| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Book reports and homework are the likely the last thing your kids are thinking about right now. Yet, retailers are already ramping up for back-to-school season with promotions on school supplies, clothing and gadgets. With so many sales events, parents...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:29 AM
The story of how a teen vampire cult bludgeoned a couple to death in Eustis and disappeared with the family's 15-year-old daughter will air at 9 p.m. Thursday on Investigation Discovery's "Handsome Devils" series.
In 1996, the parents of a 15-year-old...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Free amplified telephones will be available to qualified permanent Florida residents with hearing loss from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St.
The phones will be available from the Deaf and Hearing Services of Lake &...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Skin rash? Yes, there's an app for that. Problem is, it may be your iPad or other electronics causing the allergic reaction, according to the Associated Press.
A report released Monday in Pediatrics details the case of an 11-year-old California boy...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Digital Subscription FAQs
Q: What can I access on the Baltimore Sun's websites?
A: On BaltimoreSun.com and Touch.BaltimoreSun.com, there are three levels of participation:
1. Guests: Readers not logged in to a free Baltimore Sun account or paid...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch, a wearable device with interactive functions.
Technology website VentureBeat said in a report on Wednesday Apple was working...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Apple Inc. has agreed to pay $400 million to settle allegations that the company conspired with publishers to raise e-book prices.
The settlement agreement, which still requires court approval, is contingent on Apple’s appeal of the New York...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Beginning this fall, when Facebook users watch a TV show on a cellphone or tablet, Facebook will probably know about it. The social network will scan its databases and send the age and gender of the viewer to Nielsen, the TV ratings measurement company,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Name: Solo 15.6-inch Urban Hybrid Briefcase
What it is: A roomy polyester briefcase that converts to a backpack or shoulder bag, all weighing less than 2 pounds. The padded, easily adjustable backpack straps can be tucked away in a pocket made for...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:01 AM
After you slip on Google Glass — the new computer you wear on your face — you get things rolling with the voice command, "OK, Glass." Then you tell the eyeglass-like contraption what you want it to do — take a picture, shoot a video,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Two years ago in this space, I wrote the words, "I'm done" ("Commentary: I walked away from Hollywood to walk with God," July 21, 2012).
I was done calling myself a Christian but living a life that was centered on me. I said, "I am done living a half-...