Editor, BetaBoston.com

Michael Morisy

Michael Morisy covers startups, innovation, and technology for the Boston Globe

online. He joined the Globe in 2012 after reporting on technology and managing

online communities for five years. He is also the founder of MuckRock, an online

investigative news startup with a focus on public records.

Latest stories


Maine’s Google Barge, meant as a luxury showcase, to be scrapped

By , BetaBoston

The mysterious barge was meant to eventually become a glitzy product showcase on the sea.


Green Line stops get some free WiFi (with a catch)

By , Globe staff

Comcast has installed WiFi hot spots along key Green Line MBTA stops, but noncustomers must pay to use them.


As Apple closes $3 billion Beats deal, the future starts streaming in

By , Globe Staff

Apple’s purchase of Beats is a step toward catching up to growing consumer interest in streaming media.


New trailer out for Aaron Swartz documentary

By , Globe Staff

The movie premiered at Sundance and comes out June 27.