Marshall Kirkpatrick is the lead writer at ReadWriteWeb, one of the top technology news blogs on the Internet and syndicated daily online by The New York Times. Kirkpatrick has established himself as one of the Web's leading voices on bleeding-edge technology, primarily through the use of innovative online research systems built for crowdsourced data mining and first-mover's advantage. He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife, two dogs, two cats and three chickens.
ReadWriteWeb provides Web technology news, reviews and analysis to Web enthusiasts, early adopters and innovators. Only 10 blogs in the world are more heavily referenced online than ReadWriteWeb, and the site is currently one of just four tech blogs syndicated daily by The New York Times.