Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter.

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Economics blog
10 May 2013
Profit is seen as a pretty ugly thing for public services to be dealing in. Take the Guardian's Terry Macalister in...
Business blog
10 May 2013
The company will restrict access its journalists have to customer information.
Economics blog
08 May 2013
High rates of home ownership have large negative effects on the labour market.
Alex Hern
08 May 2013
  Richard Branson likes to pose.   At first, we thought the best way to demonstrate that is...
Economics blog
07 May 2013
And universities want to raise them.
Economics blog
07 May 2013
What is inequality on an urban level?
Economics blog
07 May 2013
The historian isn't so hot when he's looking forwards in time.
Economics blog
06 May 2013
Our education system still funnels people towards universities.
The Staggers
06 May 2013
The Guardian's Shiv Malik reports that the Government's Behavioural Insight Team – the so-called "...
Business blog
06 May 2013
The company's staff are too ingrained with the network.
The Staggers
06 May 2013
The ten must-read comment pieces from this morning's papers.
Cultural Capital
05 May 2013
Childlike in the best way.
Economics blog
05 May 2013
Without being able to turn to now-slain canards, the chancellor's arguments fall apart.
Alex Hern
05 May 2013
The canon of comics is full of lost greats – but the gaps are slowly getting filled in.
The Staggers
05 May 2013
Today's must-read comment pieces.

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