I am a native of Greensboro, North Carolina. My wife, Lisa, and I have two kids and a dog. I have worked as reporter, writer, and editor (Forbes, Wired, various Ziff Davis publications, freelance) and a columnist for the Greensboro News & Record. I am employed now by a research and consulting firm. This is my personal weblog. The opinions I express here are my own and should not be held against any other people, publications or organizations with which I am associated.
Readers say the darndest things...
"Ed Cone writes one of the most useful weblogs by a journalist." -- Jay Rosen
"generally smart and interesting" -- Monkeytime
"What is this all about? Why are you blogging it?" -- My mom
"Ed, your apology will be cheerfully accepted" -- Glenn Reynolds
"Ed is a powerful dude" -- Dave Winer
"an exemplary, even canonical journalist weblog" -- Dave Winer
"Ed Cone's column -- the new Viagra?" -- frograbbitmonkey
"Ed Cone's column…gets the culture right" -- Doc Searls
"the Ed Cone blog is trying to be reasonable, mainly...he's a journo with a blog on a mission" -- Richard Bennett
picture at left: detail of a portrait of me painted by Jack McCook