Joe Desposito is currently a contributing editor at IoT Embedded Systems. Prior to that, he worked for Penton Media’s Electronic Design, starting there in 1998 as a technology editor for test and measurement and moving on to become Editor-in-Chief of sister publication EE Product News in 2000 and then Editor-in-Chief of Electronic Design in 2008, where he introduced or broadened video coverage, engineering radio, slide shows and new types of feature articles. Before that, Joe was Editor-in-Chief of two hands-on publications for electronics enthusiasts from the Weka Publishing Company: the Modern Electronics Manual and the Electronics Repair Manual. Prior to that Joe was a member of the original staff of PC Magazine’s PC Labs, which developed and enhanced the industry’s leading suite of benchmarks for personal computers and peripherals. Joe also worked as technical editor at Popular Electronics magazine. Joe has written hundreds of columns and articles on electronics and computing as well as several books on electronics repair, personal computers and spreadsheet software. He earned his BEE at Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York.