Richard MacManus is Founder and former Editor-in-Chief of ReadWrite. He left the site in October 2012 and is now writing a book about consumer health technology.
Richard founded ReadWrite (then called ReadWriteWeb) in 2003 and it went on to become one of the world’s most popular blogs. In December 2011, ReadWrite was acquired by San Francisco-based SAY Media.
Prior to RWW Richard did research, analysis and product development work for companies in Silicon Valley and beyond.
Richard co-founded the Web 2.0 Workgroup and from September 2005 - December 2006 he started and ran the Web 2.0 Explorer blog at ZDNet.