Lauren Smiley

Lauren Smiley

Boots-on-the-ground tech reporter.

Writing about humans in the tech age. Stories at WIRED, Backchannel, San Francisco Mag, Cal Sunday, New York Mag. Staff alum of at Medium, San Francisco Weekly. Bilingual in Spanish.

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New York Magazine

Women Biohackers in Silicon Valley

The newest double standard: Men are biohacking; women are just neurotic.

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New York Magazine

Where Silicon Valley (Still) Looks for Love

A visit to Cougar Night at the Rosewood in the age of Ellen Pao.

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New York Magazine

Inside a San Francisco Hacker Hostel

A Tweet-sized story on a techie dorm.