| Dec 20, 2011
Steve Greenberg, author of Gadget Nation, stopped by with some out of this world gadgets for techies of all ages.
1) CHRISTMAS TREE HAT
Nothing says the holidays like a Christmas tree on your head. This towering pinnacle of metallic green tinsel,...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 8:47 AM
Comcast is offering eligible South Florida customers free Gateway wireless routers to create a WiFi zone at home and access the Web via multiple smartphones and other devices.
The deal is aimed at those willing to pay a bit more for faster Web speeds,...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:59 PM
The Department of Aging and Disabilities has revised and updated a booklet on "Community Support Groups." Information contained in the booklet focuses on groups designed for caregiving, Alzheimer's disease, bereavement for adults and...
| Jan 6, 2012
Trips for 2012
Members of the Annapolis Senior Activity Center can stop by the Trip Desk for a preview of 2012 trips and make reservations and deposits. Trips include "Journey of Hope" in Gettysburg, Pa., and a visit to Washington to see the cherry...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 10:50 AM
This is part one of a week-long series on the cell phone capacity crunch.
The U.S. mobile phone industry is running out of the airwaves necessary to provide voice, text and Internet services to its customers.
The problem, known as the "spectrum crunch,...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Mobile phone giant Nokia on Monday unveiled a phone with a powerful 41 Megapixel camera as it attempts to reposition itself back at the forefront of the mobile market.
The phone is among a dazzling array of new gadgets unveiled so far at the Mobile World...
| Mar 18, 2012
Starting in May, Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. will begin installing "smart meters" in a huge undertaking intended to modernize Central Maryland's electricity grid and save customers money by helping them control energy use.
The three-year, $482 million...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:02 PM
Burbank Water and Power's smart meter opt-out program, approved by City Council, earns the distinction of being among the worst such programs in the nation.
States and communities across the country are approving analog opt-out programs or smart meter...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 12:04 PM
On March 27, TowsonGlobal at Towson University is marking its fifth anniversary and recognized the achievements of six entrepreneurs who have turned ideas into real businesses.
During the Celebration of Entrepreneurial Success ceremony at the university,...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 2:32 PM
When we think of the technological advances of the past 20 years, one in particular will probably come to mind for most Americans: wireless technology, which now enables us to access the Internet from anywhere. But when most Americans think of the top...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 10:42 AM
Colleges, blogs, websites and big dorm shopping retailers create shopping checklists of what you need when furnishing your college dorm. But do you REALLY need all that stuff?
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