Larry Magid

Type: Person
Name: Larry Magid
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Magid: Robotic shopping assistants are cool, but humans are better -- if they're around

I have mixed feelings about the robotic shopping assistants that will be employed at a San Jose Orchard Supply Hardware store this holiday season.On the downside, I'm bothered that the so-called OSHbots will be doing the work that has typically done by ... [Published Inside Bay Area - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

MAGID ON TECH: You can't redefine 'unlimited,' FCC tells AT

AT&T has redefined the term "unlimited" and the Federal Trade Commission has called them out on it.For years, AT&T sold plans that included unlimited data but later came to the realization that allowing users to access as much data as they want could ... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Apple Pay now available to consumers

CUPERTINO, Calif. —With all the credit card hacking at major retailers and banks, Apple launched its new Apple Pay system at an opportune time.Some may, or may not, want to use it. If you have the new iPhone 6, Apple Pay is simplicity itself at 220,000 ... [Published KTVU - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: Engineers need a more well-rounded mind to meet today's technology demands

A new book documents what is obvious to me when I look at a lot of products that have been designed by engineers: Schools of engineering too often produce graduates that lack creativity, imagination and -- most of all -- people skills.Or, as David E. ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

NCMEC and CA Technologies Tackle the Truth about Teens and Online Privacy

NEW YORK and Alexandria, Va., Oct. 16, 2014Teens are now sharing more information about themselves on social media than ever before. This free webinar will explore what privacy means to teens and offer ideas to help them better protect themselves online. ... [Published Noodls - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

MAGID ON TECH: Make Cyber Security Month a holiday for world's 'netizens'

I'd like to add National Cyber Security Awareness Month to the 4th of July, Memorial Day and Veterans Day as yet another patriotic holiday. And while we're at it, let's make it a global celebration. That's because protecting your own devices and accounts ... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

iPhone app credited with helping find woman in life-threatening emerfency

CAMPBELL, Calif. —An iPhone app is getting some of the credit for helping to locate a South Bay woman in a life-threatening emergency.Tuesday, rescuers found 28-year-old Melissa Vasquez after her car plunged down a ravine off of Mount Hamilton Road.Her ... [Published KTVU - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: iPhone 6 Plus or Android: Which is best?

For the past couple of weeks I've been carrying around two cellphones:An iPhone 6 Plus and one of several Android phones, including the LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One and the Google Nexus 5.My purpose in switching between all these phones was to answer ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Larry Magid: A Picture May Be Worth A Thousand Words, But A Million In Sales

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— Smartphone maker HTC is introducing not only a brand new handset to take sharper pictures, but the first ever action camera. That’s because while a picture is worth a thousand words, the company hopes the cameras that take these ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Kids' online privacy: Debate over sharing photos

Editor's note: Kelly Wallace is CNN's digital correspondent and editor-at-large covering family, career and life. She's a mom of two girls and lives in Manhattan. Read her other columns and follow her reports at CNN Parents and on Twitter. (CNN) -- True ... [Published CNN - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: Windows 10 a good move for Microsoft

Hats off to Microsoft for its "Back to the Future" decision to release a new version of Windows that's likely to be familiar to most users.Windows 10 is basically damage control for Microsoft. A couple of years ago, after years of research and development, ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

EFF Raises Alarm Over ComputerCOP's Spying Ways

ComputerCOP software, a parental monitoring application that long has been recommended and distributed by law enforcement agencies, is little more than spyware with significant potential for abuse, the Electronic Frontier Foundation reported Wednesda ... [Published Tech News World - Oct 03 2014]

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Magid: Robotic shopping assistants are cool, bu... [Published Inside Bay Area - 22 hours ago]
MAGID ON TECH: You can't redefine 'unlimited,' ... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 28 2014]
Billy Crystal's 700 SUNDAYS Out Today on DVD & ... [Published Broadway World - Oct 21 2014]
Apple Pay now available to consumers [Published KTVU - Oct 21 2014]
Magid: Engineers need a more well-rounded mind ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 17 2014]
MAGID ON TECH: Make Cyber Security Month a holi... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 17 2014]
NCMEC and CA Technologies Tackle the Truth abou... [Published Noodls - Oct 16 2014]
NCMEC and CA Technologies Tackle the Truth Abou... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Oct 16 2014]
iPhone app credited with helping find woman in ... [Published KTVU - Oct 16 2014]
Snapsaved App Takes Responsibility For Snapchat... [Published CBS San Francisco - Oct 14 2014]
Magid: iPhone 6 Plus or Android: Which is best? [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 10 2014]
Hackers Attack [Published Examiner.com - Oct 09 2014]
Larry Magid: A Picture May Be Worth A Thousand ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Oct 09 2014]
Kids' online privacy: Debate over sharing photos [Published CNN - Oct 07 2014]
Magid: Windows 10 a good move for Microsoft [Published Inside Bay Area - Oct 04 2014]
EFF Raises Alarm Over ComputerCOP's Spying Ways [Published Tech News World - Oct 03 2014]
iPhone 6 Plus Vs. LG G3 Is No Slam-Dunk For the... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 30 2014]
Broadway Review: 'You Can't Take It With You' w... [Published Variety - Sep 29 2014]
Magid: iPhone 6 and 6 Plus offer calls via Wi-Fi [Published SiliconValley.com - Sep 26 2014]
Joe Strupp: Music Industry Experts Say Ted Nuge... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Jul 25 2014]
The Apple Macintosh turns 30 [Published PBS - Jan 24 2014]
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