Craig Lloyd is a smarthome expert, teaching readers how to use their new devices and explaining the complicated world that is the smarthome industry. He currently works for iFixit, putting his DIY and repair skills to use at the iFixit blog and writing detailed repair guides.
Before How-To Geek, Craig wrote for several other tech sites, including Lifehacker, Digital Trends, SlashGear, and GottaBeMobile. His love of technology goes back much further, however, when he began tinkering with the family computer as a young teenager.
Craig has been writing about technology for nearly ten years, starting out as a tech writer and columnist in college for the student newspaper. He eventually became Web Editor and earned a spot as an Online Pacemaker Award finalist from the Associated Collegiate Press in 2011.
Aside from writing and technology, Craig loves getting his hands dirty with various projects and is a strong advocate for the DIY movement, Whether it's crafting doodads and thingamajigs out of wood, doing your own maintenance on cars, or fixing whatever breaks around the house, Craig does it. In other words, Craig doesn’t call a guy; he is the guy.
He’s also a mediocre gamer, motorcyclist, baseball fan, cat dad, and proud introvert.
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