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John Abell's Biography

Before joining LinkedIn I was a journalist at two of the world's most impactful media companies during the most innovative period for journalism since Guttenberg. Now, I've joined a third -- and the innovation has just begun.

Most recently I was Wired's New York Bureau Chief and launched Wired Opinion. Before that I spent 26 years at Reuters, where my career was evenly split between pre-and post-Internet. Pre ...

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John C Abell | Fava bean fiesta

Not the biggest mistake @Starbucks has made...

Building the perfect smartwatch

blogs.reuters.com — In my tech predictions of 2013 I somehow missed that this would be the year of the smartwatch. But now the most established names in tech are realizing the future may be all in the wrist. Smartwatches are shaping up to be the Next Big Thing about a decade after they were offered to the public and met with a collective shrug.

Google gets it wrong!!

Bride & Groom, in the wild. (at Grand Central...

Apple Watch Elevator Pitch: Forget the Sublime. Focus on the Mundane

linkedin.com — Apple taketh, and Apple giveth back.One of the great ironies of the tech era is that an advancement can exacerbate a problem and still be a Great Leap Forward. Computers were supposed to usher in the paperless office. That didn't work out. Technology itself was meant to create a worker's paradise.

Here’s hoping: the last blizzard of the season. ...

Empire State Observatory, looking down. #LaterGram

Cracked Lena with shoes. (at Starbucks)

Freedom Tower. (at Empire State Building, 102nd...

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Mar 29, 2015

@DaveKerpen Haters gonna hate. I'm just astonished at the short-sightedness of their enablers.

Mar 29, 2015

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Mar 27, 2015

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Mar 27, 2015

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Mar 26, 2015

RT @johnshinal: Report: Apple CEO Tim Cook will give away his fortune, now est. at $800mln, to charity before he dies. $AAPL theguardian.com/technology/201…

Mar 26, 2015

RT @standardEV: Our hearts go out to those affected by the fire. If you live btwn 119-125 2nd Ave, swing by w/ proof of address & your 3 nt…

Mar 26, 2015

I'll betting there will be lots more Periscoping in public than there ever was Google Glass streaming, and lots less outrage. Discuss.



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