| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Samsung began selling a 55-inch TV that has a curved screen and super-high image quality.
But you can't buy one in the U.S. -- it's on the market only in South Korea, where it costs the equivalent of about $13,000.
The curved screen that uses OLED...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:59 PM
The city of Denver Colorado is known for many things: John Elway, the Rocky Mountains, beer, and legalized marijuana. But soon they'll be known as the home of a top-notch comic convention if the folks behind the Denver Comic-Con can keep up with the...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Austin Wintory doesn't care to participate in debates about whether video games count as art. But if anyone corners him about it Wednesday when he joins the Pacific Symphony as a guest conductor, he'll have a couple of powerful friends to back him up....
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Saturday’s country music all-star gathering for the Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert in Norman, Okla., has aready generated at least $1 million for recovery efforts following the killer storms that swept through the region in May.
The $1 million is...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:17 PM
A list of upcoming shows across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Justin Timberlake, Nov. 26 (Mon.)
Justin Timberlake, Nov. 27 (Mon.)
Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube, Oct. 12...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Motorola Mobility unveiled Thursday its much-anticipated Moto X smartphone, marking the Libertyville-based company’s first flagship product launch since its acquisition by Google last year.
The new device, introduced at a press event in New York,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:08 PM
As a hungry young musician, Duff McKagan learned early on how to make a graceful entrance or exit, maybe more often than most. Even before his dozen years as bassist for the L.A. hard-rock act Guns ‘N Roses and his later collaborations with Velvet...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:40 AM
London Mayor Boris Johnson is the latest politician to back a group that’s pressuring tech companies to design smartphones that become useless if they fall into the wrong hands.
Prosecutors from San Francisco and New York state will now be...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Los Angeles-based Wilcon has acquired fellow fiber-optic connection provider Freedom Dark Fiber Networks, giving many Southern California businesses a way to get high-capacity Internet service with high-speed links to Asia.
The deal – terms of...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:06 PM
There's no real good excuse for texting and driving, but people seem to keep doing it anyway -- which is why esteemed documentarian Werner Herzog has directed a 35-minute documentary on texting-and-driving accident victims.
According to U.S....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...