| May 5, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Spring is traditionally a time for transformation, but actor Nate Braga takes that concept a step further than most. The 30-year-old Rochester, Minn. native—who spent six years in Chicago acting and earning a musical theater degree from Columbia...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:38 AM
On a rainy night in late March, the studio of WTMD (89.7 FM) looked more like the buzzing set of a classic variety show than home to Towson University's public radio station.
Members of the Baltimore indie-rock group Celebration checked the sounds of...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:30 AM
With the arrival Thursday night of yet another prime-time music awards show, the first I Heart Radio Music Awards, comes an album's worth of questions.
Do networks and popular music decision-makers think the only way for the American public to...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:07 AM
As expected for some time, Amazon on Wednesday unveiled its Fire TV, an Internet video-streaming set-top box that will compete against the likes of Apple TV, Roku and Google Chromecast.
Though Amazon was expected to announce a small dongle similar to...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Amazon.com has changed the way people read and shop, and now it wants to become an even bigger influence on the way they watch TV and movies.
The world's largest e-commerce company on Wednesday unveiled Fire TV, an Internet video-streaming set-top box...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
To the outsider, the music business has always seemed not only cool, but downright surreal. In film and TV, for example, stars still have to act, but in the music world, the hottest acts don't always sing. And some of the big names that fans are lining up...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 1:30 PM
When the sleek 2015 Hyundai Genesis goes on sale later this spring, the automaker will put an ambitious new telematics and customer service program on the road with it.
The system, which is the second generation of Hyundai's Blue Link connectivity,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Google has a runaway hit with Chromecast, the cheap, lightweight adapter for slinging Internet video to HDTVs, selling millions of the $35 dongles (just 30 bucks on Amazon!) since its launch last summer.
So word that Google is staging a renewed push to...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Chester Gould, the inventor of Dick Tracy's iconic two-way wrist radio, could not have imagined the real thing. Teamed with your smart phone, a smart watch can display real-time fitness data; show phone, text and social-media...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Stephen Graham Jones may be the best prolific writer you haven't heard of yet, partly because his specialty is literary horror and partly because, despite having a specialty, he's quick to switch genres and hard to pin down. Count up his books and stories...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Competes with: Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Toyota Camry Looks like: Hyundai is taking an evolutionary styling approach with the updated Sonata Drivetrain: 185-hp, 2.4-liter four-cylinder or 245-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with six-speed...