That small camera over your screen knows where you're looking.
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IT Editor, Software & Hardware
I’m MIT Technology Review’s IT editor for hardware and software and enjoy a diverse diet of algorithms, Internet, and human-computer interaction with chips on the side. Working in our San Francisco office, I cover new ideas about what computers can do for us, whether they spring from tech giants, new startups, or academic labs.
My journey to the West Coast started in a small English town called Wantage and took in the University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, and five years writing and editing technology news coverage at New Scientist magazine.
Tom Simonite's Stories
Relatively minor upgrades still leave the iPad out in front of rivals.
All of a sudden, Internet freedom is in vogue.
Rounding up reaction to the news that the companies will collaborate on smart phones.
A new feature makes the site into one giant instant-messaging chat room.
Google's results can be accessed because Bing is snooping on IE users.
Will a Quora clone really help the White House connect with citizens?
Apps built for Facebook can now access your phone number and home address.
TV apps debut that pop-up automatically to offer extra content related to the show you're watching.
The bulky bezels framing of the screens on today's tablets are set to shrink.