Steve Gillmor

Steve Gillmor is a technology commentator, editor, and producer in the enterprise technology space. He is Head of Technical Media Strategy at salesforce.com and a TechCrunch contributing editor.

Gillmor previously worked with leading musical artists including Paul Butterfield, David Sanborn, and members of The Band after an early career as a record producer and filmmaker with Columbia Records’ Firesign Theatre. As personal computers emerged in video and music production tools, Gillmor started contributing to various publications, most notably Byte Magazine, where he was a lead reviewer of development and collaborative platform systems including Visual Basic, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office, and Windows NT. Subsequently, Gillmor served as a contributing editor at InformationWeek Labs, before joining Fawcette Technical Publications first as Senior Editor and later as Editor in Chief of Enterprise Development Magazine, and then Editor in Chief and Editorial Director of XML and Java Pro Magazines.

Gillmor joined InfoWorld Magazine as Test Center Director and back-page columnist. He also served as Editor of eWEEK.com’s Messaging & Collaboration Center and OpEd columnist of eWeek’s print publication. As blogging emerged, he wrote the first blogs for Ziff Davis Media, CMP’s CRN, and CNet’s ZDNet, where he remains a contributing editor. A podcasting pioneer, he developed and hosted the seminal Gillmor Gang podcast with industry notables including Jon Udell, [Dan Farber](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/Dan-Farber), [Mike Arrington](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/michael-arrington), [Jason Calacanis](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/Jason-Calacanis), [Michael Vizard](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/michael-vizard), [Doc Searls](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/doc-searls) and others as regulars. Gillmor has also championed development of industry standards, most notably his role as co-creator of the attention.xml specification and co-founder of the Attention Trust, a non-profit organization to protect user data rights.

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Latest from Steve Gillmor

  • Gillmor Gang: Over The Top

    Gillmor Gang: Over The Top

    The Gillmor Gang —Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, Frank Radice, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Saturday, May 14, 2016. The Gang poles down the Big Muddy of what used to be 3 channels and rabbit ears. Now it’s the phoneopoly vs. the live sports legacy advertising buy. In the middle a new power center, an adhoc bundle of streaming services and apps direct. Look out Cleveland, the storm… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 05.14.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 05.14.16

    Gillmor Gang – Doc Searls, frank Radice, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session begins at 10:00amPT/1pmET today today. Our live chat stream during the show broadcast Gillmor Gang’s Facebook page HERE G3’s archive on ustream G3’s Facebook page HERE Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Verbal Agreement

    Gillmor Gang: Verbal Agreement

    The Gillmor Gang — John Taschek, Dan Farber, Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, May 6, 2016. Size still matters as we move from primaries to the fall campaign. Can the next Google emerge from the next big search thing, or will the Establishment strip the unicorns down to size?
    @stevegillmor, @scobleizer, @dbfarber, @jtaschek, @kteare
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  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 05.06.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 05.06.16

    Gillmor Gang – Dan Farber, John Taschek, Keith Teare, Robert Scoble, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording has concluded for today. Our live chat stream during the show broadcast Gillmor Gang’s Facebook page HERE G3’s archive on ustream G3’s Facebook page HERE Gillmor Gang’s Facebook page HERE G3’s archive on ustream G3’s Facebook page HERE Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: iPad Prose

    Gillmor Gang: iPad Prose

    The Gillmor Gang — John Taschek, Frank Radice, John Taschek, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, April 29, 2016. Apple dips and Twitter flutters, but the Gang won’t bet against them as new media picks new winners. Plus, the latest G3 with Halley Suitt Tucker, Elisa Camahort Page, Francine Hardaway, and Tina Chase Gillmor. @stevegillmor, @kevinmarks, @jtaschek… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 04.29.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 04.29.16

    Gillmor Gang – Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, John Taschek and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session has concluded for today. Check back on Saturday for the released version https://techcrunch.com/video/gillmor-gang/ Gillmor Gang LIVE chatroom during live show recording Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Other Gillmor Gang Studios shows:
    G3 : Complete catalog of show archives on Ustream
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  • Gillmor Gang: Purple Tears

    Gillmor Gang: Purple Tears

    The Gillmor Gang — Dan Farber, Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Thursday, April 21, 2016. The sudden death of the Artist Forever Known as Prince reverberates across generations, decades, and the melting pot of pop, soul, funk, and rock and roll. As the presidential race settles into a social media-led micro-messaging revolution, we’re in for… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 04.21.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 04.21.16

    Gillmor Gang – Dan Farber, Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session today at 11amPT/2pmET. Gillmor Gang LIVE chatroom during live show recording Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: No Flipping

    Gillmor Gang: No Flipping

    The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Frank Radice, John Taschek, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, March 25, 2016. The Gang floats on the border between virtual fiction and greater reality. Plus, the latest G3 w/ Mary Hodder, Rebecca Woodcock, Francine Hardaway, and Tina Chase Gillmor. @stevegillmor, @scobleizer, @jtaschek, @fradice, @kteare Produced and directed by… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.25.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.25.16

    Gillmor Gang – Frank Radice, Robert Scoble Keith Teare, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording shas concluded for today Gillmor Gang LIVE chat during show recording Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE G3 on Facebook HERE G3 archives on Ustream Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Botily Fluids

    Gillmor Gang: Botily Fluids

    The Gillmor Gang — John Taschek, Dan Farber, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, March 18, 2016. The Gang predicts an Echological intersection between bots and voice command, while binge viewers plan a surreal TV show in Cleveland. Plus, the latest G3 with Halley Suitt Tucker, Elisa Camahort Page, Rebecca Woodcock, Francine Hardaway, and Tina Chase Gillmor. Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.18.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.18.16

    Gillmor Gang – Dan Farber, John Taschek, Keith Teare, Kevin MArks, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session today at 1pmPT. Our live chat stream during the show broadcast Gillmor Gang’s Facebook page HERE G3’s archive on ustream G3’s Facebook page HERE Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Getting Better

    Gillmor Gang: Getting Better

    The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Robert Scoble, Daniel Ilkovich, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, March 11, 2016. The Gang joins the hybrid world of thin media, where bots masquerade as us and vice versa. Plus, the latest G3 (below) with Elisa Camahort Page, Rebecca Woodcock, Francine Hardaway, Mary Hodder, and Tina Chase Gillmor.
    Producer/director… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.11.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.11.16

    Gillmor Gang – John Borthwick, Robert Scoble, Daniel Ilkovich, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session is over for today. Our LIVE chat during the show broadcast Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Connect with our other show – G3 – on Facebook HERE …and G3’s archives on Ustream Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Trumpty Dumpty

    Gillmor Gang: Trumpty Dumpty

    The Gillmor Gang — Dan Farber, Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Saturday, March 5, 2016. The Gang goes full tilt boogie on the Republican race to the bottom with Trump in the driver seat. In the real time race, Twitter has the nomination locked up, with the mainstream media sinking fast @stevegillmor, @dbfarber, @fradice, @kteare, @kevinmarks
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  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.05.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 03.05.16

    Gillmor Gang – Dan Farber, Frank Radice, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session has concluded for today. Our LIVE chat during the show broadcast Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Connect with our other show – G3 – on Facebook HERE …and G3’s archives on Ustream Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Poorly Educated

    Gillmor Gang: Poorly Educated

    The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, John Taschek, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, February 26, 2016. The Gang finds it hard to concentrate purely on technology as we wake up to the increasing likelihood of more Trump in our diet. + G3 with Halley Suitt Tucker, Rebecca Woodcock, Francine Hardaway, Mary Hodder, and Tina Chase Gillmor
    @stevegillmor, @scobleizer… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 02.26.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 02.26.16

    Gillmor Gang – Dan Farber, John Taschek, Robert Scoble, and Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session has concluded for today.
    Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Our LIVE chat on Chat Center (during the LIVE show broadcast only) Our show G3 – a women’s roundtable discussion …tech + culture + opinions on Facebook HERE G3 records live today at ustream.tv/g3 at… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: ScuttleBot

    Gillmor Gang: ScuttleBot

    The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Zach Seward, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Zach Seward discusses the release of Quartz, a conversational IOS news bot service. Also discussed: Bot Fatigue and the state of Notifications six months after the Summit. @stevegillmor, @borthwick, @zseward Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor Read More

  • Gillmor Gang LIVE 02.17.16

    Gillmor Gang LIVE 02.17.16

    Gillmor Gang – John Borthwick, Zack Seward, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session has concluded for today Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Show in its entirety will be posted on TechCrunch on Saturday, Feb 20 . you can find our archives HERE LIVE chat at Chat Center Gillmor Gang on Facebook HERE Our sister show G3 on Facebook HERE G3 archives on Ustream Read More