One year ago today
Text-adventure interview with Zork co-creator: Wired interviewed Dave Lebling and presented the resulting interview as a text-adventure game you have to play in order to read.
Five years ago today
Man who set up alternate email for White House dies in plane crash: He was responsible for creating the system that hosted the infamous GWB43.com accounts that Karl Rove and others used. When asked by Congress to provide these emails, the White House said that they were destroyed.
Ten years ago today
Amazing week in EFF's history: The DC Circuit ruled Friday to uphold Verizon's right to protect its customers' privacy from subpoenas issued by the Recording Industry Association of America.
I write books. My latest is a YA science fiction novel called Homeland (it's the sequel to Little Brother). More books: Rapture of the Nerds (a novel, with Charlie Stross); With a Little Help (short stories); and The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow (novella and nonfic). I speak all over the place and I tweet and tumble, too.