Gina Trapani is the founder and creator of ThinkUp, an app that gives its users insight into their social networks. She is also the founding (and former) editor of Lifehacker. Her writing and programming work covers cutting-edge technology that boosts personal productivity.
Trapani developed Todo.txt, text-based to-do list apps; and Narrow the Gapp, a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data-driven web site about the gender pay gap. Her writing has been published in The Harvard Business Review, The New York Times, Wired, CNN.com, PC World, Fast Company, Maximum PC, and Macworldmagazines. Profiles of Gina's work have appeared in venues ranging from The Wall Street Journal to The New York Times. Wired named her one of ""the best reporters, writers, and thinkers on the Internet"" in August of 2013. Fast Company named her one of the Most Influential Women in Technology in 2009 and 2010 while Wired magazine awarded her its prestigious Rave Award in 2006.
Trapani currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.
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|Jun 14, 2016||Marketing Land - API limitations & fluctuations lead to the end of social insights tool ThinkUp|
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|Oct 28, 2015||The Guardian - Makerbase and the mission to dispel tech's 'founders' myths'|
|Aug 21, 2015||Tech Republic (Australia) - 10 tech founders and CEOs to follow on Twitter|
|Aug 5, 2015||TechWorld (AU) - The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, August 5|
|Aug 4, 2015||The Next Web - Makerbase is the ultimate directory of who made what in tech|
|Aug 4, 2015||Fast Company - Who Made That App? Makerbase Aims To Create An "IMDb For Internet Stuff"|