Dylan Tweney is an award-winning writer, editor, and journalist.
Tweney is an editor at large at VentureBeat, a former Wired editor, and an award-winning tech journalist.
At VentureBeat, he managed a global news team of more than a dozen staff journalists and countless freelancers from 2011-2015. During that period, the editorial staff doubled, while the site’s audience more than quadrupled, from 1.5 million to 6.5 million monthly visitors.
He writes the site’s “Dylan’s Desk” column, which is a weekly series on Silicon Valley, the tech industry, and the impact of technology on business strategy.
Previously, he was a senior editor at Wired, leading the publication’s gadget and business blogs and, briefly, its science blog. Prior to Wired, he worked at three different content startups and wrote widely read columns for national magazines Business 2.0 and InfoWorld.
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- NBC Bay Area, “Press Here,” March 2015
- Fox Business, segment on CES and upcoming gadgets, January 2015
- Fox Business with Maria Bartiromo, about the Amazon Fire phone, June 2014
- KRON-4, on our hopes for an Apple watch, September 2013
- ABC Bay Area, about Yahoo’s new logo, August 2013
- Revision3, on Steve Ballmer and Microsoft, July 2013
- KQED Forum, with Michael Krasny, on Facebook’s IPO, February 2012
- … more media
- The next generation of entrepreneurs will need more open platforms, VentureBeat, May 2015
- What it takes to be a tech entrepreneur in 2015, VentureBeat, April 2015
- How to make Facebook work better for you: Quit the ‘Like’, VentureBeat, August 2014
- This French tech school has no teachers, no books, no tuition — and it could change everything, VentureBeat, June 2014
- 26 amazing startups you need to watch in 2014, VentureBeat, December 2013
- How to Make a Clock Run for 10,000 Years, Wired, June 2011
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