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New York, NY
Staff Editor for Social Media — New York Times
Covers:  India, Social Media, Myanmar, Gender, World News, Reproductive Health, Maternal Health

Staff editor for social media @NYTimes. Past: reporter in Mumbai; editor at @GlobalPost, @HuffingtonPost & @TheMyanmarTimes.

Hanna Ingber's Biography

Hanna is a staff editor on the social media desk of The New York Times.

Before joining The Times, Hanna worked as GlobalPost's editor of breaking news and social media and the Huffington Post's founding World editor.

She spent two years living in India, where she worked as GlobalPost’s Mumbai correspondent, freelanced for a variety of publications including The Independent of London and PRI’s “The World ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked as the lifestyle editor of the Myanmar Times immediately after college.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

A few times in middle school. I know typewriters are now "cool," but I am happy to live without.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

A journalist is a voice for the voiceless. A journalist holds people w/ power accountable. A journalist engages with and covers a community.

Ayodhya | Bombay Riots | India | Mumbai Slums | GlobalPost

globalpost.com — Editor's update: India's Allahabad High Court ruled on Thursday that the disputed holy site including the now-demolished Babri Mosque will be divided between Hindu and Muslim communities. The court also confirmed the mosque was the birthplace of Lord Rama and gave the locale of the mosque itself to the Hindus.

Scottish Referendum Could Hinge on the Undecided

nytimes.com — Public opinion polls show Scotland's independence referendum is too close to call ahead of the Sept. 18 vote, which could come down to those still undecided - at least 6 percent of potential voters have not made up their mind.

Cut the Clutter in Your Social Media Accounts

nytimes.com — Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. Accounts on Twitter and Facebook can quickly become so cluttered that you might as well shut the door and say goodbye - you're never finding anything you need again.

Twitter Q. and A. on Olympic Preparations

For a Select Few, the Transformative Power of Facebook - for Better or Worse

bits.blogs.nytimes.com — Kimihiro Hoshino/Agence France-Presse - Getty Images On Tuesday, Facebook turns 10. Over the last decade, it has grown from a website coded in a dorm room to a Silicon Valley giant. It has been at the center of privacy and security backlashes and controversies - some short and others lasting - over new policies and one redesign after another.

Twitter Q. and A. on Syria Peace Talks

nytimes.com — As diplomats and politicians gathered in Switzerland for a highly anticipated peace conference on Syria, Anne Barnard, The Times's Beirut bureau chief, answered readers' questions via Twitter on the continuing conflict and the expectations for the talks. She discussed the exclusion of Iran from the conference, opportunities to improve the delivery of humanitarian aid and prospects for the future.

Speeches by Nelson Mandela

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From a Twitter How-To, Another Lesson

bits.blogs.nytimes.com — It was in the wee hours of Thursday when Bill Costello, known as @BC on Twitter, realized that something unusual was happening. His phone kept vibrating, notifying him of activity on his Twitter account. "I happened to look at it once, and it said something like 40 new interactions," he said.

Twitter Illiterate? Mastering the @BC’s

nytimes.com — Using Twitter sounds so simple. Type out no more than 140 characters - the maximum allowed in a single tweet - and hit send. That's all, right? Not quite. Twitter's interface may look simple, but it is not, and its complexity has turned off many people who tried the service.

Afghans Share Their Views on the West’s Influence

nytimes.com — The United States and its allies have worked for a decade to instill democratic and legal reforms in Afghanistan, with a particular focus on women's rights. We asked Afghans through this Facebook note to share their views on the West's influence in their country. We received responses via e-mail and Facebook.
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Oct 25, 2014

NY, NJ made quarantine decision without consulting NYC health dept nyti.ms/1trc4tO

Oct 25, 2014

Fears that NY, NJ quarantines will mean fewer medical professionals will volunteer in West Africa nyti.ms/1ty58Lp

Oct 24, 2014

RT @TMannWSJ: People who treat Ebola patients overseas will be quarantined on arrival in NY and NJ. People who treat Ebola in NYC get to go home at night.

Oct 24, 2014

@jtaylornyt Yeah, didn't risk it. You never know what might happen up there!

Oct 24, 2014

If I got Ebola, I'm not sure I'd want NYC health officials telling everyone my diarrhea, vomiting, etc, updates. Feels a bit personal.

Oct 24, 2014

Waiting for the Ebola presser. And waiting and waiting. I might have to tweet about it from the lactation room.

Oct 24, 2014

In non-NY news, the little girl who tested positive for Ebola in Mali spent time in the densely packed capital nyti.ms/1wkPXre



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