Stephanie Mlot

Reporter at PCMag

About Stephanie Mlot

Stephanie began as a PCMag reporter in May 2012. She moved to New York City from Frederick, Md., where she worked for four years as a multimedia reporter at the second-largest daily newspaper in Maryland. She interned at Baltimore magazine and graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (in the town of Indiana, in the state of Pennsylvania) with a degree in journalism and mass communications.

More From Stephanie Mlot

robocalls

Supreme Court Overrules Law Allowing Debt-Collection Robocalls

The decision strikes down an Obama-era amendment allowing autodials by debt collectors.
News and Trends

Uber Acquires Food Delivery Service Postmates for $2.65 Billion

Uber hopes the to-go trend continues as restaurants and bars reopen across the country.
Social Media

Facebook to Shutter TikTok Clone Lasso and Hobbi on July 10

The social media giant's attempt to compete with TikTok and Pinterest clearly failed.
News and Trends

NASA Wants You to Design a Space Toilet for Future Moon Missions

The space agency is crowdsourcing ideas for a cosmic commode that works in microgravity and lunar gravity.
News and Trends

Amazon Launches Counterfeit Crimes Unit to Target Bogus Products, Sellers

The global team is dedicated to taking down fake products and the folks who sell them.
Instagram

Instagram Invites Creators to Sell Products Directly in the App

The social network is expanding shopping access to more types of creators.
News and Trends

Lyft Pledges to Go All-Electric by 2030

The aim is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fuel consumption.
Facebook Ads

Facebook Lets U.S. Users Turn Off Political Ads

The social network is also launching a Voting Information Center with details about registration, absentee ballots and getting to the polls.
Social Media

Instagram Reviews How Its Policies and Algorithms Negatively Affect Black Users

CEO Adam Mosseri says the social network needs to 'better support' underrepresented groups.
News and Trends

FCC Has 'Serious Doubts' SpaceX Starlink Can Deliver a Low Latency Internet Service

The Federal Communications Commission doesn't believe low-Earth orbit satellite providers can deliver internet service while keeping latency below 100ms.
News and Trends

YouTube Pledges $100M to Support Black Creators

Tune in this Saturday for the feature-length special 'Bear Witness, Take Action.'
News and Trends

Apple Pulls Pocket Casts Podcast App in China

This marks the second major podcast app removed from China's App Store this month.
Recovery

Google Maps Adds COVID-19 Alerts as More Cities Reopen

The latest Google Maps release includes features to help find important travel information before stepping outside.
Recovery

Amazon's 'Big Style Sale' Aims to Boost Retailers Impacted by COVID-19

The week-long event is scheduled to begin on June 22.
News and Trends

Amazon, Apple Adjust Operations Amidst Nationwide Protests

The companies are scaling back, adjusting delivery routes, and re-closing stores.