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 May 2006
Chinese officials say the approval process for a wireless security standard was unfairly stacked against its WAPI. It could be the start of more such disputes.
Hey, all of you traveling businesspeople out there! Put down your BlackBerrys and give the new Treo 700p smart phone a try. It may not come standard with "push" E-mail, but it combines the best of both worlds--professional and personal--into one neat package.
With Internet access comes the possibility of voice over IP. But airlines are wary.
Visto has had some success, and RIM will face similar pressure as in the NTP case.
All this talk of collaboration got me thinking about what Skype told me this week, namely that its early version of Skypecast--live, moderated discussions that allow groups of Skype users worldwide to discuss shared interests--will add a new dimension to online communities everywhere. In fact, it's possible that Skypecasts will soon be embraced by bloggers who want to complement their written Web blogs with a conversational
Visto won a patent infringement suit against Seven Networks Friday, then turned around and sued BlackBerry maker Research In Motion.