is the award-winning author of Distracted
and What's Happening to Home?
A former Boston Globe
columnist known for her coverage of social issues, especially technology's impact on humanity, her essays and articles have appeared in The New York Times
and Business Week
. Jackson is a vice president and senior fellow at the New York-based think tank The Center for Talent Innovation, a past affiliate of the Institute for the Future in Palo Alto, and a former journalism fellow at the University of Maryland. She is a graduate of Yale and the London School of Economics, and has strong connections with the UK and UK media