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AACO Middle School Wins Month-Long Computer Coding Contest

One Anne Arundel County middle school gets a big financial boost to its STEM program. After a month-long statewide contest, the governor hand-delivered a $10,000 check to the school.

12/21/2014

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Metro To Resume Use Of Computer-Driven Trains

Metro plans to bring back computer-driven trains to the red line, five years after the automated system failed and caused a fatal crash.

09/20/2014

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

08/20/2014

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Critics Urge Moving Away From Maryland Health Exchange

Democratic and Republican critics of Maryland’s health exchange are urging state officials to consider other options to signing up state residents for health care plans.

01/06/2014

Annapolis

Annapolis High School Students Speak Out About Cyberbullying Incident

A vicious cyberbullying case in Anne Arundel County is the talk of the community. It’s a story we’ve covered extensively. Eleven students now face punishment.

10/31/2013

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Md. Officials To Discuss Broadband Network

Maryland officials are announcing the completion of the One Maryland Broadband Network.

10/15/2013

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Hackers Charged For Stealing 160 Million Credit Card Numbers

A gang of computer hackers are busted for stealing the credit card numbers of 160 million Americans. Seventeen major corporations were hacked, including a number of companies here in Maryland.

07/25/2013

internet

Spy Program Gathered Americans’ Internet Records

The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens’ Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.

06/27/2013

Peter Franchot

Md. Comptroller Weighs In On National Internet Sales Tax Debate

Congress gets closer to bringing sales tax to the Internet, and that could bring millions to the state of Maryland. How many millions?

04/25/2013

Grace's Law

Senate Passes Cyberbullying Bill Named After Md. Teen Who Committed Suicide

Cyberbullies in Maryland will soon face tougher punishment after lawmakers in Annapolis unanimously passed Grace’s Law.

04/04/2013

cyber security

Need For Cyber Protection Generates New Jobs In Md.

Plundering secrets for profits and hard targets. Experts say going from cyber espionage to cyber war is only a few clicks away. That risk is also generating opportunities in Maryland.

02/20/2013

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Are You A Cyberchondriac, Diagnosing Yourself Online?

Almost 60 percent of people report going online to figure out their own illnesses.

01/23/2013

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