Kit Eaton on Muck Rack

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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 that ... Read Full Bio →

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for Gizmodo

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I loved typing on one.
Jul 31, 2014

CIA spying on Senators, Verizon told off by FCC and French firm wants to buy T-Mobile USA… …Today's news!

Jul 31, 2014

@OAssoulin Thanks! It's a nice app--I was using it this morning.

Jul 30, 2014

@cdixon I'm playing Elite now, 30 years after the original (only with dk1s tho). It is like being in the future. Again. And better.

Jul 30, 2014

About time! Square looks silly to EU market MT @nytimesbusiness Square Plans a New, Chip-Friendly Credit Card Reader

Jul 30, 2014

RT @NickSetchfield: I love the fact that Telstar 1 and 2 are still in orbit. It's like discovering Billy Fury and Johnny Kidd are still circling the Earth.

Jul 30, 2014

@noahr Because: "...of the most successful people (for a given value of 'success')" ;)

Jul 30, 2014

RT @nytimestech: Amazon to Invest $2 Billion More in India as e-Commerce Race Heats Up

Jul 30, 2014

Twitter's great quarter, Amazon argues about book prices, UK's driverless cars plan… …today's news roundup

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