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Lower Shore Officials Slow To Embrace Social Media

Within the past few years, politicians have begun courting voters in 140 characters or less on Twitter and by making friends on Facebook. On the Eastern Shore, however, the embrace of social networking has moved a bit slower than in more urban areas.

05/07/2012

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When Is The Right Time To Turn Off Your Computer?

When is the right time to turn off your personal computer?

04/25/2012

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Prolonged Computer Use Can Cause Computer Vision Syndrome

If you spend at least a few hours a day in front of the computer, your eyes are probably paying the price.

03/21/2012

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Frederick To Offer More User-Friendly Website

The City of Frederick plans to launch a more user-friendly website Nov. 10 that will tell taxpayers where their money goes and “sets the record straight,” according to city staff.

11/04/2011

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Amtrak Adding Free Wi-Fi On A Dozen Of Its Routes

Amtrak has announced it is extending free wireless internet to about a dozen East Coast routes, including the Northeast Regional trains running from Boston to Virginia.

11/01/2011

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Data Centers Among Va.’s Hottest Industries

For an industry that’s become one of Loudoun County’s hottest, computer data centers keep a very low profile.

09/05/2011

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Older Drivers Using Computer Keys To Keep Car Keys

Parents of driver’s ed students quickly learn that, apart from mounting anxiety of their kids being licensed to drive, the learning experience is far different today.  Driving simulators are the norm, and rickety film projectors […]

08/31/2011

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Texas Man Sentenced For Hacking Of NASA, Business

A Texas man has been sentenced for hacking into the computer systems of a Minnesota company and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland.

06/15/2011

An annual survey by Boston based PR firm Schneider & Associates polled 1,000 consumers about the most memorable product launches of 2010. No surprise, the list is tech-heavy. (photo credit: AP)

Hood College In Md. Gives IPads To Incoming Frosh

Hood College in Frederick says it’s giving Apple iPads to all of its approximately 300 incoming freshman.

06/14/2011

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Md. Senators To Tour Coppin State Computer Center

Maryland Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Benjamin Cardin will tour a public computer center at Coppin State University in Baltimore.

05/13/2011

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Smithsonian, MIT Launch Science Game For Students

An eight-week online and offline game is challenging the nation’s middle school students to solve an environmental disaster mystery by gathering clues at museums near their homes and working together in online forums.

04/03/2011

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