Brad Anderson

Brad Anderson

Editor In Chief at ReadWrite

Brad is the editor overseeing contributed content at ReadWrite.com. He previously worked as an editor at PayPal and Crunchbase. You can reach him at brad at readwrite.com.

Latest Posts From Brad Anderson

25 Last Minute Gifts For the Office Geek In All Of Us

As entrepreneurs, business owners, and freelancers, we all have office spaces that we like to call our own. And, with so many gadgets and tech toys now hitting the market for work and play, it’s easy to geek out. Now, during the holidays, there’s more to add to your wish list or get your fellow […]

Zoom Video Communications Acquires Zoom.com

We are HUGE fans of Zoom Meetings at Readwrite. We use them for almost all our interviews. Today we noticed something very peculiar. Zoom.com redirects to Zoom.us (home for Zoom). We’ve reached out to Zoom to confirm the price. I’m guessing it was in the $1mm cash + $5-10mm stock range. But that’s just a […]

9 Books That Make Perfect Gifts for Industry Experts

Every person has hard-to-shop-for people on his holiday gift list. Whether it’s a picky eater, an impulse shopper, or simply someone with very refined tastes, finding a gift can feel like an obligation, not a warm show of generosity. This is hardest, perhaps, with people who seem to have everything — especially when it comes […]

5 Brainstorming Approaches Teams Can Use to Find Next Disruptive Idea

Today’s businesses have increasingly complex issues that require creative thinking. More organizations are encouraging brainstorming sessions as a way to inspire innovation. However, many of today’s work teams are either a combination of remote and in-house members or completely remote, which can complicate the brainstorming process. Additionally, some research has suggested group brainstorming doesn’t produce […]

The Eight Sleep Tracker: A Smarter Way to Get Quality Sleep

Our fast-paced, high-tech lifestyles often get blamed for a wide range of sleep problems. No matter what your age, insomnia may be impacting your productivity and mood. The eight sleep tracker is a smarter way to get quality sleep. Although numerous mattress companies have sprung up to provide a solution for the insomnia problem. However, […]

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What to Consider When Leveraging File Sharing

File sharing with your team, partners, vendors, and customers has raised productivity and efficiency levels to new heights. However, it’s also led to some challenges that must be addressed in order to continue leveraging the benefits of this process. In the early days of this file and folder management technique, teams were happy to collaborate […]

These 3 Technologies Will Save Your Business Money

Let’s face it — it’s difficult to keep up with the pace (and price) of new technologies. Business owners face a barrage of new technologies, all promising revolutionary results. Wading through the hype can be time-consuming, but the right investments will reap dividends that more than make up for their cost. Technological advancements offer the […]

How to Improve Cybersecurity in a Smart City

The smart city began as a science fiction dream, but it’s very quickly becoming a reality. Municipal infrastructure, integrated with smart technology, will transform the aesthetics, utility, and sustainability of urban landscapes from here on out. To see a smart city in action, just look to Washington, D.C., which has embraced a top-down approach to […]

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Is Cold Calling Becoming Obsolete?

Tech enthusiasts joke that if Alexander Graham Bell had known about the telemarketing and cold calling he was about to unleash on the world with the invention of the telephone, he never would have released it. Ten years ago, we declared, “Cold calling is dead.” Inc. has called it “a waste of time,” and sales […]

Sisyphus Table: Where Art and Technology Merge

In Greek mythology, Sisyphus was the King of Corinth who received punishment in Hades. While there, Sisyphus had to repeatedly roll a huge stone up a hill because it would immediately roll down as soon as he reached the summit. However, in the case of the Sisyphus Table, there is no punishment. Instead, it delivers a […]

LogiTech MeetUp: A Video Collaboration Tool For Small Groups

With more remote teams and the growing trend to use co-working spaces and huddle rooms to get work done, video collaboration platforms have become a key tool. To help conduct these smaller meetings, LogiTech has introduced MeetUp, an all-in-one conference camera that pulls everyone away from the tiny laptop screen and toward a larger, clear […]