Articles By Mike Elgan

Opinion: Why small tablets will dominate

Opinion: Why small tablets will dominate

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Most tablets in use today are iPad sized. That's because most tablets in use are iPads.This reality...

July 8th, 2012 Mike Elgan
Dispatch from the technology culture wars

Dispatch from the technology culture wars

It's an election year, so you're going to hear a lot about the "culture wars." You know: The endless battle...

May 10th, 2012 Mike Elgan
How to launch your career 2.0

How to launch your career 2.0

Comedian Louis CK recently produced an "HBO special"-style show, but with a difference: HBO wasn't involved -- and neither was...

December 22nd, 2011 Mike Elgan
New York burger joint goes social, mobile

New York burger joint goes social, mobile

An organic burger restaurant in midtown Manhattan is using social networking for menu development, marketing, entertainment and even social change....

May 31st, 2010 Mike Elgan
OPINION: The cultural impact of digitizing information

OPINION: The cultural impact of digitizing information

I used to own a copy of National Geographic magazine from 1911. It was packed with black-and-white photographs of "natives"...

January 1st, 2010 Mike Elgan
$100 netbook will come with broadband strings attached

$100 netbook will come with broadband strings attached

Subnotebooks like the Asus Eee PC, the Dell Mini 9 and the HP 2133 Mini-note will soon cost as little...

November 3rd, 2008 Mike Elgan
Three answers to the ‘smartphone-laptop’ problem

Three answers to the ‘smartphone-laptop’ problem

In the past two years, cell phone and laptop companies have unveiled breathtaking innovations -- from 24-hour battery laptops to...

October 26th, 2008 Mike Elgan
Green IT doesn’t have to be this hard

Green IT doesn’t have to be this hard

Environmentalists have been urging consumers for decades to wake up to impending disaster and change their buying, driving and living...

June 25th, 2007 Mike Elgan
Why the

Why the

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEABI Research analysts ruffled gadget-enthusiast feathers recently by suggesting that Apple's upcoming iPhone, though "clever and capable"...

March 4th, 2007 Mike Elgan
Green gadgets offer convenience to the carefree

Green gadgets offer convenience to the carefree

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEEnvironmentalists have been urging consumers for decades to wake up to impending disaster and change their buying,...

February 13th, 2007 Mike Elgan