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Apple's iPhone 5C model (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

California Appeals Court Rules Drivers Can Read Maps On Cellphones

Drivers in California can legally read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

02/27/2014

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Larry Magid: Microsoft’s OneDrive To Challenge Other Cloud Sharing Services

OneDrive is Microsoft’s relaunched and rebranded consumer cloud storage service.

02/20/2014

An employee plays the game Flappy Bird at a smartphone store in Hanoi on February 10, 2014. (Hoang Dinh/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: ‘Flappy Bird’ App Closes Up Shop

Our technology analyst ponders why the game developer behind the Flappy Birds app is shutting down shop for what he’s reportedly calling an addictive pastime.

02/12/2014

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Google Chromebox Offers Teleconferencing Alternative

Google said Chromebox for Meetings is looking to simplify the video conferencing experience for businesses.

02/07/2014

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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: Princeton Study Predicts Doom For Facebook

The study by two Princeton University students predicts Facebook will lose 80 percent of its peak user base by the year 2017.

01/24/2014

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Larry Magid: Sacramento Kings To Be First Professional Sports Team To Accept Bitcoin

The Sacramento Kings have announced that they will become the first major professional sports franchise to accept Bitcoin, the popular online currency.

01/16/2014

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Larry Magid: Printing Your Dinner With Foodini

The 3D printing machine allows users to add ingredients to it, with a prepared item, like a cookie or pasta, popping out.

01/03/2014

Samsung Debuts Its New Flagship Smartphone, The Galaxy S IV

Larry Magid: New Website Shows Amount Apps Drain Data Plans

KnowMyApp.org looks at typical scenarios for each app, and estimates how much data that will use up.

12/30/2013

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Google Punishes Rap Genius Website Over SEO Practices

The website Rap Genius, which provides annotated lyrics for hip-hop songs, has been punished by Google after the tech giant said they violated rules while trying to improve their search rankings.

12/27/2013

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