| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Katie Anger, a bright-eyed redhead from West Friendship, opened the door for cyber-bullying as a middle-schooler, when she installed the "Honesty Box" app on her Facebook page.
Some teens used the now-defunct Facebook feature to criticize her...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Baltimore police have arrested a second suspect in the videotaped beating of a man outside the city's downtown courthouse and are looking for two other people in the attack watched by tens of thousands on the Internet.
Shayone Davis, 20, is being held on...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 10:11 AM
April 26 is "World Intellectual Property Day," a day designated to increase public awareness about how intellectual property rights promote innovation and creativity. The federal government is working to prevent counterfeiting and piracy, but the...
| May 19, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Who doesn't love a tree? Apparently, criminals. Researchers have found that leafier places in Baltimore tend to have lower crime rates than those with few or no trees.
A new study looking across Baltimore City and Baltimore County has found that with few...
| May 14, 2012
| 8:32 AM
From the assembly lines of Detroit to the steel mills of Pittsburgh to the oil fields of Houston, our country has been built by an entrepreneurial spirit and thirst for innovation. And despite our recent economic challenges, that spirit is alive and well....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:59 PM
At first, the video of a man being beaten and stripped in downtown Baltimore appeared to be just another tantalizing shock clip for the Internet. But in recent days, thanks to social media users as far away as California, it could prove instrumental in...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Baltimore's top cop warned Tuesday against "race-baiting" amid rising tensions across the nation, citing the Trayvon Martin case and cautioning that a video generating outrage on the Internet of a tourist being beaten and stripped in downtown Baltimore...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 5:57 PM
Huddled over laptop computers, four midshipmen spent 20 minutes setting up a wireless network and tested it with what they assumed was a private chat.
But Ensign Justin Monroe, a teaching assistant at the Naval Academy, used a small wireless receiver...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Victims of minor crime in Baltimore County can now file a report online, said police, who are planning to demonstrate the system Monday morning at a police precinct in Dundalk.
The new system is intended to more quickly generate crime reports, which...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:41 AM
UPDATE: Our fully story for Wednesday's newspaper can be found here.
A federal grand jury indictment was unsealed in Baltimore today charging the founder and operators of the popular online betting site Bodog.com with money laundering, prosecutors...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Like skilled cat burglars, teams of college-age hackers slithered past defenses to probe the soft underbelly of a sophisticated computer system.
Their mission: to steal secrets and leave an electronic calling card.
As they tapped away on laptops and...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:39 PM
Even though they didn't win first or second place, six Harford Tech students made it all the way to the final round of the 2011 Maryland Cyber Challenge and Conference Oct. 22 at the Baltimore Convention Center, where they — and seven other teams...