| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Stop me if you've heard this one: Billionaire comes to City Hall. Says that if the city will get behind him, he'll bring a major sports enterprise to town and might even renovate some decrepit municipal infrastructure as part of the bargain. Huge economic...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 10:31 AM
If you are like me and spend hours trawling the Web to find the next best restaurant, travel destination or book, you might want to take a look at Qloo, a new "cultural discovery platform" that aims to make searches more personal and easier.
| Mar 8, 2013
There is an interesting story in the Old Testament that involves a lender and a borrower. An audit was made, and the books didn’t balance. The borrower was called to account, and he pleaded poverty. The lender, not satisfied, held a legal...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:44 AM
We hear from time to time about new apps, gadgets and other technology for food-lovers and chefs. Here are a few that caught our eye.
Evernote has a new addition to its suite of note-taking and archiving apps and web tools. Evernote Food, available...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 12:13 PM
An upcoming online Orlando tourism, reservations, and e-commerce site is asking Central Florida locals and visitors to tell them why they love Orlando.
Officials at Orlando.com launched the "We Love Orlando" four-month campaign that lets locals and...
| Jan 10, 2013
Foursquare users, take note. The geolocation social network that lets you compete for mayorships and learn about trending venues is making a few changes to its privacy that you should know about before your next check-in.
Starting on Jan. 28, your...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Instead of searching every social media platform, residents now can go to one place to find and track Chicago's mayor.
The mayor's office on Sunday launched Chicago Digital at digital.cityofchicago.org.
The site is designed to make it easier to find...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Monday at the OC Fair & Event Center, 11 lucky people will get to find out how a dropping ball feels.
The New Year's Eve celebration at the fairgrounds won't feature a ball drop like the one in Times Square, but there will be a plummeting object of a...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:07 AM
This week, a Texas court begins hearing the case of a high school student who is suing her school over whether she can be forced to wear a location-tracking ID badge. The 15-year old student believes that the badge is a violation of her privacy. Oh, it...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Kathie Lee Gifford made a lot of money in the '80s as the spokeswoman for Carnival Cruise Lines, singing the lyrics "In the morning, in the evening, ain't we got fun?" on TV commercials.
But Gifford's well-honed promotional skills proved ineffective for...