| May 9, 2013
| 12:58 PM
In an effort to expand beyond the world of online retailing, Amazon.com is reportedly working on a high-end smartphone that would feature a 3-D screen.
The device would allow users to see 3-D images without having to wear glasses, according to the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Today is the day, people: “Tales of Iceland or Running with the Huldufólk in the Permanent Daylight” is now available from nascent media empire GiveLiveExplore.
What is “Tales of Iceland” you ask?
Like the press release says,...
| May 1, 2013
It was a happy day for me when, years ago, the Little Professor Book Center opened in Lakewood Mall. It was an equally sad day when it recently closed its doors.
In today's environment, a small bookstore has one big problem and one insurmountable...
| May 2, 2013
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Sun smartphone and tablet site
(smartphones and tablets)
Touch.baltimoresun.com, specially designed to be interacted with on touch screens, automatically adjusts its presentation according to your device.
Readers visiting baltimoresun.com on...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Is it legal to sell a used e-book?
A Massachusetts start-up that hopes to start selling used e-books and other used digital content this summer suffered a legal setback in court recently when a federal judge ruled that it had infringed the rights of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:48 AM
If you're looking for cool gift ideas for Father's Day on Sunday, we have a guest post from South Florida savings expert Jodi Furman, of Lake Worth, who writes the shopping blog LiveFabuLESS.com.
Jodi's Top 10 Deals for Dad:
1. Streaming device:...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Name: Alicia Drumgoole writing under the pen name Agnes Jayne
City in which you reside: Harpers Ferry, W.Va.
Day job: English instructor at Hagerstown Community College
Book title: “The Problem with Power”
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Charlaine Harris, creator of the Sookie Stackhouse series of novels, has decided to end the run with the recently released 13th installment, "Dead Ever After." According to The Wall Street Journal, some fans are not happy, "taunting Ms. Harris in emails...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:11 AM
The unnamed scriptwriter who narrates Frank D. Gilroy's Kindle single "Crooning," set in 1958, doesn't think filming a movie in Havana is a very good idea.
But producer and want-to-be-star Dick Powell (a fictionalized version of the real-life actor),...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 7:15 AM
SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — After a feverish month of inspiration, Colleen Hoover had finally fulfilled her dream of writing a book.
With family and friends asking to read the emotional tale of first love, the married mother of three young...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:47 AM
The contractor has begun working on the roof at the Costa Mesa/Donald Dungan Library! The roofers have been very busy, which makes me think they will get the job done on time so that we can get back into the library on schedule. In the meantime, you can...