Profile of Elena MalykhinaTechnology Journalist
Member Since: 12/17/2013
News & Commentary Posts: 974
Elena Malykhina began her career at The Wall Street Journal, and her writing has appeared in various news media outlets, including Scientific American, Newsday, and the Associated Press. For several years, she was the online editor at Brandweek and later Adweek, where she followed the world of advertising. Having earned the nickname of "gadget girl," she is excited to be writing about technology again for InformationWeek, where she worked in the past as an associate editor covering the mobile and wireless space. She now writes about the federal government and NASA’s space missions on occasion.
Articles by Elena Malykhina
posted in December 2005
At the risk of being cast as paranoid productivity cops, business managers may find it difficult to stop TV and video viewing from joining personal E-mail, instant messaging, and blogs as online productivity drains.
InterDigital says the U.S. District Court ruled in its favor, which will require Nokia to pay it more than $232 million in royalties. It's the latest development in a string of patent disputes plaguing the mobile-device industry.
A mix of testosterone, coffee, and a really hot wireless topic got everyone's blood boiling at one panel discussion during this week's Interop conference, taking place in New York City. It was a King Kong (WiMax) versus T-Rex (Wi-Fi) debate where even the most level-headed executives took a stand.
The prediction, part of a discussion about mobile E-mail's role and growth, hinges on expanding BlackBerry-like devices to places such as the factory floor and the IT department.
Cingular, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless offer third-generation cellular data networks with speeds similar to DSL, and plan to keep improving them. But coverage isn't everywhere, and they'll require you to lock into a plan of at least $60 a month.
Viewpointe Archive Services LLC, which archives more than 60% of all checks written in the U.S. each year, has established a connection with two other aggregators that will allow thousands of banks to exchange check data and images electronically.
Several developers roll out games to help raise money for HIV and AIDS research and prevention.