“What is innovation if not our ticket to every business in the world? It’s the ticket to solving the world’s problems, the pollution problems, the global warming problems. If it isn’t for science and engineering, how will we compete in the world?”
David Pogue is a personal technology columnist for the New York times, and has been at the forefront of new and emerging tech trends for nearly two decades. He is currently Tech Critic for Yahoo Finance, the world’s most-read business publication. Millions follow and trust his tech reviews, read his Scientific American columns, and enjoy his CBS Sunday Morning and NOVA reports. Pogue’s talents as a communicator and humorous, always-entertaining style have won him multiple honors, including four Emmy Awards. He is one of the world’s best-selling “how-to” authors with more than 100 titles and 3 million copies in print. These include seven books in the For Dummies series, his own Pogue’s Basics series of essential tips and shortcuts and the Missing Manual series of computer books. Best known for previewing new consumer technology and trends and forecasting their business applications, Pogue is also one of the country’s most sought-after speakers on disruptive technology in a fast-changing world.