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

Larry Magid: Microsoft Releases Windows 8.1

Microsoft Windows 8.1 is now available. The latest version is the first major update to Windows 8, which was released last year.

10/17/2013

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Larry Magid: Parent’s Guide To Cyber Security

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and our technology analyst just happened to finish writing a guide for parents on this very issue.

10/02/2013

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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Larry Magid: Pinterest To Introduce Advertising Pins

Pinterest announced Thursday it will introduce advertising in the form of “promoted pins.”

09/19/2013

The iPad mini is displayed. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Disney Offering iPad Experience For Upcoming Movie

In an unusual move, Disney is asking moviegoers to bring their iPads when they see the re-release of The Little Mermaid in theaters.

09/13/2013

A visitor tries out an Xperia Z1 smartphone with a detachable camera lens at the Sony stand at the IFA 2013 consumer electronics trade fair on September 5, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Sony Looks To Improve Smartphone Pictures

Sony is looking to help people improve the quality of the pictures they take with their smartphones.

09/05/2013

Facebook Acknowledges Photo Privacy Bug; Issues Immediate Fix

Tech Report: Facebook’s New Privacy Policy

If you are a Facebook user, you may have notices a message in your inbox announcing the company’s new privacy settings.

08/31/2013

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Larry Magid: Internet Piracy May Help Some Filmmakers

A new study shows that pirated movies may actually help create buzz for some smaller films.

08/29/2013

The iPad mini is displayed. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Finding Appropriate Technology For School Kids

As more and more technology makes its way into classrooms, schools and educators are having to determine what is appropriate for students to use.

08/26/2013

Microsoft Makes Major Announcement

Larry Magid: Mircosoft’s CEO’s Retirement Is A Wise Move

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, who took over the helm of the world’s largest software company from founder Bill Gates 13 years ago, will retire within the next 12 months.

08/23/2013

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