| Aug 3, 2011
Name: iPod nano (sixth generation)
What it is: A multitouch 8GB iPod nano with a built-in clip for attaching it to a waistband, a pocket, a shirt sleeve, a watchband (available from several companies, including Griffin Technology and iWatchz) or other...
| Jul 13, 2011
Considering the current world of pat-downs, full-body scanners and changing carry-on regulations, it could be that the Scottevest Carry-On Coat ($225 at scottevest.com) is really a traveling man's best friend, and a backup in the event you arrive at...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:21 AM
Gift cards are going viral, with half now able to be sent electronically this holiday season, according to the annual survey by the North Palm Beach-based Bankrate.com and CreditCards.com.
Some 51 percent of 63 gift card vendors -- from retailers to...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 10:47 AM
El iPhone 4S de Apple se vendió en cifras récord en las tiendas de celulares del sur y centro de Florida en menos de una semana y se puso nuevamente a la venta, a pesar de los prolongados efectos de la recesión en todo el estado.
Pero algunos astutos...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:52 AM
South Florida shoppers proved civil, well-behaved and even friendly at times as they jammed the aisles of malls, electonics outlets and toy stores for the Black Friday retail frenzy.
By mid-morning, though, the overnight rush had largely subsided and...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 4:22 PM
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,...
| Dec 9, 2011
Genealogy society meeting
The Howard County Genealogical Society meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at the Ellicott City Senior Center, located behind the Miller branch of Howard County Public Library, 9401 Frederick Road. Meeting presents an...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:58 AM
Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crime.
City of Laurel
Seventh Street, 900 block, Dec. 3. Laurel man, 36, reported two males grabbed him and ripped his pants...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 4:54 PM
I thought I would be at least a few years older before I started sounding like some cranky old geezer shouting at kids to get off my lawn.
But it's happening already, and I can pinpoint the exact moment it started. Three years ago the family in the house...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:34 PM