| Oct 6, 2011
| 10:22 AM
In the late morning hours of Thursday, Oct. 6, the Apple store inside The Mall in Columbia was filled with a few dozen customers and employees. It was business as usual.
Tributes in the front window, however, told another story, as did a bouquet of...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 11:50 AM
A day after the death of Apple co-founder and technological visionary Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday, Oct. 5, after a long battle with cancer, it was business as usual at the Apple Store in Towson Town Center.
Dozens of customers and employees went about...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:53 PM
People in Central Maryland and the Eastern Shore will have to add a new set of three digits to their contact lists starting in March.
Customers requesting a new phone number for any device may get the new area code 667, state regulators announced...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Microsoft on Monday unveiled a nice looking tablet computer called Surface, or rather, a pair of devices that are targeting the tablet market currently dominated by Apple and Android.
Surface looks pretty cool. I like the thin tactile keyboard that...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Apple has gone on a very public tax strike. Months after reporting the second-highest quarterly profits in U.S. history, America's favorite company is refusing to bring home more than $60 billion of offshore funds in protest of the taxes it would have...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Apple CEO Steve Jobs was an inspiring man who changed the we look at technology. Virtually every project he created was a world-class success.
His 2007 iPod changed the way we listen to music; his iPhone put a computer in customers' hand. And his iPad...
| Oct 23, 2011
The mobile app economy is real — and it's brewing in Baltimore.
Many businesses are opening their wallets and spending to build mobile apps for customers to use. And developers are in hot demand across the United States, various surveys this year...
| Nov 6, 2011
As an Air Force intelligence officer, Sean Lane saw firsthand the communications challenges facing soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. Civilians in the United States had better, faster access to data on their smartphones and 3G networks than soldiers did in...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:13 AM
In social media slang, the above means “Oh my God, parent alert,” and that is just what parents have to be these days ... alert to what their kids are doing and saying in this digital world.
With all of the social media outlets...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 8:35 AM
Baltimore County Public Library will officially launch a new 3M Cloud-based e-Book lending service with an event on Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 10 a.m. in the Towson branch on York Road.
The 3M Cloud Library system service will provide Baltimore County Public...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Apple begins its announcement of the long-awaited and expected iPhone 5 at 1 pm Eastern. We can also expect updates to its line of iPods, and possibly even an iTunes makeover. Below are the highlights from the event, as brought to you by the Internet...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:08 AM
Watch Baltimore's Millennial Media CEO Paul Palmieri chat with CNBC's Jim Cramer, yesterday on the popular show "Mad Money."
Palmieri breaks down the mobile advertising for Cramer and his audience. A good primer on how the mechanics of mobile advertising...