Rob Walker is joining Yahoo! News as a technology and digital culture columnist. Walker’s work has appeared in publications like The New Republic, Wired and The Atlantic. From 2004 to 2011, he penned The New York Times Magazine’s “consumed” column.
Walker has also written several books, including Buying In: The Secret Dialogue Between What We Buy and Who We Are and Letters From New Orleans.
Walker will report to Chris Suellentrop, Yahoo! News’ deputy editor.