From 1992 to 1997 I wrote a boatload of travel books and articles.


Articles and reports on cutting edge technology (written from 1998-2008)


I am author, co-author or technical editor of 16 books, for Syngress, Lonely Planet and others.


My personal take on stuff. I speak for myself, and not for StreetCred Software.

Some Articles

  • Articles on Race and Policing

    A selection of articles I have written since 2015 about police killings and race in the Albany Times-Union, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Medium, The New York Times, Real Clear Policy, The Washington Post, and USA Today. Albany Times Union Cops & Community Bond Is Key This past month saw several deadly encounters between police and unarmed […]


  • Germany (I)

    I co-wrote this monster of a guide along with Andrea Schulte-Peevers, Steve Fallon and Anthony Haywood. I covered Bavaria, the ever-lovely Mecklenberg-Vorpommern, half of Lower Saxony (maybe the bigger half), half of Baden-Wurttemburg (the smaller one), Saxony and Saxon Anhalt. And while Steve covered Berlin, I wrote the Trabant joke. All told, probably my favorite […]


  • Investigating Internet Crimes

    Written by experts on the frontlines, Investigating Internet Crimes provides seasoned and new investigators with the background and tools they need to investigate crime occurring in the online world. This invaluable guide provides step-by-step instructions for investigating Internet crimes, including locating, interpreting, understanding, collecting, and documenting online electronic evidence to benefit investigations. This year I served as […]


  • Florida

    Tackling the entire state of Florida with your wife is a great way to test the strength of a marriage, and Corinna and I had not just one but two books – this and Lonely Planet”s Miami – to do! We managed not only to stay married, but to produce one hell of a guide […]


  • Brazil

    What a blast. I covered the states of São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Espirito Santo, as well as updating the history, flora and fauna, and all that stuff in the front of the book, while Andrew, Chris, Robyn and Leo tackled the rest of the country. The basic assignment I got was, “Cut the book […]