peternowakPeter Nowak is the founder of AlphaBeatic. He has been writing about technology and pop culture since 1997 for publications including The Globe and Mail, Boston Globe, Sydney Morning Herald and New Scientist magazine. He is currently a syndicated blogger with Canadian Business magazine, a contributor to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and BBC, and The Globe and Mail’s game critic.

His first best-selling book, Sex, Bombs and Burgers: How War, Porn and Fast Food Shaped Modern Technology, was published in six countries. His upcoming book, Humans 3.0: The Upgrading of a Species, will be published in early 2015.

Peter can be reached at wordsbynowak (at) gmail (dot) com or you can follow him on Twitter: @peternowak.