Profile

Cover photo
Mary Catherine O'Connor
Lived in San Francisco
117 followers|20,251 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
This is a cool innovation that speaks to more than just ego in action sports...
1
Add a comment...

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
In 2025, will being somewhere virtually be better than being there physically?
1
Add a comment...

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
A Boston startup thinks its tech-infused approach can make urban farmers far more productive.
1
Add a comment...

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
Robotic cars are coming, but city-wide, roving Wi-Fi routers are already here.
1
Add a comment...
Have her in circles
117 people
Nick Aster's profile photo
IBM Research's profile photo
WOUUP SOMSOC's profile photo
Elka Karl's profile photo
Beth Terry's profile photo
Stacy McCoy's profile photo
Leah Messina's profile photo
Nate Seltenrich's profile photo
Rafael Ben's profile photo

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
The on-street parking finder that BMW is cooking into its upcoming in-car navigation system...
Big-data company INRIX is increasingly reliant on location data crowdsourced from drivers using its navigation app for visibility into traffic—and now, parking availability.
1
Add a comment...

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
+GreenAppleBooks has a new(ish) location with some high tech lighting...
Bluetooth beacons integrated into new LED lighting serves as a one-two punch for a better-lit store and increased customer outreach.
1
Add a comment...

Mary Catherine O'Connor

Shared publicly  - 
 
Initiated as a way to develop autonomous vehicles for the battlefield, Applied Robotics for Installations and Base Operations (ARIBO) has evolved to support a range of pilots for users, both within and outside the armed forces, to test autonomous vehicles and a fleet-management platform.
1
Add a comment...
People
Have her in circles
117 people
Nick Aster's profile photo
IBM Research's profile photo
WOUUP SOMSOC's profile photo
Elka Karl's profile photo
Beth Terry's profile photo
Stacy McCoy's profile photo
Leah Messina's profile photo
Nate Seltenrich's profile photo
Rafael Ben's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Journalist
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Story
Tagline
Journalist
Introduction
Mary Catherine O'Connor is an independent journalist based in San Francisco. Beats include sustainable business, energy, outdoor recreation, design/architecture, transport, agriculture, packaging, wireless sensors and the supply chain. 

Her work has appeared in consumer and industry publications, including Wired.com, Fast Company, Outside, Entrepreneur, Waste Age and RFID Journal.

She's regularly contributes to Outside magazine, SmartPlanet, EV Update and Earth Island Journal.

She's a member of the Society for Environmental Journalists. 
Bragging rights
Interviewed Shaun White when he was 13 and no one knew he'd take over the world.
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Previously
San Francisco - Chicago - Santa Fe - Index, Washington - Plain, Washington - Skykomish, Washington - Seattle, Washington - Ashland, Wisconsin