Consultant, Journalist, and Entrepreneur in San Francisco, California
Myriam Joire (tnkgrl) was born wearing combat boots and holding a keyboard. Moments later she picked up a soldering iron. She's been stomping, typing, and hacking ever since. After spending years being a code-monkey in the video game industry, she joined Engadget as Senior Mobile Editor and later Pebble as Chief Evangelist. Today she hosts the weekly Mobile Tech Podcast, creates videos on YouTube, writes for Geek Spin, Android Police (and other major publications), and advises startups on product/media strategy. She's based in San Francisco.