Janet Burns


I'm a freelance writer covering tech, media, and various other topics, and my background includes the areas of writing, editing, and education. My work has been published by mental_floss, AlterNet, The Atlantic's CityLab, Salon, and PSFK, among others. I received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Arts degree from California State University, East Bay. To see more of my published work, check out my online portfolio at

I write about tech, media, culture, and science.