| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Since 1984, TED has been building a reputation as the place where the most brilliant and creative minds in the world share their ideas and innovations with the public. The carefully curated TED Talks are meant to be easily digestible and the best ones...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Dear Bill Gates,
I must confess, that pre-daylight saving time, I manually turned back my watch.
Regaling me about my old-timey ways, my grandchildren explained, "Our iPhones do it for us."
Totally puzzled, I proceeded with non-21st century questions....
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:00 AM
If listening to some of the world's best artists, scientists, philosophers and businesspeople speak about the ideas they're passionate about sounds like a great way to spend an afternoon, then the TEDx Eldersburg Live simulcast March 18 may be right up...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:30 PM
ELDERSBURG - Since 1984, TED has been building a reputation as the place where the most brilliant and creative minds in the world share their ideas and innovations with the public. The carefully curated TED Talks are meant to be easily digestible, and the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Foxconn Technology Group, the Taiwanese manufacturer for tech firms such as Apple Inc., is looking to build a factory in the United States.
The major maker of iPhones and iPads is in talks with several states including Arizona and Colorado to set up a...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Who knew Bill Gates was such a nifty Reddit user?
The billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder took to Reddit recently to partake in the online community's Secret Santa Exchange. Gates was matched up with Reddit user NY1227, otherwise known...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Google Maps for the iPhone is getting smarter thanks to a new feature that will recommend quicker routes to users as they drive.
"Outsmart traffic and save time on the road -- #GoogleMaps will notify you if there’s a faster route," the Silicon...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Agent Roger Richman had a ton of celebrity clients — James Cagney, Mae West, Maria Callas, Albert Einstein, the Marx brothers, Sigmund Freud, Gypsy Rose Lee and W.C. Fields, to name a few. Contrary to expectations, none of them were overly...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:05 AM
There's more than 7 billion people in the world, but only 1,645 billionaires. Of that total, there's 37 who call Florida home.
For those keeping score at home those 37 people are roughly one half of one percent of one percent of one percent of one...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:30 AM
I have a very simple solution to all the brouhaha surrounding President Obama's questionable decision to partake in a "selfie" cellphone photo during Nelson Mandela's funeral.
Place him, at least for this year, on the "naughty" list.
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Bill Gates may be focusing on his philanthropy these days, but he hasn't dropped out of the tech world completely. And if the hip, young buzzword these days is "viral," then Gates wants a piece of that.
Gates appeared on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon"...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Bill Gates wants you to feel much better about the future of mankind. Things are looking up, he says, way up.
"By almost any measure, the world is better than it has ever been," Gates wrote in his annual letter chronicling the work of the Bill & Melinda...