us you're coming by RSVPing here.

Brian Fung covers technology for The Washington Post, focusing on telecommunications and the Internet. Before joining the Post, he was the technology correspondent for National Journal and an associate editor at the Atlantic.