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  • Monday Meltdown: 'Portal 2' for Game of the Year, and Decision 2012: Mario vs. Sonic

    Monday Meltdown: 'Portal 2' for Game of the Year, and Decision 2012: Mario vs. Sonic
    News Roundup •••• Microsoft will not be announcing a new Xbox console at E3 this summer or "anytime soon." I suppose it makes sense to wait it out until they’ve replaced literally every console that’s gotten the Red Ring...
  • Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson discusses the late, iconic Apple leader

    Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson discusses the late, iconic Apple leader
    Few nonfiction writers think bigger than Walter Isaacson, who has taken on subjects like Henry Kissinger, Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein. But when Apple founder Steve Jobs invited him in 2004 to write a complete and frank biography, Isaacson held...
  • Out of history: Md. pages lament program's end

    Donald F. Munson grew up around politics, but it wasn't until he became a congressional page in the early 1950s that he decided to make a career of it. The Washington County Republican, who served 36 years in the Maryland General Assembly, met Gerald R....
  • Budgeting is a drag, but online personal financial management sites make the chore easier

    Online budgeting sites aim to take the tedium out of money management, and the latest entry even tries to make a game of it with cash prizes. Budgeting is such a turnoff that some financial professionals won't even use the term with clients. But some...
  • A future for copy editors

    Last week Steve Buttry posted an article at The Buttry Diary on the ways in which copy editing, if it is to survive, must change from copy editors' accustomed attitudes and practices. I urge you to read it; no, I implore you to read it. Mr. Buttry, though...
  • Columbia Weddings and Engagements

    Bentley Fazi and Ryan Deiter Christian and Debra Fazi, of Columbia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Bentley Katherine Fazi, to Ryan Scott Deiter, son of Scott and Yvonne Deiter, ofClarksville. The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Atholton...
  • Visual surprises await at Montpelier Arts Center exhibits

    On Sunday, Sept. 11, the Montpelier Art Center hosted a reception for three new exhibits. Guests were treated to an excellent selection of finger foods and provided with the opportunity to meet the featured artists Linda Bernard, Roslyn Logsdon,...
  • MacInnes wed at Chesapeake Bay Beach Club

    Brian and Lauren MacInnes Jess and Vicki Hill, of Columbia, announce the marriage of their daughter, Lauren Kathleen Hill, to Brian Patrick MacInnes, son of Rick and Patsy MacInnes, of Columbia, on June 4, 2011. The bride is a 2005 graduate of Hammond...
  • Bel Air commissioners approve server purchase, discuss bid awards

    The town of Bel Air is upgrading its computer systems and backup and buying a new police truck. During their Tuesday work session, Town of Bel Air commissioners discussed several contracts expected to be approved at Monday's meeting and approved the...
  • As antitrust case ends, Microsoft is victorious in defeat

    As antitrust case ends, Microsoft is victorious in defeat
    The Department of Justice's antitrust case against Microsoft was one of the largest and most carefully watched in history. The courts ruled that Microsoft illegally maintained its monopoly of personal computer operating systems (OS). After years of...
  • Microsoft kicks off E3 expo with celebrity cameos and trailers galore

    Microsoft kicks off E3 expo with celebrity cameos and trailers galore
    Microsoft led off the lineup of developers and publishers who will be showcasing everything new in digital entertainment at this week’s E3expo in Los Angeles. While the news out of Redmond was very heavy on the Xbox’s capabilities as a...
  • Can the Xbox become an all-inclusive home entertainment device?

    Can the Xbox become an all-inclusive home entertainment device?
    Microsoft thinks consumers aren’t viewing their favorite games, movies and television shows on enough screens.   That’s the premise behind “SmartGlass,” a feature debuting later this year that is designed to enhance the...