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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Alex Hern
04 May 2013
Canal running from Pennines to London would transport goods, power and water.
World Affairs
04 May 2013
No incursion into Syrian airspace, sources indicate.
The Staggers
04 May 2013
Farage's party have changed the landscape – at least for a bit.
The Staggers
04 May 2013
Paper picks
03 May 2013
How a correlation slowly morphed into a policy prescription.
Business blog
03 May 2013
Terms like "disruptive" and "tech business" just distract.
02 May 2013
When the average is the opposite of the data.
Economics blog
02 May 2013
The output gap is much bigger than previously estimated.
Business blog
01 May 2013
Bitcoin fans, take note.
Alex Hern
01 May 2013
We complain about boring politicians, and then put them on the front page when they make a joke.
Economics blog
01 May 2013
The solution is more trials, not fewer.
Economics blog
01 May 2013
America's on a hiding to nothing, and it's not much better here.
Business blog
30 April 2013
Take off the pullover and put on a suit and tie – you aren't a tech stock anymore.
Business blog
30 April 2013
The latest unemployment figures in the Eurozone are really, really bad. In fact, they are – again – the...
The Staggers
30 April 2013
Hearing only what you want to hear.

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