Craig Timberg
Reporter

Craig Timberg is the Post’s National Technology Reporter. He grew up in suburban Maryland and went to Connecticut College, studying philosophy and history while writing for various college publications. After graduating in 1992, he worked for The Valley News and Concord Monitor, both in New Hampshire, before joining The Baltimore Sun in 1996 and the Post in 1998. He spent three years in Richmond covering Virginia politics and two years in D.C., covering the mayor and city council, before joining the Foreign Staff in 2004. After a stint as Johannesburg Bureau Chief, he became education editor in 2009 and deputy national security editor in 2011. His book on the AIDS epidemic, Tinderbox,came out in March 2012. He lives on Capitol Hill with his wife and three children.

Latest by Craig Timberg

You think you’ve got bills? Government could have fined Yahoo trillions of dollars

You think you’ve got bills? Government could have fined Yahoo trillions of dollars

Proposed Justice Department fines could have bankrupted the company within a few months.

U.S. threatened massive fine to force Yahoo to release data

U.S. threatened massive fine to force Yahoo to release data

Unsealed documents detail firm’s unsuccessful bid to keep personal information away from feds.

How vulnerable is Apple Pay?

How vulnerable is Apple Pay?

With so many recent mass hacks of popular retailers, could Apple Pay make your information safer?

With Apple Pay, tech leader tries to replace the wallet

With Apple Pay, tech leader tries to replace the wallet

Apple unveils phones and watches, but makes its biggest splash diving into personal finance