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Reading, PA
Digital News Editor, Reading Eagle

Editor, writer, new dad, bad golfer and Mariners fan.

Adam Richter's Biography

I'm the digital news editor for the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa. I oversee the newspaper's website, social media presence and help conceive and execute interactive projects for the web.

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Reading superintendent defies perceptions of Gen Xers — One persistent conception of Generation X is that they don't get involved in schools or volunteering unless they have a personal stake. For example,

Adam Richter: Even Generation X falls into the trap of nostalgia

Aug 16, 2015

I used to think nostalgia only happened to OTHER generations, not mine. Alas, I was wrong.

Gen X makes its mark — None of them remember the John F. Kennedy assassination. Many were born after the Beatles broke up. When Richard Nixon resigned in disgrace, they wer
Aug 16, 2015

Generation X came of age in their 20s perceived as a bunch of slackers. What are they like now in midlife?

My 2 cents: This is why we have trite things — HitchBOT, the harmless hitchhiking robot on its way from Boston to San Francisco, met its demise on a Philadelphia street on Aug. 1. Even more tragic
Aug 13, 2015

The worst part about #HitchBOT's death was the endless use of a horrible horrible cliche.

Adam Richter: Reading Eagle photographer's blog reveals other side of Reading — Facebook commenters like to respond to news about Reading with reactions of "scrap the whole city," "Reading = Trash" or "This city is a pile of rubble."

Adam Richter: The good, the bad and the unoriginal — On the Web, content is king.That's the grand myth that powers the untold millions of websites out there grasping (figuratively, thank goodness) for y
Jul 25, 2015

My column today has some tips, helpful I hope, on navigating the blogs of the world.

My 2 cents: Death of artists a great loss

Jul 21, 2015

Can we agree as a society to kill the notion that 27 is a magic age for rock stars to die?

Adam Richter: It's always too early to give a child access to technology — Few thoughts terrify me more than the fear of my child becoming as hooked on technology as I am.It might be an irrational fear, like my fear of rolle

My 2 Cents: The ethics of beach reads

Jul 09, 2015

Today's My Two Cents: Is it ever OK to steal a book from a vacation rental house? Discuss.

Adam Richter: Apple ready to play its own Music — Once again, Apple is trying to change our online behavior. At the end of this month, the company will unleash its capital-M Music service on the worl
Jun 13, 2015

Could Apple further convince Internet users that content is worth paying for? It's done it before. My column:

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Aug 28, 2015

A developer is seeking tax breaks for a senior housing development he wants to build.

Aug 28, 2015

Traffic alert: A pedestrian has been struck at Kutztown Road and Madison Ave. in Muhlenberg Twp. #BerksTraffic

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