About Techspressive

Techspressive is written by Ross Rubin, principal analyst at Reticle Research, an advisory firm focusing on consumer technologies, and the founder and editor of Backerjack, which covers the world of crowdfunded product innovation. He contributes research to GigaOm Research and Business Insider Intelligence and also writes a weekly column for CNET. He has previously written columns for Engadget, TUAW, TechCrunch, ABCNews.com and LAPTOP.

Prior to founding Reticle Research, Ross was executive director and principal analyst at The NPD Group, where he provided analysis on a wide range of consumer technology topics to clients and helped to launch several research products. Prior to NPD, Ross founded and developed the consumer access and technology service at Jupiter Research, where he served as vice president and chief research fellow.

Ross has appeared on ABC, The Today Show, CNN, CNBC and Fox News and is frequently quoted by media outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, Associated Press and other leading publications. He has contributed to 13 books and written over 500 articles on computing and communications technologies.

You can follow Ross on Twitter at @rossrubin.