| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Nike started with running shoes and Under Armour with undershirts.
Both stories begin with dissatisfaction. While trying to sell a Japanese manufacturer's shoes, Phil Knight sent some to his former coach, who modified them, using, among other things, a...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:29 AM
After 20 years, do you still feel the LUV, Baltimore?
Southwest Airlines does – big time. The airline is celebrating its 20th anniversary at BWI-Marshall International Airport. Since launching service on Sept. 15, 1993, Southwest has grown to...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Jill Babchak, 34, of Columbia, has joined Weight Watchers before, but this time around she’s dropping pounds with the help of the organization’s mobile application. “I like it because it has all the restaurants, all the foods, right at...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice will be the first player featured during the upcoming season in USA's "NFL Characters Unite" campaign, the cable channel will announce later today.
Rice will also announce an expanded relationship between the NFL...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Facebook may have a lot of uses for social networking and time-wasting, but lately it's been offering a creative outlet, too.
A new comic-making application called Bitstrips is popping up more and more on Facebook updates. And after just a few months,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Arsenio Hall returns to latenight TV tonight after almost two decades away. And, after all that time, he will still be one of only two African-American show hosts occupying that culturally influential space on a nightly basis.
The other, comedian W....
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In February 2010, Zuly Gonzalez and Beau Adkins founded Light Point Security in the basement of their Elkridge home.
In November 2012, they moved the company into University of Maryland, Baltimore County's Cyber Incubator at the 71-acre bwtech@UMBC...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:58 AM
On Friday, Apple will release the latest version of its flagship phone, the iPhone 5S, along with a colorful budget conscience model, the iPhone 5C. As with other product launches, the new phones are expected to be in demand, so much so that area...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Because investors want to see growth, much of the talk surrounding Under Armour in the first half of the year focused on areas like women's gear and non-cleat footwear. The company's share of those arenas is still minuscule, its marketing efforts still in...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Under Armour's newest football commercial begins with high school players rushing to a practice field set beneath the Baltimore skyline.
Some carry their gear through subway turnstiles. Others pedal furiously on bikes. A few jump into the bed of a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Some people drop them. Others leave their mobile phone on the roof of the car and drive off. Or they slip the device into a purse or pocket and miss.
Whatever the cause, smartphones with cracked screens seem to be nearly as common as cellphones...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:45 AM
By Under Armour standards, the launch of the company's Alter Ego line -- specifically a Superman base layer shirt -- earlier this year was quiet.
The success, though, was typical: the Baltimore-based manufacturer found it had tapped into a new market,...