Read my latest stories for The Wall Street Journal, Passcode, The Harvard Business Review, JSTOR Daily and more.
How can parents use voice assistants like the Amazon Echo to make their lives easier? This practical, engaging piece maps out a range of options.
This reported piece looked at how autistic strategies for coping with sensory overload can help neurotypical people cope with the growing problem of digital overload.
There’s reason for hope in the fight against fake news. The latest social science research suggests a path forward — and this story maps out how we can start pursuing that path today.
This personal essay shares the story of how raising an autistic child strengthened our marriage.
The right apps and tools to meet your goals.
Today in The Globe and Mail, I share the inside scoop on what it was like to work with social media data in the heyday of Cambridge Analytica: When we were first heading down that path, vendor after vendor tried to woo me with tools that would give us access to the...
What do you need in your carry-on? This follow-up to my Wall Street Journal article offers a list of tech products that will make your next trip easier.
How do you identify the world’s 50 most influential CMOs? As the data journalist for this report from Forbes, Sprinklr and LinkedIn, I developed the research methodology, did the data analysis and wrote this year’s definitive report on what makes a winning CMO.
This playful story about Vancouver’s role as the world’s sci-fi capital was backed up with numbers and graphics: a data set I developed myself, showing where supernatural productions are filmed, and a map of top Vancouver locations.
Think “fake news” is a new phenomenon? This piece for JSTOR Daily looks at the long tradition of lousy journalism — most notably, the “yellow journalism” phenomenon of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.