Matt Neuburg holds a Ph.D. in Classics and has taught at a number of schools and universities. Since 1968, he has been programming computers. He is a long-time contributing editor for TidBITS and has built programs for Mac OS X and iOS. He is also the previous editor of MacTech Magazine. Frontier: The Definitive Guide, REALbasic: The Definitive Guide, and AppleScript: The Definitive Guide are his previous O'Reilly works. He supports himself through producing books, articles, and software documentation, as well as consulting, training, and programming.