| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Carmelo Anthony, the NBA All Star who recently re-signed with the New York Knicks, has formed a venture-capital firm, M7 Tech Partners, together with Stuart Goldfarb, former CEO of Bertelsmann Direct North America and ex-NBC exec.
M7 Tech Partners, based...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:09 AM
The boy we see in "The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz," now at the Siskel Film Center and available on demand starting this weekend, grew up in Highland Park, his imagination seizing on (and seized by) computers not long after he could...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Pop culture right now likes to portray techie innovators as entrepreneurs. Think Mark Zuckerberg in "The Social Network" or the amiable malcontents of the HBO comedy series "Silicon Valley." All their efforts — all that substantial brain power...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Imagine you’re a musician who has worked for months on a single video project. A project you feel so passionate about that you’ve spent close to $10,000 and re-created the Millennium Falcon in your art studio. Once made, it is seen and...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:48 AM
A seemingly endless flow of trash has plagued the Inner Harbor for years, and the problem only gets worse in the aftermath of downpours like the one that washed through the area in early May. Baltimore's hardworking fleet of trash-skimming boats scoops...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 12:49 PM
A man was assaulted on Thursday night in Patterson Park by a group of teenagers, one of whom was filming the attack, according to a police report.
The victim, who is only identified as a 25-year-old teacher in the police report, was walking in the...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Twitter users collectively cringed yesterday as the corporate account for US Airways tweeted an extremely pornographic image in response to a customer complaint.
If you've seen it -- and by now you most likely have -- then you know exactly what I'm...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:03 AM
The Academy Awards are over, but the buzz has just begun.
Most people watched on their TVs, but everyone knows the real fun is online, especially on the social media sites.
The obvious first mention is the selfie seen around the world. Super stars...
| May 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Though Netflix is being inundated with fans requesting the streaming service pick up the recently canceled "Community," a rep for the company disclosed Sunday that a pickup is not a possibility.
NBC canceled the Dan Harmon-produced show after five...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:01 PM
A user on Reddit made it possible for hundreds if not thousands to virtually cut in line for pre-sale tickets to the 2015 edition of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Friday.
An advance batch of tickets for both weekends of the 2015...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:00 AM
The M Word
At a struggling Los Angeles TV station, a children's show actress leads her female colleagues as new management arrives from New York on a cost-cutting mission. With Tanna Frederick, Michael Imperioli and Gregory Harrison....