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

20 Niche Crowdfunding Sites: Which One Fits You?

20 Niche Crowdfunding Sites: Which One Fits You?

Whether you are a start-up, a war veteran or fresh out of college, there's something here for everyone.

After the Crowds Leave: Finding the Post-Kickstarter Ecosystem

After the Crowds Leave: Finding the Post-Kickstarter Ecosystem

Now comes the hard part: Delivering product and turning it into a business.

Secret Perks of Flying, from People Who've Been There

Secret Perks of Flying, from People Who've Been There

Which airline has the best lounge, Wi-Fi access or legroom? Routehappy.com knows.

This Phone Signal-Boosting Device Is Not for Everyone

This Phone Signal-Boosting Device Is Not for Everyone

Most of the carriers don't want you to have a femtocell. Here's why.

New Ways to Improve Cellphone Reception Indoors

New Ways to Improve Cellphone Reception Indoors

Here's how you can boost your signal without chopping down all your trees.

7 Apps That Improve Smartphone Reception

7 Apps That Improve Smartphone Reception

There's a plethora of apps, some free, to boost your phone's coverage.

A Peek at Wi-Fi's Future: Simpler and Faster

A Peek at Wi-Fi's Future: Simpler and Faster

A new generation of WiFi products is coming to an airport or video screen near you.

Fly Smarter With Sky-High Wi-Fi

Fly Smarter With Sky-High Wi-Fi

Some tips to make it easier to surf while high in the air.

Do You Really Need an Expensive Wireless Router?

Do You Really Need an Expensive Wireless Router?

If you don't need these extra features, than you might not need to spring for the latest -- and most expensive -- router technology.

Prolonging the Life of a Wireless Router

Prolonging the Life of a Wireless Router

Here's what to do to keep a good router from going bad.