| Dec 12, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Looking to bring an end to channels going dark as a result of contract disputes between broadcasters and pay-TV distributors, two lawmakers are proposing legislation that could radically alter the media landscape.
Reps. Anna Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- For those of you who routinely type long, complex questions into the Google search box, rather than just a few random keywords, this search engine update is for you.
Google revealed Thursday that it has quietly changed the formula...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:51 AM
A 15th birthday, or quinceañera, is a very special occasion for young Latinas. It's also apparently very important for Google.
The search giant has been pulling out all the stops this week to make its 15th anniversary a memorable one. It's latest...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The CTA has restored normal service on the Blue Line after clearing wreckage from Monday's collision of two trains at the Harlem station.
Crews worked late into the night to remove the trains after riders complained Tuesday about crowded platforms and,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:52 AM
The Silk Road case shined a light on the deep underbelly of the web -- exposing many casual Internet users to unfamiliar terms like Deep Web, Tor and Bitcoin. So we asked Johns Hopkins cryptography professor Matthew Green -- who recently was in the news...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:26 AM
1. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. The Historic Homes Contest (the "Contest") is sponsored by The Baltimore Sun Company, LLC ("Baltimore Sun"), Bella Kitchen and Bath and Hotel Monaco Baltimore. Contest is offered only in the counties in...
| Oct 13, 2013
You can use this website to tap into the experiences of other travelers. A collection of hidden gems around the world awaits.
What it does: It's an online home for storing your memorable travel locations as well as sharing your...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Don't be surprised if you spot HGTV host Cari Cucksey roaming through the antiques shops of Hampden or stopping at a random yard or estate sale this weekend when she's in town for the Maryland Home and Garden Show.
Cucksey, star of the HGTV show "Cash &...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:10 PM
In a bid to spur digital movie purchases, Sony Pictures has struck a deal with Wal-Mart's Vudu video streaming service to add video sharing and other features to new releases including "This Is the End" and "After Earth" as well as forthcoming titles such...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:16 PM
SACRAMENTO — California has given the green light to online services that link passengers with private car owners — a sign that government is adapting to peer-to-peer commerce that's disrupting established industries.
On Thursday, the Public...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Yahoo has freed up a substantial number of inactive user names and will give them to people on a first-come, first-served basis, the company announced Monday.
A month ago, Yahoo announced it would deactivate accounts that hadn’t been touched for a...