Nick Bilton is a British-American journalist and author.
He is a technology and business columnist at the New York Times' and lead blogger for the New York Times' bits blog.
Bilton's reporting is credited with helping to lead the Federal Aviation Administration to overturn their long time ban of using cell phones on airplanes.
He is the author of two books: I live in the Future and Here's how it Works and Hatching Twitter. The latter was a New York Times best seller and voted Best Book of the Year on The Wall Street Journal Readers Choice. The book was recently optioned by Lionsgate and is currently being turned into a TV series.