| Feb 17, 2012
| 6:54 PM
4G wireless service is hyped big time in TV and magazine advertisements because it is the gold standard in cell phone technology, but choosing which service and plan offered locally is not always easy to figure out.
Fortunately the choices and quality of...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Consumer electronics chain RadioShack Corp., a strip-mall staple for decades, had another difficult quarter as income tumbled 79% amid competition from Best Buy Co. and slipping demand for consumer electronics.
Net sales for the quarter, which ended Dec....
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:20 AM
Thank goodness for technologically inept pervs that need help doing simple e-things.
Ronald Lewandowski, a Port St. Lucie trucker, is behind bars after a Verizon Wireless store worker found images of a young girl engaging in sex acts with a man that...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Sales of disposable lighters and headbands must have spiked Wednesday when it was announced that Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent would be joining forces for the Midwest Rock'N'Roll Express tour.
The black light poster/Spandex-era acts announced...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Robin Clawson of Boca Raton wonders aloud what the rest of us have thought about our iPads and cell phones: Will they work during and after a hurricane?
It's a good question, since smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, in Florida, have the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:08 AM
News flash! REO Speedwagon and Styx to play the amphitheater in Virginia Beach! Truthfully, that's not exactly a jaw-dropping piece of information. Both bands, popular arena-rock acts who ruled in the '70s and '80s, have visited these parts regularly in...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Organizers of the Amercian Music Festival announced most of the lineup for the festival, happening Sept. 2-4 at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.
This year's edition will feature ZZ Top, Stone Temple Pilots, Psychedelic Furs, Tom Tom Club, Roy Ayers, The...
| Jun 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless announced it has activated a new cell site in Harford County to expand wireless voice and 3G data coverage, specifically to bring improved coverage and capacity to Aberdeen Proving Ground and surrounding area.
According to a Verizon...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:43 PM
Your mission, should you accept it, is to plan a rocking, safe Fourth of July, whether for your family, your friends or your foxhound. Read on for options for all types of folks.
Mission: A full day of excitement
The city of Newport Beach has co-...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:25 PM
Author and photographer Marc Shargel will show off his new book about California's coastline from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Martha's Bookstore, 308 1/2 Marine Ave., Balboa Island, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 673-7185...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, presents a performance by Paul Oakenfold. Boris M.D. and Andr3x also perform. The 21 and older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, call (949) 722-7103.