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Larry Magid: Apple Could Make Texting While Walking Safer

Apple wants to make it safer for people who like to text while walking. The question is: is this a good thing?

03/31/2014

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Animal Update: Dealing With Pets’ Eye Problems

Dr. Jennifer Scarlett from the SF SPCA talks about pets’ eye-care and how elderly animals can be treated for diseases like glaucoma that can lead to blindness.

03/31/2014

DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles congratulates teammate LeSean McCoy #25 after McCoy scored a touchdown against the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Are The Raiders Doing Homework On DeSean Jackson?

The Raiders are rumored to be interested in star free agent receiver DeSean Jackson. Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday following reports of gang affiliations, which Jackson denies.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/31/2014

Running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars rushes upfield against the Indianapolis Colts January 1, 2012 at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is MJD Fresh Enough To Help The Raiders?

CSN Bay Area reports that the Oakland Raiders have signed home-grown running back Maurice Jones-Drew. At age 29, coming off an injury-plagued season with Jacksonville, is Jones-Drew healthy enough to help the Raiders?

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/28/2014

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, speaks at a media event in San Francisco on March 27, 2014. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Microsoft Brings Office To Apple’s iPad

The software was made available to Apple iPad users on Thursday, through the App Store.

03/27/2014

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Daily Madden: It’s Time To Compensate College Athletes

The decision could lead to big changes in the college athletics business, worth billions of dollars.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/27/2014

Twitter Changes Business Of Celebrity Endorsements

Larry Magid: Apps That Enable Anonymous Comments Online

People are used to commenting online through social networks, but as their contact list grows they may want to be more careful. Larry talks about apps that allow anonymity.

03/24/2014

Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans drops back to pass against the San Francisco 49ers during an NFL pre-season football game at Candlestick Park August 27, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Can Matt Schaub Fill The Raiders QB Hole?

The Oakland Raiders have reportedly signed quarterback Matt Schaub in a trade with the Houston Texans. “(The Raiders) have to see if he’s really done and there’s no more gas in the tank, or if a change of scenery will bring him back to the old Matt Schaub,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/21/2014

Narsai David Cookbook Review: “The Complete Cooking For Two Cookbook”

There’s a marvelous new cookbook from the editors of America’s Test Kitchen that’s just been published called “The Complete Cooking For Two Cookbook” that’s a notable and worthy alternative to most recipes that serve four to six.

03/21/2014

Screenshot of Airbnb.com. (CBS)

Larry Magid: Airbnb Leading To Evictions

Airbnb, the website that helps travelers find a place to stay, is landing some property renters in trouble.

03/19/2014