Larry Magid

Larry Magid, EdD, is a technology journalist and an Internet safety advocate.

He serves as on-air technology analyst for CBS News, is CEO of and founder of and  He also writes a weekly column for the San Jose Mercury News and blogs for

His technology reports can be heard daily on CBS News and CBS affiliates throughout the U.S. and he has a daily national CBS News Radio segment called Eye on Tech. He’s a frequent contributor to BBC World Service and  has been a contributor to the New York Times and was, for 19 years, a syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Times.

He has written several books including the best-selling Little PC Book and Larry Magid’s Guide to the New Digital Highways.

Larry served on the Obama Administration’s Online Technology Working Group and the Harvard Law School Berkman Center’s Internet Safety Technology Task Force and the board of directors of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and advisory boards of PBS Kids, Internet Congressional Caucus and Family Online Safety Institute as well as safety advisory boards for Facebook, Google, Snapchat, Twitter, Comcast and Roblox. He has a doctor of education degree from the University of Massachusetts and a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley.

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