After starting his career at The Economist, Chris Anderson was for 11 years the editor-in-chief of WIRED until 2012. He is the co-founder and chairman of 3DRobotics, a robotic manufacturing company. He has published several books. His 2004 article, "The Long Tail," was expanded in 2006 in volume, The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More. In 2009 he published Free: The Future of a Radical Price, and in 2012 was released his last opus, Makers: The New Industrial Revolution.