About the Author
Melanie Pinola is a writer and editor currently based in New York. She specializes in technology, productivity, and lifestyle topics (and particularly enjoys when all three intersect). Pinola's freelance writing has regularly appeared on publications such as Lifehacker, PCWorld, and Popular Mechanics, and she has been featured on or cited as an expert for The New York Times and The Guardian. You can reach her on Twitter at @melaniepinola and, of course, LinkedIn at http://linkedin.com/in/melaniepinola.