Clive Thompson

Clive Thompson (born 1968) is a Canadian freelance journalist, blogger and science and technology writer. Thompson graduated from the University of Toronto with majors in political science and English. He previously worked for Canada's Report on Business magazine and Shift magazine, then became a freelance contributor for The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, Lingua Franca, Wired, Shift, Entertainment Weekly and several other publications. Thompson writes about digital technologies and their social and cultural impact for a number of publications, including the New York Times Magazine and Wired.In 2002, he was awarded a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship at MIT.
Posts about Clive Thompson
  • Achtung, Apple: Users fume at surprise free U2 album

    … Lefsetz compared the release to “a rape or a murder, but with even less legs.” A bit hysterical, perhaps. But he went on to ask in a post that excoriated the stunt, “Could it be that Bono’s been living too long in the echo chamber, hanging with forty and fiftysomethings who think they rule the world but truly don’t? Yes, older people build the tools…

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