KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid

KCBS' Stan Bunger and other Comcast e-mail users awoke to hundreds of e-mails in their inboxes after hackers gained access to 34 of the company's servers. (Stan Bunger/CBS)

Hackers Break Into Comcast E-Mail Servers

Some Comcast e-mail users are seeing the apparent aftermath of a reported hacking incident that resulted in dozens of the broadband giants’s e-mail servers being compromised.

02/13/2014

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Larry Magid: Armband Controls Devices Without Keyboard, Mouse

Thalmic Labs, a Canadian startup is about to introduce the new MYO armband that will allow users to control their computer without the use of a mouse or keyboard.

02/03/2014

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Larry Magid: What Happens When Something You Bought In ‘The Cloud’ Goes Away?

An online gaming distribution website may have angered some of its users by removing portions of a game from their libraries. This raises questions of ownership.

01/06/2014

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Larry Magid: Spotify Streams Free On Mobile Devices

Spotify is now letting people stream music for free on mobile devices. Our tech analyst compares it to Pandora and says it’s more selective.

12/12/2013

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Larry Magid: AT&T’s New Wireless Plan Gives Customers A Break

AT&T has a new plan for its wireless customers that gives a break to people who own their own phones.

12/06/2013

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Larry Magid: Google Looks At Building Fleet Of Robots

After Amazon announced they’re working on drone delivery service, there are reports Google may be working on creating a fleet of robots.

12/04/2013

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Larry Magid: Facebook Lets You ‘Unfollow’ Friends

Facebook is phasing in a new feature that it says will give users more control over their news feeds called “Unfollow”.

12/04/2013

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Larry Magid: Eliminating Patent Trolls

The House of Representatives was expected to vote next week on a bill dubbed “The Innovation Act”, a bipartisan piece of legislation designed to curtail abusive patent litigation by so-called patent trolls.

11/29/2013

The new low cost smartphone of Motorola, 'Motorola Moto G'. Nelson Almeida/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Unlocked Phones Offer Consumers Flexibility

Our technology expert says prices of unlocked phones are coming down and that they offer the consumer more flexibility to shop for different packages from cell phone carriers.

11/27/2013

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Larry Magid: Online Holiday Shopping Dangers

If you’re venturing out online for some of your holiday shopping, beware. Danger lurks for those who are not careful when it comes to making online purchases with a credit card.

11/26/2013

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