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 Matter.com at Medium, San Francisco Weekly. Bilingual in Spanish.

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Wired

What an Immigrant Murder in Kansas Says About America

The story on an Indian techie killed in a Kansas bar by a white man who screamed "Get out of my country!"

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Wired

Where The Drones Roam

My first foray into the world of WIRED infographics, selected for "Best Infographics of 2016."