Articles By John P Mello Jr

Twitter tweaks privacy policy, adds custom digests

Twitter tweaks privacy policy, adds custom digests

SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter has alerted its members to changes to its policies on privacy and service usage, including support for...

May 22nd, 2012 John P Mello Jr
Opinion: FCC’s Google Wi-Fi decision a bad precedent

Opinion: FCC’s Google Wi-Fi decision a bad precedent

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Anyone looking for assurance that the privacy of their home wireless networks would be protected from snoopers...

April 16th, 2012 John P Mello Jr
Five high-tech items that will cost more in 2012

Five high-tech items that will cost more in 2012

SAN FRANCISCO (01/17/2012) - Every day, stories appear about a price drop for this or that tech gadget. As a...

January 17th, 2012 John P Mello Jr
Despite doomsayers, CES 2012 sets new records

Despite doomsayers, CES 2012 sets new records

SAN FRANCISCO (01/15/2012) - CES is more popular than ever -- according to its sponsors -- despite naysayers who predicted...

January 16th, 2012 John P Mello Jr
Black Friday sales crown Kindle Fire a bestseller

Black Friday sales crown Kindle Fire a bestseller

For the last eight weeks, the number one selling product at the world's largest retailer has been the Kindle Fire—and...

November 28th, 2011 John P Mello Jr
U.S. Congress Targets Amazon’s Silk Browser

U.S. Congress Targets Amazon’s Silk Browser

Amazon's innovative Silk web browser hasn't left the cocoon yet, but it's already being questioned by members of Congress concerned...

October 17th, 2011 John P Mello Jr
‘Hollywood Hacker’ Collared by FBI

‘Hollywood Hacker’ Collared by FBI

A man alleged to have hacked into the personal email accounts of celebrities, including Scarlett Johansson and Christina Aguilera, was...

October 13th, 2011 John P Mello Jr
Windows administrator – a hot job

Windows administrator – a hot job

Job descriptionA network administrator who is primarily concerned with software and whose responsibilities include security, implementing network policy, managing user...

July 2nd, 2007 John P Mello Jr