Tim Carmody

Tim Carmody

Everything changes; don't be afraid

Tim Carmody writes about media, technology, business, and culture. Formerly senior writer at Wired and senior reporter/features writer at The Verge. Currently writing at The Message.

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The Verge

Memory to myth: tracing Aaron Swartz through the 21st century

To understand Aaron's contributions, we have to look beyond the headlines.

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In living memory

Today is the fiftieth anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. The full title is important because the right w

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Inside the Failure of Healthcare.gov

There was a lot riding on Healthcare.gov .
The site...

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Technology Review

How Smart Is Samsung’s New Watch? | MIT Technology Review

Samsung’s new smart watch may be the most polished effort yet—but that doesn’t mean it’ll be a hit....

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National Geographic

Money 3.0: How Bitcoins May Change the Global Economy

Despite shutdown of the illicit Internet marketplace Silk Road, the virtual currency Bitcoins shows great promise for a wide range...

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National Geographic

Why New iPhone Isn't Really for Developing World

Apple hopes the iPhone 5c will catch on globally, but experts are skeptical, saying it still costs too much to...

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National Geographic

Facebook Aims to Bring Internet to 5 Billion More People

Facebook Aims to Bring Internet to 5 Billion More People...


The Virtual Expatriates and Exurbanites of Silicon Valley | Hazlitt | Random House of Canada

Something unusual happened at Y Combinator’s Startu...

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The Atlantic

10 Reading Revolutions Before E-Books - Tim Carmody - The Atlantic

Literacy may be changing in our time, but reading has already undergone many transformations.

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The Atlantic

A Bookfuturist Manifesto - Tim Carmody - The Atlantic

A brilliant essay outlines a new path for thinking about the future of reading and writing


A/B testing comedy the Judd Apatow way TIM CARMODY

Freaks and Geeks creator and Bridesmaids director Paul Feig talks about his collaborator Judd Apatow's audience-driven approach to


And if you don't know, now you know

Dan Lewis is the director of new media communications at Sesame Street, which I'm sure is hard work but sounds like the best job i


A short history of child stars

There's a history here. *Billy Ray Cyrus enters the office* *browser windows close throughout building* *6 people crowded around