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Larry Magid

Larry Magid: Why it is essential to keep your operating systems up to date

I’ve said this before, but a recently discovered flaw in Apple’s operating system for iPhones and iPads,...

Larry Magid: Facebook offers tools to ‘slow down’ toxic conversations

At Facebook 2019 F8 developer’s conference, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that “groups are now at the heart...

Larry Magid: Subsidies aim to help bridge digital divide

We heard a lot about the digital divide during the 90s and the first decade of this...

Larry Magid: New tools to read, create PDFs, e-sign documents

PDF, which stands for Portable Document Format, was first made available in 1993 by Adobe Systems as...

Larry Magid: What Google announced at its developer’s conference

Since 2008, I’ve been attending the annual Google I/O developer’s conference, which until the pandemic, was held...

Larry Magid: Risk of ransomware to national infrastructure

The shutdown of Colonial Pipeline, which delivers gasoline, diesel and aviation fuel to much of the East...

Larry Magid: Combating ‘dyscommunication syndrome’

Let me start with an apology of sorts to the many people who have written me emails...

Larry Magid: My new air fryer is a security risk

My Cosori air fryer, which is not the model with known vulnerabilities (image downloaded from Amazon.com)Little did...