Ariel Meadow Stallings is a Seattle-based tech and lifestyle writer who's been internetting since 1992, starting blogging in 2000, and founded her web publishing company Offbeat Empire in 2007. Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives For Independent Brides, Ariel's work has been featured by the New York Times, Today Show, and The Guardian.

The New Home On the Block That Uses 90 Percent Less Energy
A Seattle engineer builds an energy-efficient house with an assist from a prototype smart-home system.