Terrence O'Brien

Managing Editor
After a brief stint in the IT industry, Terrence made the transition to tech journalism and never looked back. Early in his career he took a particular interest in the intersection of technology and politics. Now, as Managing Editor at Engadget, he helps lead an impressive team of reporters that explore how that tech permeates our society. He's appeared on RT, NY1, The Brian Lehrer Show, WSJ Radio and ABC Radio. In his down time Terrence brews beer and collects hobbies at an alarming rate.

Articles by Terrence O'Brien

11.28.15
See the radio waves constantly bathing you with this app
11.28.15

See the radio waves constantly bathing you with this app

Architecture of Radio visualizes all the WiFi and cellular networks flooding our world.

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10.26.15
Picobrew takes a stab at automated counter-top homebrew beer
10.26.15

Picobrew takes a stab at automated counter-top homebrew beer

PicoBrew is hoping to do for homebrewed beer what Keurig has done for coffee. It tried previously...

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10.08.15
MakerBot lays off another twenty percent of its workers
10.08.15

MakerBot lays off another twenty percent of its workers

For the second time this year MakerBot is laying off 20 percent of its workforce as the 3D printing market slows.

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09.17.15
Gone too Zune: We reflect on Microsoft's failed music project
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09.17.15

Gone too Zune: We reflect on Microsoft's failed music project

With Zune services shutting down on November 15th, it seemed as good a time as any for the Engadget staff to reflect on their memories of the Zune.

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09.17.15
Apple patent victory puts Samsung devices in jeopardy
09.17.15

Apple patent victory puts Samsung devices in jeopardy

Apple has won another small victory in its never-ending patent row with Samsung. The war that nobo...

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09.11.15
Department of Energy was hacked over 150 times since 2010
09.11.15

Department of Energy was hacked over 150 times since 2010

Between 2010 and 2014 the US Department of Energy was hit by hackers over 150 times. Just pause an...

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