David Pogue served as the weekly personal technology columnist for The New York Times for 13 years before joining Yahoo! in the fall of 2013, where he founded a new website for non-techies called Yahoo Tech. His position at Yahoo! has catapulted Pogue as one of the preeminent speakers on today's latest consumer technology.
In addition to his position at Yahoo!, Pogue is also a monthly columnist for Scientific American, an Emmy Award-winning technology correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” and the current host of “NOVA ScienceNow,” where he offers an edgy take on science while being immersed in hilarious and dangerous situations.
With more than three million books in print, Pogue is one of the world's best-selling "how-to" authors. He has written or co-written seven books in the For Dummies series, and has also launched his own series of comedic computer books called The Missing Manual series, which currently includes 120 titles.
Pogue graduated summa cum laude from Yale University. Subsequently, he spent 10 years conducting and arranging Broadway musicals in New York. Throughout his illustrious career, Pogue has won two Emmys and a Loeb Award for journalism. He is also the recipient of an honorary doctorate in music and has also been profiled on “48 Hours” and “60 Minutes."