Grant Gross

freelance writer
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Reporting from
Washington, DC
Information Management, Technology Legislation and Policy
Grant Gross specializes in legislation and regulation related to the technology and telecommunications industries. He has worked at IDG News Service from 2003 to 2015. Previously, he was managing editor at and, two websites focused on open-source news, and he helped launch NewsForge in August 2000.

Before that, he was news editor at, helping write and edit an online magazine focused on IT careers. He also worked as an editor and reporter at daily newspapers in the US Midwest for 10 years. He lives in Laurel, Maryland, with his wife, Lisa Cobb, a manager of international public health programs, and his son, Noah. His hobbies include playing guitar, PC gaming and playing baseball with Noah.

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