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Cal Newport

Cal Newport

Formal First Name
Calvin (Cal)
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Cal
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6/23/1982 - present
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Cal Newport is a computer science professor at Georgetown University. In addition to his academic research, he writes about the intersection of digital technology and culture. Newport is the author of six books, including the New York Times bestseller, Digital Minimalism. His work has been published in over 25 languages and has been featured in many major publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, New Yorker, Washington Post, and Economist. Newport regularly writes articles on these topics for a variety of outlets, including the New Yorker, the New York Times, and his long-running blog Study Hacks, which receives over 3 million visits a year.

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