John Markoff

John Markoff
John Markoff
Pulitzer Prize-winning Reporter, The New York Times; Author, Machines of Loving Grace

JOHN MARKOFF was one of a team of New York Times reporters who won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting “for its penetrating look into business practices by Apple and other technology companies that illustrates the darker side of a changing global economy for workers and consumers.” He retired from his full-time position with the New York Times on December 1, 2016 but freelances there, he continues to write long-form journalism and volunteers at the Computer History Museum.

He is the co-author of The High Cost of High Tech (with Lennie Siegel); Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier (with Katie Hafner); and Takedown: The Pursuit and Capture of America's Most Wanted Computer Outlaw (with Tsutomu Shimomura). He is the author of What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry and Machines of Loving Grace: The Quest for Common Ground Between Humans and Robots.