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David Pogue

Technology Columnist | Author | T.V. Commentator | Blogger

Disruptive Technology: The Unrecognizable New World of Technology and Culture

February 20, 2019 | 10:30am | William Saroyan Theatre

David Pogue got his start writing Macs for Dummies before becoming a long-time personal technology columnist for The New York Times. He has been at the forefront of new and emerging tech trends for nearly two decades. With over 3 million books in print, he is one of the world’s bestselling “how to” authors, including his own, “Missing Manuals” series.   He has been awarded an Emmy, two Webby Awards, and the Gerald Loeb Award for online blogging.

Mr. Pogue is currently Tech Critic for Yahoo Finance, the world’s most-read business publication. Millions follow and trust his tech reviews, read his Scientific American columns, and enjoy his CBS Sunday Morning and NOVA reports.

Best known for previewing new consumer technology and trends, Mr. Pogue predicts how disruptive technology in our fast-changing world is most likely to have a significant impact on society.

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Special Event

Please join us for our annual special evening event, featuring Dennis Miller: America, How Can We All Play Nice Again? Tuesday, November 5, 2019. William Saroyan Theater. Lecture at 7:30pm. VIP reception beginning at 5:30 p.m.

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