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Meet the Author: Christopher Mims

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Christopher Mims writes Keywords, a weekly technology column, for the Wall Street Journal. Before joining the Journal in 2014, he was the lead technology reporter for Quartz, and has written on science and tech for MIT Technology Review, Smithsonian, Wired, Atlantic, and Scientific American, among other outlets. He has a degree in neuroscience and behavioral biology from Emory University and lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

Books by Christopher Mims

Arriving Today

From Factory to Front Door—Why Everything Has Changed About How and What We Buy

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A Wall Street Journal reporter travels the globe to tell the story behind the misleadingly simple phrase online shoppers increasingly take for granted: “arriving today.” From factory laborers in Vietnam to longshoremen at the port of LA to truckers crawling our interstate highways to robots lurking in Amazon’s “dark warehouses,” here is an eye-opening investigation of the way online commerce is reshaping the globe, rewriting…  More »