| May 5, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The Florida Venture Forum announced Monday the 20 startup companies that will participate in its Seventh Annual Early Stage Capital Conference, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., May 15 in Kissimmee. Five are from Central Florida.
Each company delivers a six-minute...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Wireless Zone, the nation’s largest Verizon wireless retail franchise group, is looking in South Orlando and Celebration as possible locations to expand in Central Florida, a spokeswoman for the company said in an email.
To start a franchise, the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:34 PM
The first time I saw Jose Chojolan, there was no smile, and you could see in his eyes that there was no hope, either. He had been a soccer-loving kid who wanted to go to college one day, but his life took a tragic, entirely unexpected turn.
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:43 AM
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has a suggested selection of "rock star" gifts from Seminole Paradise.
A Lucky Exclusive for the High Roller: 14K Gold and Sterling Silver Dice Charms - $440 (gold) and $30 (sterling silver);...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:20 AM
This is what can happen when neighbors in an apartment building share a common wireless router and don't pay much attention to holes between walls.
One of the neighbors accessed a folder called ‘Dave's files.rsquo;
| 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...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 7:40 AM
Today Comcast rolled out technical and equipment customer support service plans for South Florida Comcast customers. Need help setting up your wireless network? Do you have a nasty computer virus problem? This plan is meant to help on a year round, 24-...
| 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...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:56 PM
My son, Spencer, who turned 4 last September, can slide the bar to unlock my phone, push the video app, select Toy Story 3 and skip to his favorite scene — the one where Buzz Lightyear crawls up the vending machine.
If your child knows as much (or...
| Nov 13, 2011
In a world gone crazy, teetering on the brink of economic chaos, with thousands dying every day at the hands of rogue governments, wars being fought over precious natural resources and the young losing hope in the future, you have to wonder how smart...