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Arik Hesseldahl

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Writing words on the Internet daily since 1996. Opinions plentiful, and Hell yes, they're mine. #RCTID

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Biography

Currently Senior Editor and Enterprise Dude (yes, that's really my title) at AllThingsD.

I joined ATD in late 2010 after five years at BusinessWeek (including about a year with its new owner Bloomberg) where my title was Senior Technology Writer and Columnist.

In 2005 I became third person to w...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports reporter at my home town's daily newspaper, the Corvallis Gazette-Times.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type on an IBM Selectric II in high school and never used one again. Only thing I learned in high school that I use daily.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Raoul Duke.