| Sep 18, 2012
| 10:15 AM
A bunch of new patent applications from Bank of America reveal that the company's R&D lab has been working on new mobile technologies that would enable smartphone users to analyze their environment with their smartphone's video camera; recognize the...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:31 PM
You make a call from your land line or text a friend from your smartphone. You browse an online retailer for clothing, a book or music; you create a wish list or write a review.
You walk past a security camera outside your home; you use GPS to find...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:33 AM
With the much-anticipated release of the iPhone 5 less than two days away, the Apple Store in the Mall in Columbia is preparing for the horde of customers expected to flood the Mall early Friday morning.
According to a mall spokeswoman, doors will open...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 2:04 PM
With the much-anticipated release of the iPhone 5 less than a day away, the Apple Store at Towson Town Center is preparing for an early wave of customers expected to come to the mall early Friday morning.
Towson Town Center will open its doors at 7 a.m....
| Sep 20, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Harford County cell phone retailers big and small were preparing Thursday for a mad rush for the national release of the iPhone 5 early Friday morning.
The phone, which will cost between $199 to $399 depending on its gigabytes, was set to create...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Modest lines in Towson saw people in queue Friday morning waiting to be among the first to grasp the latest iPhone from Apple — the iPhone 5.
At the Verizon store on York Road, a small line of five people gathered outside the store by 8 a.m. The...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Friday morning's national launch of the iPhone 5 appeared to be going smoothly in Bel Air, where only a handful of people were lined up at two of the town's three main phone retailers shortly before 9 a.m.
Outside of Best Buy, Brian Oppenheim, of Joppa;...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Alex Alexiou had the haggard look of a rough night on the streets of Baltimore —red eyes, unkempt hair, casually disheveled clothes.
He spent the night out for what has become an annual ritual: The sale of the latest iPhone. Alexiou stood fourth in...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:23 PM
While Marylanders are consumed with the debate over whether to allow a sixth casino and table games like poker and blackjack, the state is quietly moving ahead with an idea that could make gambling much more pervasive: Internet lottery sales. And in...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 2:57 PM
It was the cellphone heard 'round the world.
A bouncy marimba ring tone on an iPhone erupted during the final soft, almost unbearably poignant minutes of Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 9 at a recent New York Philharmonic concert in Lincoln Center.
| May 17, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Gus G. Sentementes has a story in today's paper about the introduction of new bill-payment methods in restaurants. With Near Field Technology (NFC), "mobile phones would come equipped with a new chip, which would allow consumers to simply wave their......
| Aug 28, 2011
| 3:37 PM
A year ago, Hope Tarr found herself marveling at a new beer garden inBrooklyn.
Tarr, who co-created an iPhone app that tracks beer gardens in New York City, had grown up in Baltimore listening about these outdoor promised lands where German suds flowed...