Tracey E. Schelmetic

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Tracey E. Schelmetic is a TMCnet contributing editor.

 

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Telecom Monopolies Stifle Internet Speeds in the US 03/10/2014
Marketing By Social Media Demands Understanding How Men and Women Use These Channels 03/10/2014
Why Aren't Cable and Satellite TV Companies Scared of Internet Television? 03/06/2014
Apple Scores Victory with Russian Wireless Carriers Over iPhone 02/20/2014
Twitter Beats Analyst Expectations, But Slowing Growth of Active Users is Troubling 02/06/2014
The NSA's New Privacy Protection Officer: Closing the Barn Door after the Pony Has Run Off? 01/29/2014
President Obama Proposes a Shot in the Arm to Cluster Manufacturing 01/29/2014
Crowdfunding Company Indiegogo Leads the Pack in Transforming the Global Economy 01/29/2014
Independent Commission Declares NSA Cell Phone Spying Illegal 01/24/2014
LinkedIn to Do Legal Battle with "John Does" Creating Fake User Accounts 01/08/2014
A Little Credit Card Theft With Your Holiday Shopping: Target's Big Holiday Headache 12/19/2013
Apple Granted 51 New Patents, Touchscreen Image Resizing Likely to Be Most Controversial 12/17/2013
Twitter and LinkedIn Bump Facebook Out of Top Spot for "Best Tech Company to Work For" 12/11/2013
Eight Tech Giants Publish Open Letter Calling for NSA Transparency 12/09/2013
CFOs Believe Big Data and Mobile Strategies Are Important, but They Won't Invest 12/05/2013
The Future of Visual Interfaces Might Be Limited by Our Queasy Stomachs 10/07/2013
Voice, Gesture Interaction with Digital Devices Will Disrupt Touchscreens 08/08/2013
FTC to Search Engine Companies: Differentiate Your Paid and Organic Content Better 06/27/2013
CISPA Cyber Security Bill Likely Dead on Arrival in Senate due to Privacy Concerns 04/26/2013
Chipmaker ARM Sees Strong Sales Jump Thanks to Growth in Connected Devices 04/23/2013
U.S. Tech Industry Cautiously Optimistic about Senate Expansion of H1-B Worker Program 04/17/2013
White House Proposes Expanded Budget for National Cyber Security 04/15/2013
Activist Investor Carl Icahn May Force Showdown at Nuance with 9.3 Percent Ownership Stake 04/03/2013
South Korea to Establish New Cyber Security and Attack Deterrence Department 04/02/2013
DOJ and SEC Investigating Microsoft for Allegations of Bribery of Foreign Officials 03/20/2013
Best Buy to Limit Telecommuting 03/12/2013
Ready for the Return of Smell-o-Vision? 03/11/2013
Study Finds That a Typical Facebook Post is Seen by One-Third of Friends 03/07/2013
Google's Vint Cerf Says Social Media Should Not Require Real Names 03/06/2013
Another Investor Sues Facebook over IPO 03/05/2013
MIT Researchers Debut New Video Amplification Algorithm to Monitor Small Changes in Movement 02/28/2013
Facebook to Store Your Seldom-Used Posts in 'Cold Storage' 02/21/2013
Apple Employees Hit By Same Hackers Who Targeted Facebook Last Week 02/19/2013
Car-to-Car Technology Innovators Ask FCC to Defend Their Dedicated Wi-Fi Space 02/12/2013
Consumer Electronics Association Takes Issue with UN "Internet Kill Switch" Plan 02/05/2013
Congress Proposes Legislation to Expand Foreign Technology Worker Visas 01/29/2013
Iran Responsible for Wave of Data Center-Originated Attacks on U.S. Banks, Government Says 01/09/2013
We Know What Digital Communication Has Given Us. What Has it Taken Away? 12/27/2012
CES Attendees Will Catch the First Glimpse of Bendy, Flexy Smartphone Prototypes 12/20/2012
2013 Predicted to be a Better IT Spending Year 12/14/2012
Verizon Enterprise Solutions Identifies 2013 Top Tech Challenges 11/27/2012
Hackers Seek New, Unique Ways to Steal Information 11/26/2012
Senate will Grapple with Legality of Warrantless Cell Phone Searches this Week 11/26/2012
HP Takes $5B Charge, Attributed to Financial Malfeasance at Subsidiary Autonomy 11/20/2012
Apple to Pay Swiss Federal Railway System Millions for Use of Pretty Clock Design on iPhone 11/13/2012
Flush with Cash from Softbank, Sprint Buys Controlling Share of Clearwire 10/18/2012
Privacy Groups Say Government Broadband Speed Tests Open Door to Legal Snooping 10/12/2012
Proposals Made to Revamp Italy's Notoriously Slow Internet Connectivity 09/26/2012
Are AT&T's New FaceTime Restrictions for iPhone Legal? 08/21/2012
Increased Online Security Procedures Often Leave Customers Locked Out of Their Accounts 08/20/2012
Samsung's Galaxy Smartphones Sales Boost Company's Second Quarter 07/27/2012
Yahoo and Facebook Decide to 'Play Nice' 07/11/2012
Dell Is 'Mystery Suitor' for Quest Software in $2.4 Billion Acquisition 07/06/2012
Online Dating Site Wants Out of Amazon's Cloud 07/06/2012
Power Outages: The Achilles' Heel of Cloud-Based Web Services 07/05/2012
About Twenty-eight Percent of American Teens have "Sexted" Nude Pictures of Themselves 07/03/2012
Microsoft's Write Off of $6.2 Billion Online Ad Acquisition will Likely Cause Quarterly Loss 07/03/2012
Google Begins Flirting with E-Commerce with Its Trusted Stores Program 06/08/2012
'Do Not Track' Draft Specification Puts the Kibosh on IE 10's Default "Do Not Track" Setting 06/07/2012
Obama Campaigns Hit Romney Hard on Outsourcing Call Center Jobs to India 06/05/2012
IT Industry Council Supports Bipartisan Resolution Opposing UN Regulation of Internet 05/31/2012
It's Official: We Like Talking to Machines More Than Real People 05/11/2012
President Issues Executive Order Punishing Those Who Aid Syria and Iran Governments with Tracking Technology 04/23/2012
White House Issues Report About Online Intellectual Property Amid the Wreckage of SOPA 04/03/2012
Proposed UK Legislation Would Greenlight Warrantless Government Spying on Citizens 04/02/2012
Yahoo Drops Efforts to Block Documents on 2008 Microsoft Merger Attempt 03/27/2012
FTC Urges Web Browser Companies to Give Consumers Privacy Options 03/27/2012
French President Sarkozy Calls for Jailing Repeat Visitors to Extremist Web Sites 03/23/2012
Twitter Co-founder Says Users Shouldn't Spend Too Much Time on the Microblogging Site 02/24/2012
Microsoft Accuses UK Retailer of Pirating and Selling Windows 01/04/2012
Yahoo Considering Selling $17 Billion Worth of Asian Interests 12/22/2011
Some Cloud-Based Enterprise Solutions Companies Seeing Temporary Slowdown in Europe 12/21/2011
Microsoft Offering Answer Desk Online Tech Support From Home 12/09/2011
Monitoring the Baby Over Your iPhone or iPad 12/02/2011
Iridium Extends its Satellite AxcessPoint Service to iOS 11/23/2011
Microsoft Purchases Israeli Video Search Company 11/23/2011
U.S. Broadband Usage Grows, But Not Fast Enough 11/10/2011
Occupy Protestors Remembered the Fifth of November 11/07/2011
U.S. House Passes Moratorium on New Wireless Taxes 11/02/2011
Second Life Founder Launches Coffee & Power Job Website 11/01/2011
Apple to Launch Updated Self-Checkout App 11/01/2011
New Visions from Nokia World London 10/28/2011
The 'Battle of the Larrys' Oracle-Google Lawsuit Trial Delayed Until 2012 10/27/2011
Austrian Man Asks for His Personal Data From Facebook, Gets 1,222 Pages of It 10/27/2011
WikiLeaks Suspends Publishing to Raise Money 10/25/2011
Developers Create Digital Tools for Occupy Wall Street Protestors 10/19/2011
Sony Issuing Replacement Part for 1.6 Million Bravia Televisions 10/12/2011
Chicago Considering Ban on Texting While Cycling 10/04/2011
Wireless Phone Illness Suit Rejected by SCOTUS 10/04/2011
Launch of Facebook Timelines Being Delayed for Legal Reasons 10/03/2011
Amazon Considering Buying Palm 09/30/2011
Politicians Still Don't Get Social Networking 09/29/2011
Online Abuse Becoming Worse, Say Teens and 20-Somethings 09/27/2011
Verizon Business Bypasses London for New Data Center Due to Olympics 09/26/2011
U.S. Military Now Has Its Own Social Networking Site 09/22/2011
Danish Group Creates Do-It-Yourself Brain Scan Phone App 09/21/2011
Young People Think Online Slurs Are 'Joking' as Long as They Are Directed at Others 09/20/2011
Apple Wins Infringement Battle Against Samsung in Germany 09/12/2011
UK Customer Satisfaction Index for Restaurants and Automakers Shows Stagnation 09/07/2011
A Town Built for 35,000 People with No Residents 09/07/2011