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

Facebook’s openness on Russia questioned by congressional investigators

Lawmakers are seeking the company’s internal report on election meddling.

This lawmaker wants Apple to explain how iPhone X will protect the privacy of your face

Some experts worry that the technology, as it becomes widespread, will be used to invade people's privacy.

Agents are increasingly searching smartphones at the border. This lawsuit wants to limit that.

The searches can be done without a warrant or probable cause.

How Apple is bringing us into the age of facial recognition whether we’re ready or not

How Apple is bringing us into the age of facial recognition whether we’re ready or not

The way such advancements are used against consumers might not be clear for years.