| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Today's young adults have never known a world without computers. By age 4, they could re-program an Atari game system to deploy nuclear water balloons over the back fence and into the neighbors' barbecue. (At least, my 4-year-old could. We moved soon...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 3:16 PM
The Maryland State Police and Harford County Sheriff's Office report:
Jermaine James Wilson, 32, of the 100 block of Edmund Street, was charged Tuesday with theft between $1,000 and $10,000.
James Walter Yates Jr., 48, of the 400 block of...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Baltimore County Police report that a man had a black Apple iPhone stolen by two men recently along Washington Avenue in Towson.
The incident happened on Oct. 26 in the 400 block of Washington Avenue, at about 5:15 p.m.
According to the report, the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:13 AM
In social media slang, the above means “Oh my God, parent alert,” and that is just what parents have to be these days ... alert to what their kids are doing and saying in this digital world.
With all of the social media outlets...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Henry Alford, author of 2012’s “Would It Kill You to Stop Doing That? A Modern Guide to Manners,” will join the Howard County Library System for its Choose Civility symposium Oct. 11 at the Miller Branch Library in Ellicott City. The...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 6:30 PM
Baltimore detectives are searching for a man they suspect in multiple robberies in Fells Point over the past month, and are asking for the public's help in identifying him.
The robberies began July 20, with the latest occurring around midnight Thursday...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:58 PM
As the news started to break this morning about the Perry Hall High School shooting, residents and news junkies had an insatiable hunger for every piece of information that was coming online.
In the mad dash to confirm critical information by the major...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Wedding days: October 13, 2012 and October 27, 2012
His story: Jahantab Sidiqui, 26, grew up in Pakistan and moved to Howard County when he was 14. He is the owner of J.S. Strategies — which is currently managing the campaign for Congressman...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Dan Deacon's live shows have always incorporated the crowd, whether it's a dance battle among fans or a call-and-response chanting session. But now he's taken the crowd interaction a step further with his first app.
Available for iPhone and Android...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:07 AM
This week was pretty busy in the land of Baltimore technology. Here are some of the cool things that happened.
* Baltimore Tweet maps: Dave Troy, 410 Labs cofounder, and Chris Whong, head of Charm City Networks, collaborated online to develop a map of...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Envision escaping to a secluded island destination where even your iPhone doesn't roam. Paradise.
Images of idyllic, uninhabited beaches and authentic local fare instantly flood your brain. Then you start thinking about long flights, passports and pricey...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Burck Smith is so far making good on his vision for revamping the way people pay for and complete college courses. His startup company, Straighterline, enables students to pay $99 a month for introductory college courses — and potentially save...