Posts Tagged ‘LeVar Burton’

Tucked into tiny North Hall, Macworld rocks on without Apple.  Half the floor space, schwagless vendors (no USB powered lava lamps, no bunny ears, no tee shirts) and a nearly invisible press – these could seem like dark times.  But the mood is surprisingly light as smiling crowds pulse through the narrow aisles of the market […]


Really, what isn’t on this week.  Everyone from Isabella Rossellini to Ashton Kutcher, from Steve Forbes to Mark Cuban, from Charlie Rose to Dr. Drew, from Levar Burton to Tiki Barber as well as brand managers with bucks (Coke, Pepsi, Campbell’s, Dunkin Donuts, SWA, Macy’s Mars, Frito Lay, Maybelline, J&J, General Mills…).  I’m covering some […]


What a day!  LAGC on a roll, AO Hollywood a few blocks away, and in SF tonight the SF International Film Festival has Robert Redford onstage to screen Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid.  (On Friday, its Francis Ford Coppola).   If you’re in SF at 6pm tonight stop by the Castro Theatre for red carpet […]


Lately, I’ve been dreaming up apps like Twyme, intuitive pull down menus that make tweets rhyme…Twing, which adds in tunes to make it sing…Shake-a-Date, upload your photo, profile, time and location of desired date – and shake – in a flash you’re matched and got something going on tonight…Shake-a-Deal, a variation of Shake-a-Date which matches BD execs […]