Tamara Chuang

A contributor to TheStreet.com since October 2011, Tamara Chuang is committed to tracking down the useful, the under-appreciated and the latest mobile apps and tech gadgets available. She has covered the junction of consumers and technology for the past decade, most prominently as The Gadgetress at The Orange County Register. She got her start in the mid 1990s covering local communities for The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Recent Articles By The Author

Apple May Take Fingerprint Security Mainstream

Apple May Take Fingerprint Security Mainstream

Apple's Touch ID, one of the most buzzed-about features in the new iPhone 5S, spares little expense and offers high-quality hardware with minimal fuss.

Old iPhone? 7 Ways to Make It Pay for Itself

Old iPhone? 7 Ways to Make It Pay for Itself

You might not want your old iPhone, but somebody does.

Back-to-School for Grownups: Take a MOOC

Back-to-School for Grownups: Take a MOOC

Massive Open Online Courses, often free, can help you add to your fund of knowledge.

TV Sales Slump Translates to Cheaper TVs This Holiday

TV Sales Slump Translates to Cheaper TVs This Holiday

Asian sales are down, and so are TV prices for American consumers.

The Hottest Five Things in the Newest TVs

The Hottest Five Things in the Newest TVs

Ultra high-def, curved screens and the ability to watch two shows at the same time on the same set are just some of the latest temptations.

Top 10 Back-to-School Tablets

Top 10 Back-to-School Tablets

From cheap geeks to deep-pocket newbies, this guide will help you find the tablet that's right for you.

PC Shopping Tips for Back-to-School Deals

PC Shopping Tips for Back-to-School Deals

Back-to-school season is a good time to get a good deal on a new computer. Here's what to look for.

Travel Apps That Work Offline

Travel Apps That Work Offline

From feeding your pet to finding a truck stop, these apps keep you connected, even when you can't be.

The 'Return' of the PC

The 'Return' of the PC

It was said to be dead or dying but the desktop personal computer has never gone away.

New Apps, Tech Gadgets To Improve Seniors' Health Help All (Update1)

New Apps, Tech Gadgets To Improve Seniors' Health Help All (Update1)

At AARP's LivePitch contest 127 companies competed for product support from investors and seniors.