The Cell Phone – A Most Magical Gadget – March 28, 2014

The Cell Phone – A Most Magical Gadget – March 28, 2014

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.

Marty’s Red Carpet interview at Cinequest – March 4, 2014

Marty’s Red Carpet interview at Cinequest – March 4, 2014

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.