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SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for U.S. government

SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the U.S. government Monday morning and then successfully landed the booster for recycling. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from its NASA-leased pad at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It was SpaceX's first mission for the National Reconnaissance...

  • Top social media fails of 2014

    Top social media fails of 2014

    Social media isn't new anymore, so you'd think people would be able to do it by now without making really bad mistakes. And not just any mistakes, but the kinds that leave you speechless. With that, here are actual social media posts from 2014 you have to see to believe.

  • Supreme Court appears unlikely to protect Facebook threats

    Supreme Court appears unlikely to protect Facebook threats

    In its first case testing the limits of free speech on social media, the Supreme Court showed little interest Monday in extending new protections to people who post messages threatening to kill or hurt others. The justices sharply questioned the lawyer for a Pennsylvania man who was sent to prison...

  • Canton resident's Haystack parking app no longer operating

    Canton resident's Haystack parking app no longer operating

    A controversial app that allowed residents in some of Baltimore's trendiest neighborhoods to charge one another for access to public parking spaces — with the app's creator taking a cut of each transaction — is no more. Eric Meyer, the Canton resident who launched the Haystack app in Baltimore...

  • Videology hires new CFO with eye toward stock offering

    Videology hires new CFO with eye toward stock offering

    Web video advertising firm Videology said Monday it hired a new chief financial officer with experience preparing companies for public stock offerings, a signal the Baltimore-founded company may soon follow through with plans for an initial public offering. Kenneth Tarpey, most recently CFO at...

  • ZeroFOX strikes partnership with McAfee to sell its social media cyber security software

    ZeroFOX strikes partnership with McAfee to sell its social media cyber security software

    McAfee security software will soon include protection from cyber threats spread via social media through a partnership with Baltimore startup ZeroFOX. The Federal Hill company's social media "attack detection system" will be integrated into McAfee's flagship security software, McAfee Enterprise...

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