Marty joined Art Molella, Director of The Lemelson Center at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C., to discuss cell phones in the American experience. In his blog, Art reminded us that Sir Arthur C. Clarke, author of 2001: a Space Odyssey, pronounced “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Art reflected on this point and the distinct possibility that Marty’s invention of the mobile phone may “qualify as the most magical.” Read more of Art’s blog here.
From Spectrum efficiency, to the development of the portable cellular phone, to the coming revolutions in mobile technology, to data over cellular and beyond, Marty chatted with Leo LaPorte on ‘This Week in Tech,’ the #1 ranked technology podcast. See the full interview here.
In March, The Silicon Valley Business Journal caught up with Marty at the Cinequest Film Festival. See photos of Marty at the Cinequest Gala and read Marty’s views on the next big revolutions in mobile technology here.
Follow along with Marty at Cinequest, hear his speech and see his acceptance of the Maverick Innovator Award during Cinequest’s annual film festival in San Jose. Catch it all here.
NBC, in the Bay Area, caught up with Marty walking Cinequest’s Red Carpet. Marty was the recipient of the Maverick Innovator Award during Cinequest’s two-week film festival. The Maverick awards give honors to key leaders from the worlds of entertainment and technology. Listen in on the interview here.