Larry Magid

Type: Person
Name: Larry Magid
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Groovy Tymes

Once again, greetings and salutations. If you were listening to the live broadcast from Memories last weekend, you know it began with my man Fred Shabel and his lovely wife, Irene, taking to the dance floor, along with Wendy Hamilton, Mary Campbell with ... [Published Atlantic City Weekly - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Former Tower Theater owner Herb Spivak to mark his 50th anniversary as a concert promoter

By Joe McAllisterCorrespondentHerb Spivak in 1965 at his club, the Showboat. Photo by Kenneth Stitch.View and purchase photosHerb Spivak has rubbed shoulders with the heavyweights of the rock world: Janis Joplin, Grace Slick, Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful ... [Published News of Delaware County - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: Tech advances make cars safer

A lot has been written about how technology can make driving more dangerous, and it's certainly risky to text, fiddle with your phone, configure your GPS, mess with your radio or even speak on the phone while driving.But tech can also make us safer. For ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Larry Magid: Verizon Plans To Bring Cable TV To Mobile Devices

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— Why cut the cord when you can take it with you? That’s the idea behind Verizon’s new plan, which will let its customers stream cable TV straight to their smartphones.If you’re like me the first thing you’re probably thinking is how ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Larry Magid: Samsung May See Tough Times Ahead In Smartphone Market

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— A new report by Fitch Ratings predicts that Samsung may have a tough time ahead when it comes to the smartphone market. The credit rating agency expects Samsung’s market share to drop from 31 percent to 25 percent in 2015.While that ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: Massive data breach shows skills of Russian hackers

I grew up during the Cold War and, like most people at the time, was conditioned to fear the Soviet Union, which many people simply referred to as "Russia," even though it included several other Soviet republics. Worry was so strong that the title of ... [Published Oakland Tribune - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Larry Magid: Square Purchases Bay-Area Startup—Caviar; Enters Food Delivery Business

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— San Francisco mobile-payment company, Square, has bought a Bay Area startup that delivers meals from restaurants called, Caviar, but why?It dawned on me that Square is already in the business of helping restaurants and other merchants ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Larry Magid: Child Porn Arrest Highlights How Google Watches Users’ Gmail Accounts

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A 41-year-old man suspected of distributing child porn was arrested in Houston after Google tipped off the National Center for Missing and Exploiting Children after flagging photos in the his email account.John Henry Skillern, a ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: Tips on setting up a home office

I recently set up a new home office, which not only involved countless trips to Ikea, but also having to deal with ergonomics -- something I hadn't thought much about since the last time I set up an office.Merriam Webster's online dictionary defines ergonomics ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Magid: The market has room for both tablets and PCs

_ After the iPad was announced in January 2010, I wrote a blog post titled "iPad is a bit underwhelming," in which I pointed out that Apple was "trying to create a third category of devices somewhere in between a smartphone and a laptop, but the problem ... [Published Contra Costa Times - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: iPad, Larry Magid, Apple Inc
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Music Industry Experts Say Ted Nugent's Ongoing Diatribes Damaging Concert Promotion

Ted Nugent's recent  spate  of offensive and racist comments that have sparked protests and canceled shows are damaging his image and could well cripple his income if he continues, according to veteran concert promoters and industry journalists.In a week ... [Published Media Matters for America - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tech News Today 1054

Hosts: Mike Elgan and Joe PanettieriApple's optimistic on how many iPhones it can sell, Amazon's take on the mobile wallet, Yahoo's move into solidifying its mobile presence, and more.Guests: Mikey Campbell , Larry Magid and Lily Hay NewmanDownload ... [Published TWiT - Jul 22 2014]

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"if you're going to say something political, you're going to have some backlash, it doesn't matter who you are or what you say" said Larry Magid , a Philadelphia-based promoter who has handled Stevie Wonder, Fleetwood Mac, and Bette Midler, in the post...
"I don't know if that is frustration at not being a viable act, but it is stupid," Magid said of Nugent. "if you are a musician, you are trying to bring your music, your art to a broad group of people. it is one thing to take a stance, it is another thing when you are talking about the president of the united states."

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Groovy Tymes [Published Atlantic City Weekly - 14 hours ago]
Former Tower Theater owner Herb Spivak to mark ... [Published News of Delaware County - Aug 19 2014]
Magid: Tech advances make cars safer [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 16 2014]
Larry Magid: Verizon Plans To Bring Cable TV To... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 14 2014]
Larry Magid: Samsung May See Tough Times Ahead ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 13 2014]
Magid: Massive data breach shows skills of Russ... [Published Oakland Tribune - Aug 08 2014]
Google To Reward Sites With HTTPS Security In S... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 07 2014]
Larry Magid: Square Purchases Bay-Area Startup—... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 06 2014]
Larry Magid: Child Porn Arrest Highlights How G... [Published CBS San Francisco - Aug 05 2014]
Magid: Tips on setting up a home office [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 01 2014]
This Week in Tech 468 [Published TWiT - Jul 28 2014]
Blog post: Nugent's antics hurting income, conc... [Published News-Journal - Jul 26 2014]
Magid: The market has room for both tablets and... [Published Contra Costa Times - Jul 25 2014]
Music Industry Experts Say Ted Nugent's Ongoing... [Published Media Matters for America - Jul 25 2014]
Joe Strupp: Music Industry Experts Say Ted Nuge... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Jul 25 2014]
Big Companies Invest in 'Smart' Home Technology [Published Huffington Post - Jul 23 2014]
Tech News Today 1054 [Published TWiT - Jul 22 2014]
Magid: Tech companies race for advantage in 'sm... [Published Contra Costa Times - Jul 19 2014]
Google Shopping Express Is Better for Local Bus... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 16 2014]
Larry Magid: Do You Binge Watch TV? Survey Says... [Published CBS San Francisco - Jul 15 2014]
Tech giants push for net neutrality [Published SiliconValley.com - Jul 14 2014]
10 Secret Weapons for More Confident Digital Pa... [Published McAfee Blogs - Feb 25 2014]
AUDIO: Facebook's WhatsApp deal 'unjustifiable' [Published BBC News Video - Business - Feb 20 2014]
The Apple Macintosh turns 30 [Published PBS - Jan 24 2014]
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Joe Strupp: Music Industry Experts Say Ted Nuge... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Jul 25 2014]
Ted Nugent's recent  spate  of offensive and racist comments that have sparked protests and canceled shows are damaging his image and could well cripple his income if he continues, according to veteran concert promoters and industry journalists. In ...
10 Secret Weapons for More Confident Digital Pa... [Published McAfee Blogs - Feb 25 2014]
I love writing about Internet Safety because I love kids and empowering families to navigate—and prevail—in today’s digital culture. But what I really love is when a parent pulls me aside in the grocery store or at a school event and passionately ...
AUDIO: Facebook's WhatsApp deal 'unjustifiable' [Published BBC News Video - Business - Feb 20 2014]
Technology journalist Larry Magid discusses Facebook's decision to buy messaging app WhatsApp in a deal worth $19bn (£11.4bn). ...
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