is a science fiction author, activist, journalist and blogger --
the co-editor of Boing Boing (boingboing.net) and the author of
young adult novels like PIRATE CINEMA and LITTLE BROTHER and novels
for adults like RAPTURE OF THE NERDS and MAKERS. He is the former
European director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and
co-founded the UK Open Rights Group. Born in Toronto, Canada, he now
lives in London.