Janell Burley Hofmann
May 13, 2013 The story of how one family makes time for each other at dinner in our high tech, interconnected world.
May 10, 2013 Media companies are considering subsidizing data-plan costs so smartphone users will keep watching video, wireless carriers will keep data revenue, and streaming shows can sell more ads.
May 2, 2013 The Federal Communications Commission has a new chairman, Tom Wheeler. If confirmed by the Senate, he'll replace Julius Genachowski, who resigned in March.
Apr 30, 2013 Siri has some stiff competition in Google's Google Now, which just hit iPhone.
Feb 19, 2013 Consumers are sitting on $33 billion worth of old, unused mobile phones.
Feb 7, 2013 Federal regulators may want Wi-Fi Internet connections to get more widespread and powerful, but the government is not giving the service away for free.
Feb 5, 2013 Some American cities tried this and ran up against a buzz saw of opposition from companies that sell Internet service.
Feb 5, 2013 The FCC looks at what can be done to minimize disruptions to phone service during natural disasters.
Dec 18, 2012 On the face of it, it sounds crazy: Your house or apartment is on fire, and rather than phoning the emergency services, you tweet them. But that is what the London Fire Brigade is mulling over.
Nov 15, 2012 The president has reportedly signed a directive that could change the way the government could fight cyber terrorism. Also, cell phones that can get a charge from a good shake, and climate change's impact on satellites.