Rob Pegoraro writes about computers, gadgets, telecom, social media, apps, and other things that beep or blink. He covers tech-policy issues at Yahoo Finance, answers consumer questions at USA Today, offers telecom guidance at Wirecutter, writes for other online and print clients and holds forth about tech topics on radio, TV, podcasts and at the occasional conference. He has met most of the founders of the Internet and once received a single-word e-mail reply from Steve Jobs.