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 July 2006
The local area network product line uses the 802.11n wireless draft specification, designed to better handle bandwidth-hungry apps like video and VoIP. Still, there's no assurance they'll work with other products using that spec.
A slew of new announcements demonstrates Motorola's efforts to position itself as the go-to vendor for businesses deploying wireless applications and services.
A UCLA scientist applies solar cells to remove heat and electrons from optical computing systems.
Telecom carriers will start bidding for precious wireless spectrum to become available beginning Aug. 9.
The .mobi domain will be restricted for use by sites that are optimized for viewing on cell phones and other mobile devices.
Intel has emerged as WiMax's most-important backer. Motorola also joined the investment.
Microsoft, Palm, and Nokia already offer similar services. Those who aren't using wireless e-mail may have security and IT-control concerns.
RIM hopes to seduce small and medium-sized businesses, but those companies already have plenty of options for wireless e-mail services, and some will want more control than RIM offers.
Intel joins Motorola in backing Clearwire, which owns spectrum to provide wireless broadband connectivity.