| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Has Apple gotten lousy at keeping secrets these days?
The tech press is abuzz with speculation that the company which birthed the iPhone and the iPad will be coming out with an in-between device, an iPad mini. The mini is expected to be smaller than...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Aberdeen police report:
A brush fire was reported last Thursday at Route 715 and Hickory Drive.
Someone broke a windshield on a vehicle Friday at West Bel Air Avenue and Baltimore Street.
Money and medicine were stolen by a known suspect...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Randy Race's shiny new generator was making a comforting racket Monday in the backyard of his home in Glendale in Baltimore County.
When he woke up to find tree limbs down in front of his house after the storm, he decided he wasn't going to put up with...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:19 PM
WWE has a tendency of tearing down people in front of their hometown crowds.
It's almost as if what started as a bad joke has now become canon and must be incorporated. Need to take someone down a notch? Wait until they're in front of a hometown crowd....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Friday the hiring of a new chief technology officer to replace the official who resigned amid ethics concerns in February.
Chris Tonjes, the chief information officer for the District of Columbia Public Library,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:44 PM
At Apple's big news conference to introduce the iPad Mini, the company also showed off changes to its iBooks app.
The new version, available as a free download, will allow continuous scrolling of books, as an alternative to page-turning -- a computer-age...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
•••• CNN published an extensive and interesting piece about the genre of game commentary videos and its most popular producer, “SeaNanners.” I suppose it depends on the game, but it seems this whole “...
| May 8, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Adam Raby, a Maryland native and UMBC graduate now living in Chicago, came up with the idea for the CushPad while watching his girlfriend fumble with his precious iPad, occasionally dropping it. He also got tired of looking for ways to prop the device...
| May 9, 2012
| 8:08 AM
The sale of e-Books — digital files read on tablets like the iPad, Kindle or Nook — more than tripled from 2009 to 2010, when the sale of the new technology made for 5 percent of all books sold that year. In February 2012, the Pew Research...
| May 12, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Not even getting stabbed repeatedly by a needle could get Danielle Cromb to put down her smartphone Saturday afternoon.
"I've been on Tumblr, Facebook, Pinterest," said Cromb, of Charleston, S.C., who clutched her iPhone as she was having ink injected...
| 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 18, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Just when you thought Apple had done enough damage to your wallet, the maker of the hit iPhone and iPad mobile devices may soon be releasing what I'm gonna call a "tweener" -- a mini iPad that's smaller than the original one, but bigger than the new...