| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:37 PM
That didn't take long. Eight television networks and local broadcasters in New York filed suit Thursday against Aereo, a company that announced plans two weeks ago to deliver live local television programming online. The lawsuit seeks to block Aereo from....
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
From the LA Times: Satellite TV provider Dish Network's new ad-skipping feature, AutoHop, enables subscribers to black out ads on programs they've saved on their digital video recorders. When activated, AutoHop turns the screen dark when a commercial...
| Dec 1, 2010
DENVER -- "Tracking!! Adjust the damn tracking!!" Oh, how I miss the VCR Christmas of 1984. What I wouldn't give to for that hypnotic blinking of "12:00." My older brother, Rick, had purchased the family's first Panasonic. It was a beauty...weighing in at...
| Dec 3, 2010
Martha Stewart I am not. Nor am I Mrs. Claus. But I like to think I've achieved something in between. See, I LOVE to decorate and when the holiday season beckons us to "deck the halls" I am eager to begin the bedecking. And I think I've come up with...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 3:35 PM
America's funny lady, Carol Burnett, doesn't dwell on the past. She embraces it.
"I have some wonderful stories to tell, especially about the show," she says.
"The show," of course, is the legendary "Carol Burnett Show" that ran on CBS from 1967-1978....
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Editor's Note: Numerous instances of plagiarism have been discovered in Dan Kimber’s “Education Matters” column, which ran in the News- Press from September 2003 to September 2011. In those columns where plagiarism has been found, a...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 6:03 AM
There's no telling how many people have been affected by a massive electronic security breach. Hackers broke into the customer data of email marketing company Epsilon and accessed some of customers' personal information, including their emails.
| Apr 11, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Rabbi Dan Levin
Title: Senior rabbi of Temple Beth El, Boca Raton.
Other community posts: Member, executive board, Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County; board member, Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach; member, President's Rabbinical Council,...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Ah, finally. "The Bachelorette" finally left North Carolina behind this week to embark upon her international travels. At last, I sighed, the show's narrative might actually begin to revolve around something other than Emily and her status as a single...
| Jan 23, 2011
This year is shaping up as a gratifying one for Allergan, the big Irvine company known for Botox and breast implants.
The leading manufacturer of gastric bands, which are surgically implanted around the stomach to suppress the appetite of extremely...
| Oct 2, 2011
During his two-hour morning bike ride, Eric Hartman doesn't pay much attention to his iPhone.
But the iPhone is paying attention to him.
As he traverses the 30-mile circuit around Seal Beach, Hartman's iPhone knows precisely where he is at every moment,...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 5:54 PM
El gesto obsceno de la artista británica de hip hop M.I.A. en el espectáculo de medio tiempo del Super Bowl ha generado disculpas de NBC y la NFL, pero no se ha constatado de inmediato que los televidentes de hecho lo hallan pillado.
La fabricante de...