| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:07 PM
The cable company is one entity everyone likes to hate. Perhaps this knee-jerk animosity is to blame for the rush to condemn Comcast's proposed $44 billion merger with Time Warner Cable. Critics complain that combining the nation's two largest cable...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
One of the marvels of the Internet to date is that it's largely been a level playing field where there is equal access to all (at least those not blocked by oppressive governments), an arrangement that has not only encouraged innovation and investment but...
| May 16, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Members of the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company are the stars of an online documentary series, whose executive producer is pounding the pavement to get it on television.
"It's everything that's still right with this country," Rick Otenasek said of the...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 7:07 PM
The Howard County Library is expanding its online access for customers to include additional magazines, movies and music with the June 2 rollout of three new services — Zinio, hoopla and OneClick Digital.
Library officials say more than 90...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Veteran mailman Jeffrey L. Shipley turned his apartment into a repository of pilfered postage, authorities say, as he took letters, magazines, Netflix videos and even a Mother's Day card from the homes on his route.
Shipley, who worked at a Postal...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:33 AM
The critically acclaimed, ground-breaking political thriller Netflix series "House of Cards" has returned to Maryland and Harford County to film its third season.
People of all types, ages, sizes and ethnicities are once again being sought for union and...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:59 PM
"Hope is my philosophy; just needs days in which to be," Fallston High School's Concert Choir sang high above a sea of students, family and friends. "You are the new day."
The senior Cougars were indeed entering a new day Thursday afternoon, ready to...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:07 AM
They came by the hundreds – actually upward of 2,000 – from near and far, hoping to get their few seconds of fame on the small screen.
The "House of Cards" open casting call for extras needed in Season III of the Netflix TV political thriller...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The conventional wisdom says everything on network TV is in decline.
Network news is a dinosaur crawling to the boneyard. The networks don’t have one drama that can start to compete with cable or Netflix. And I dare you to name six sitcoms that you...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:57 PM
After more than two months of stories about the producers of "House of Cards" threatening to leave Maryland if they didn't get $15 million from the state to help offset the costs of production, the announcement Friday that they were staying was big news....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 6:24 PM
The hit television show "House of Cards" will stay in Maryland, even though state incentives offered to keep the Netflix series here came up millions of dollars short of what the producers wanted.
Gov. Martin O'Malley and Media Rights Capital...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:48 PM
On one side are technologists, preaching that open access to unlimited Internet bandwidth is the bedrock of innovation for a 21st-century economy — and is under threat.
On the other are telecommunications giants that say they are equally committed...