Rob "CmdrTaco" Malda is the creator and user #1 of the popular News for Nerds site Slashdot.org. He spent many fruitful years there developing some of the first large scale community driven discussion systems, and crowd sourced news systems. After more than a decade he left and since logged some time working for the Washington Post Labs, and developing a news app known as Trove.
Rob feels awkward writing about himself in the third person, but it's what you do on pages like this.
If you need to get ahold of him, you can email him using his first name at this domain. He is currently a free agent looking for work, so feel free to reach out. You can also find him on the various social medias