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

Sans Wi-Fi: Pack the Web and Take it With You

Sans Wi-Fi: Pack the Web and Take it With You

Scan for restaurants and hotels even with no Wi-Fi service.

5 Wacky Wi-Fi iPhone Apps

5 Wacky Wi-Fi iPhone Apps

Here are five free iPhone apps that offer a wacky Wi-Fi twist.

How Your Android Can Babysit, Print and Access Your PC Remotely

How Your Android Can Babysit, Print and Access Your PC Remotely

These apps turn a phone's Wi-Fi into a baby monitor, a TV remote or computer keyboard and more.

8 Apps to Perk Up Your Android's Wi-Fi

8 Apps to Perk Up Your Android's Wi-Fi

Conserve battery life, automatically switch to a faster network, log you at Starbucks and more time and money savers.

Top Real Estate Markets? These Apps Reveal a Lot

Top Real Estate Markets? These Apps Reveal a Lot

Be sure to check the mobile activity before deciding where to live or invest in real estate.

New Apps to Try if The Super Bowl Is a Dud

New Apps to Try if The Super Bowl Is a Dud

The apps can help you plan a garden or do your taxes if the big game is a big bore.

Simply Gorgeous Apps to Get Your Life in Sync

Simply Gorgeous Apps to Get Your Life in Sync

Mobile app developers are working to figure out how to make the cloud work for people who need to keep all their apps, devices and life in sync.

Clean Up Your Phone in 2 Minutes (Android Version)

Clean Up Your Phone in 2 Minutes (Android Version)

Give your Android phone some sense of organization with these apps that really take less than two minutes to complete.

Clean Up Your Phone in 2 Hours (Android Version)

Clean Up Your Phone in 2 Hours (Android Version)

Even if you're not an app-heavy user, these tips may come in handy.

How to Make the Kindle Fire Kid Friendly

How to Make the Kindle Fire Kid Friendly

There's an app for that!