Craig Timberg
Reporter

Craig Timberg is the Post’s National Technology Reporter. He grew up in suburban Maryland and went to Connecticut College, studying philosophy and history while writing for various college publications. After graduating in 1992, he worked for The Valley News and Concord Monitor, both in New Hampshire, before joining The Baltimore Sun in 1996 and the Post in 1998. He spent three years in Richmond covering Virginia politics and two years in D.C., covering the mayor and city council, before joining the Foreign Staff in 2004. After a stint as Johannesburg Bureau Chief, he became education editor in 2009 and deputy national security editor in 2011. His book on the AIDS epidemic, Tinderbox,came out in March 2012. He lives on Capitol Hill with his wife and three children.

Latest by Craig Timberg

Not so isolated: North Korea’s elite uses Gmail, Facebook and iTunes

Not so isolated: North Korea’s elite uses Gmail, Facebook and iTunes

A new study finds that those at the top are online and, unlike most of the country, have alternative sources of information.

Not so isolated: North Korea’s elite uses Gmail, Facebook and iTunes

Not so isolated: North Korea’s elite uses Gmail, Facebook and iTunes

A new study finds that those at the top are online and, unlike most of the country, have alternative sources of information.

Spreading fake news becomes standard practice for governments across the world

Propaganda efforts through social media are being commonly employed by information ministries, specialized military units and political operatives.

Could Travis Kalanick be like Steve Jobs, and run Uber once again?

The future of Travis Kalanick and Uber, the company he ran until this week, remain deeply intertwined.