| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A study by Princeton University researchers says Facebook could lose 80% of its users by 2017, but that if that sounds far fetched to you, it's because it is.
To forecast Facebook's downfall, the researchers applied a model that is used to study the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:56 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — As far as Wall Street is concerned, Google Inc. can build all the robots and self-driving cars that it wants as long as it keeps growing its main business: online advertising.
And increasingly, that means selling ads that are shown...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Microsoft is encouraging users to try its Bing and OneDrive services by offering them 100 GB of free cloud storage for one year.
Users can earn the storage by signing up for Bing Rewards, a program that gives users credits every time they use Microsoft'...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Valentine's Day, a high-dollar holiday, is just around the corner. Prom, the first college tuition payments, and a summer vacation aren't that far off.
Wouldn't it be nice if the family -- teenagers included -- could tighten up the finances, sock a...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 8:30 PM
With time running short to sign up for Obamacare, California officials have recruited labor activist Dolores Huerta to urge Latinos to get health insurance.
The state's move comes amid struggles at enrolling Latinos, who represent about 60% of the...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
"It's time to get going again."
With these words, host and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson kicks off the new documentary series, "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey." Premiering on Fox, the National Geographic Channel and eight other affiliated networks...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Veteran digital media executive Anthony Bay took over in December as chief executive of Rdio, a streaming music service created by Janis Friis, the co-founder of the Internet phone application Skype (and the file-sharing service Kazaa). Rdio...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:46 AM
A Millersville man has been indicted for murder in connection with the shooting death of another man last Halloween during an apparent botched robbery attempt.
Gregory Dontae Lewis, 34, of the 700 block of Cecil Avenue, was indicted by an Anne Arundel...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Microsoft announced that engineering exec Satya Nadella will be its next CEO, replacing retiring chief Steve Ballmer after a nearly six-month search, and that cofounder Bill Gates would step aside as chairman of the board.
Gates is to remain a technology...
| Feb 4, 2014
By now, travelers of any age realize that if they don't use online resources they have almost zero chance of finding the best travel deals on their own. But the big online travel agencies, with their "we'll find the lowest fare" mantra, are too impersonal...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Here's a typical college scenario: Your daughter's dream job is to be an elementary school teacher and reading specialist. Yet she'll need to dive deep into debt to pursue her undergraduate degree, and borrow more if continuing to grad school.