My name is Mehan Jayasuriya and I am a creative technologist, writer and researcher who lives in New York City. At present, I am a product manager at General Assembly and an adjunct faculty member at NYU's Department of Computer Science. In the past, I have worked for Tumblr, Public Knowledge and the NYU GovLab. My writing on technology, policy, music and culture has been published by The Guardian, Gizmodo, MTV Hive, Storyboard and GOOD Magazine.