I'm a freelance writer whose work explores technology, media, and society. I've contributed to Fast Company, PCWorld, Tom's Guide, The Next Web, and other publications.
My work has also expanded to media strategy and content marketing, which you can learn more about at
Additionally, I'm the author of
Learning MIT App Inventor
. I blog about tech, medial, travel, and more at
If you're interested in working with me on a project, I can be reached at derek [at] derekwalter [dot] com. Below are some relevant samples of my writing.
Why Your Sleep App Won't Solve Your Sleep Problems
The best tips and tricks to get the most out of your Pixel phone
New OtterBox modular case turns your iPhone into a multi-purpose tool
How to stay connected while traveling with cheap and easy mobile access
Worried by concussions, parents and doctors push for safety in children's sports
KPhone K5 Review: Can this $199 iPhone clone shine?
BYOD is evolving for a cyber-conscious age
Why clicking 'Like' is making you dumb