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Covers:  Business, Science, News, Space Tech, Iphone Apps, Mobile Payments, Robots, Innovation, Smartphones, Consumer Electronics, Social Media, Tablets

GTACTAA...oh...not *that* kind of bio ;) I'm a tech writer at New York Times and elsewhere. Novel underway. It's Dr Kit, not Mr. Tweets=my own, red hair=not

Kit Eaton's Biography

Red-haired, recovering scientist, writer, photographer, thinker, not a dancer, but am terribly unhappy with filling in biography sections on sites like this. Feeling compelled to make a joke. Can't think of one. Hence will just waffle on a bit about my rather zig-zag career to journalism, mention my novel-in-writing, point out that explaining complex things in accessible ways is a specialty of mine, and close with a brief reminder ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for Gizmodo

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I loved typing on one.
Aug 29, 2014

Look what time-traveling device I found on the street... No sign of aliens though ;) #who

Aug 29, 2014

@ariannahuff Sorry Ariana--he didn't "invent" email at all, the idea far predates him...the first early attempts even around his birth year

Aug 27, 2014

@panzer Hah! You too,eh? It's an amazing experience to play. As thrilling as the original was to my young eyes 30 years ago.

Aug 27, 2014

@panzer ...loving me some E:D at the moment. I built my first PC in a decade (of being a Mac guy) so I could play.

Aug 27, 2014

Personal criticism/bias can take many forms at work. To former bosses, when I was a scientist: Screw you for saying I was too "sensitive"

Aug 27, 2014

@xeni ...yup. Bullies and abusers use whatever tools are available :/

Aug 27, 2014

Has anyone tried to confirm venue bookings etc? Or is it all too secret? RT Anatomy of a rumor: Apple's Sept 9 event

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