Greg is a veteran journalist who has covered a wide range of science, technology and business. He contributes news from Xconomy.com to WGBH News.
Before joining Xconomy, he was a features editor at New Scientist magazine, where he edited and wrote articles on physics, technology and neuroscience. Previously he was senior writer at Technology Review, where he reported on emerging technologies, R&D and advances in computing, robotics and applied physics. His writing has also appeared in Wired, Nature and the Atlantic Monthly’s website. He was named a New York Times professional fellow in 2003. Greg is the co-author of "Guanxi" (Simon & Schuster, 2006), about Microsoft in China and the global competition for talent and technology. Before becoming a journalist, he did research at MIT’s Artificial Intelligence Lab. He has published 20 papers in scientific journals and conferences and spoken on innovation at Adobe, Amazon, eBay, Google, HP, Microsoft, Yahoo and other organizations. He has a master’s and Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT and a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.