Coffee shops and WiFi go together. Most coffee houses offer a free connection to the Internet, but some customers abuse the perk. Now some cafe owners are fighting back.
Facebook has introduced a new feature that allows a person to edit his or her own status update. In the past, a poster would have to delete and recreate an update, losing Likes and comments. Available Friday online, the feature will soon be included in Android and iOS.
Googling grandma's house takes on a whole new meaning for two brothers in Portland, Oregon.
It's been 44 years since the first published report of a rumor that Beatle Paul McCartney was dead. In this digital age, we asked journalism experts how the "Paul is dead" story might have played out if Twitter existed at the time.
Maximizing the features built into a smartphone's camera while minimizing its limitations is the key to taking better photos. Photographer Cederic Terrell offers five easy tips to take better pix.
All eyes were on the Emmys Sunday night, but many had their eyes on the computer, tablet or cellphone screen, too.
Google Glass isn't available to the public, but its development is sparking buzz and interest in the possibilities of wearable computers. WTOP gets a chance to experiment with Google Glass, thanks to Data Doctor Ken Colburn.
The U.S. Marshals Service is auctioning mink capes, Bruce Lee and Michael Jackson memorabilia to help make sure former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. pays his debt to society.
LivingSocial is seeking to reinvent itself again. The District-based company rose to fame with its daily deals, but plans to change into a Web site and mobile app where people can browse for deals.
The superior beans, roasting, and free Wi-Fi apparently aren't the only reasons many love hanging out in coffeehouses. Research shows the ambient noise enhances creativity.
A Montgomery County, Md. temple is using high-tech to bring followers closer to a higher being. Temple Shalom will be live-streaming Friday's Yom Kippur High Holy Day service.
The piles of computer games he'd coveted has teenager were becoming a liability as an adult - so one gamer came up with a creative way to conceal his passion.
Denny's jumped at the chance to capitalize on Apple's new iPhone with a clever social media ad.
With the immediate future of iPhone clear, the future of a groundbreaking Apple mobile device is less clear. The iPod Classic is apparently entering the twilight of its life.
The viral video which showed a girl's pants catching on fire while attempting to twerk was a stunt, staged by talk show host Jimmy Kimmel.
Ohio man who made confessional DUI video turns himself in after vehicular homicide indictment
A new study finds that people who lie during a texting or online conversation take longer to respond.
Getting divorced is difficult enough. Sharing too much information on social media can complicate matters, and even be used against you in the courtroom.
We all know how convenient it is to look things up online. Printing what you find online is a different (and often wasteful) matter. Here's how to print what you want, and nothing more.
Many think it's not possible to remain anonymous online, and many others are working to block their information from getting out.
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