Melanie Pinola is a writer who specializes in technology and productivity. She has over a dozen years’ experience in content development for both the web and traditional media.
Pinola began her career at a marketing agency in Long Island, New York, where she designed marketing materials and developed communication strategies for clients of all kinds, from startups to Fortune 500 companies.
Today, she regularly writes for Lifehacker, ITworld, and About.com’s Mobile Office Technology sites. Her work also appears on Popular Mechanics and other publications.
In 2011, New York Times columnist Virginia Heffernan called Pinola “the Poppy Cannon of our time.” Pinola thinks this means she’s been called a low-key, everyday, and super-efficient ...