is an American electronic music and live visual artist, technologist, and journalist, based in Berlin. He is founder and editor of createdigitalmusic.com and createdigitalmotion.com, as well as an author on technology and creation (Macworld, Keyboard, Wax Poetics, Computer Music, Make, DE:BUG, Popular Science). He is also co-producer of the open-source MeeBlip line of hardware synthesizers. He is a frequent speaker on creative technology, both its design and application, for musical and interactive visual media. He is a PhD Candidate in Music Composition at The City University of New York Graduate Center.