Annalee Newitz is an American journalist, editor and author of both fiction and non-fiction. She is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from MIT, and has written for Popular Science
and the San Francisco Bay Guardian
. She co-founded the science fiction website io9
and served as editor-in-chief from 2008-2015, and subsequently edited Gizmodo.
As of 2016, she is tech culture editor at the technology site Ars Technica