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Larry Magid: Laptops Here To Stay For Some L.A. Students

The Los Angeles Unified School District is making a change to its program to provide every student with an iPad. The district will now let some high school students get laptops instead.

06/30/2014

State Sen. Mark Leno is confident a new Kill-Switch bill will pass the Senate.

Phil Matier: San Francisco Supervisor Proposes Legislation Requiring Kill Switch On Mobile Devices

This comes as according to state Senator Mark Leno, Apple has switched from being opposed to a kill switch measure, to being neutral on the issue.

05/07/2014

An employee shows an Apple's iPhone 4s (L) and a Samsung's Galaxy S3 (R) at a mobile phone shop in Seoul on August 27, 2012. Shares in Samsung Electronics opened 6.75 percent lower on August 27, 2012 after a US court fined the South Korean firm 1.05 billion USD for breaching Apple's patents. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple, Samsung Renew Patent Dispute With Latest Court Battle

The world’s two leading smartphone makers were back in federal court on Monday, accusing each other of stealing ideas and features.

03/31/2014

Traveler (credit: Stephen Morton/Getty Images)

Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

Apple Unveils New Versions Of Popular iPad

Apple Reportedly Cuts Cost To Make iPad Air By 13%

Apple seems to have trimmed the bill for making its latest iPad along with the tablet computer’s width and weight.

11/05/2013

Apple Unveils New Versions Of Popular iPad

Larry Magid: First Impressions Of Apple’s iPad Air

Apple officially began selling its new iPad Air to customers on Friday. I was at the Apple Store in Palo Alto and while the store was somewhat crowded, there were no lines out front.

11/01/2013

Cast of "Wait 'Til Next Year" (credit: MTV)

MTV To Premiere Series Via An App

“Wait ‘Til Next Year,” about a luckless high school football team, was released on MTV’s mobile app a week before it airs on television…

10/25/2013

Apple Unveils New Versions Of Popular iPad

Apple Unveils Latest iPads, Macs Ahead Of Holidays

Apple Inc. is refreshing its iPad lineup and slashing the price of its Mac computers ahead of the holiday shopping season, as it faces an eroding tablet market share and growing competition from rival gadget makers.

10/22/2013

iPad Mini (credit: JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

New iPads Likely To Star In Apple’s Latest Show

Apple is expected to round out its line-up of gadgets for the holiday shopping season with the Tuesday unveiling of its latest iPads.

10/21/2013

Second generation Microsoft Surface tablet. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Microsoft Unveils New Surface Tablet

Microsoft has introduced its next-generation Surface tablets as the company looks to gain traction in the ever-competitive marketplace.

09/24/2013

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