Photo by Devon Tackels

Photo by Devon Tackels



SXSW In A Nutshell: Homeless People As Hotspots
 • β€œGo read him.” — Tim Carmody, Wired

The storyteller's calculus
 • Why journalism is impossible

Confessions Of A Professional Internet Addict
 • Confronting my bad tech habits


Why I Don’t Talk about Israel and Palestine on the Internet
 • A plea to keep religion out of politics

Who By Fire?
 • On trying to be religious at Burning Man

What All Is Ablaze?
 • Wrestling with my many faiths

Burning Man

The Daily Portal #3: Portalmaker
 • How I learned what I want to be when I grow up

The Social Network Is All Around You
 • What tech people can learn from Burning Man

24 Hours at the Temple of Juno
 • A long-form collaboration with Sarah Russo


The New Disruptors with Glenn Fleishman
 • On music, mindfulness, and making things

CMD+SPACE with Myke Hurley
 • On leaving ReadWrite, starting The Daily Portal, and masquerading as @NextTechBlog

Current Editorials interview
 • On starting The Daily Portal and my views on tech media. This post was featured by Mediagazer

BBC radio interview
 • Discussing the Homeless Hotspots controversy

Adam Lashinsky, author of Inside Apple
 • I interview the Forbes editor-at-large about his book that peers inside one of the world's most interesting companies

Public Speaking

I gave a talk at the conference at 2013 about technologies that could improve online journalism.