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Technology Columnist — Yahoo
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Tech columnist, Yahoo; PBS NOVA host; Missing Manuals creator, dad of 3!

As open source goes mainstream, institutions collaborate differently

yahoo.com — Earlier this week, I saw what the future of building government services may look like when I stumbled upon a simple dashboard of projects-in-progress. The dashboard is hosted by 18F, the new development unit within the US General Services Administration.

Jury Rules Against Ellen Pao in Silicon Valley Gender Discrimination Trial

yahoo.com — Updating.. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A California jury has reached a verdict in a high profile gender discrimination lawsuit brought by former Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers partner Ellen Pao against the venture capital firm. The jury has ruled against Ellen Pao, delivering a victory for Kleiner Perkins.

The 10 Best Mobile Games You Can Buy Right Now

yahoo.com — Overwhelmed by the App Store? Think Google Play's too clunky? With so many mobile games being released every week, finding the ones worth a download can be a daunting task. Most often that means sticking to the top-grossing charts, but you'll often miss some great stuff if you don't dig deeper.

Battle of the Floorbots: Roomba Takes on 3 Challengers

yahoo.com — The first time I reviewed a robot vacuum cleaner, it was the Roomba - in 2003. My daughter was 4 years old. She brightly informed me that this thing should be called a Broomba, not a Roomba. Because "it's an electric broom, not an electric room!"

Apple's Cook slams Indiana over new religion law

yahoo.com — Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act in a private ceremony, but that did nothing to quiet a very loud public reaction through social media, where business leaders and celebrities lashed out at the law via Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Walter Isaacson Isn't Bothered By His Critics

yahoo.com — In the last couple of weeks, there's been a lot of buzz about a new biography of Steve Jobs-called "Being Steve Jobs." Now, if you're thinking: "Wasn't there already a biography of Steve Jobs?", you're absolutely right. Walter Isaacson's book "Steve Jobs" came out in 2011 and skyrocketed to success.

A Moment with YouTube Star Shane Dawson

yahoo.com — Things got a little emotional when YouTube star Shane Dawson sat down for a fan-conducted interview to discuss his creative process, his journey to Internet fame, and his new book,I Hate Myselfie.

Lyft CEO: We do Ride-Sharing, but "Not for High Rollers"

yahoo.com — Lyft, like its headline-grabbing rival Uber, is a ride-sharing service. These two companies seem to do the same thing: they let you summon a car and driver with a tap in an app. But they're very different, and the differences start with their CEOs.

Lemony Beet Salad Recipe from 'Short Stack'

yahoo.com — Photos: Mackenzie Smith Short Stack Editions is a series of ingredient-driven, small-format cookbooks. The following recipe comes from Short Stack Volume 13: Lemons. Go here for more information about this recipe project. Beet Salad with Cucumber, Lemon & Pistachio Serves 4 Yes, you can eat beets raw-and you should.

How NASA Astronauts Cook, and Eat, in Space

yahoo.com — This Sunday, "CBS Sunday Morning" will broadcast my report on NASA's newest mission, One Year in Space. On March 27, astronaut Scott Kelly will lift off for the International Space Station, where he'll spend an entire year, studying the long-term effects of life in space.
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Mar 29, 2015

People Magazine is apparently using the little-known 25-month calendar... pic.twitter.com/pD9PH1suQM

Mar 27, 2015

My new column and video: Roomba battles its rival robot vacuums! The quest for the best… j.mp/1HTOAW0 pic.twitter.com/IN5IuyEPYG

Mar 26, 2015

As a guy who despises the term “Internet of Things,” I’m surprised to be listed as the #1 “influential IoT voice”! j.mp/1EHD1eh

Mar 26, 2015

Twitter paid $100 million for Periscope: real-time, live video to Twitter. Is it better than Meerkat? Our review: j.mp/19V0H7j

Mar 26, 2015

Oh man…now the TIMES is putting an apostrophe into the possessive “its”? COPY DESSSSKK!!! pic.twitter.com/6sbWoSWdRV

Mar 26, 2015

@ch_ishida @thebrandontyler What I meant was, “Samsung’s design is not original, but it’s still a great phone.” Could have been clearer!

Mar 26, 2015

It may look like the iPhone 6, but the new Samsung Galaxy S6 is a terrific phone. Our review: j.mp/190ubzE pic.twitter.com/Pvucx3YrBf

Mar 25, 2015

CEO of Lyft @LoganGreen clearly plans to diverge from Uber. Excerpts from our interview: j.mp/1DYXy2R pic.twitter.com/Y1HBqdvxgt

Mar 22, 2015

Wow—Meerkat just got a $12 million investment. My full nterview with CEO @BenRbn is online: j.mp/1DM6mZR pic.twitter.com/gEJLqhqOEy

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