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Amanda Farough

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Freelance Game Critic — Freelance, Mashable

Former Gaming Editor at @Mic. Freelance game critic. Bylines at @TeenVogue @Mashable @PasteGames @PCGamer @CGMagonline. Feminist. Poly. Q. DMs open.

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@AmandaFarough — 3,936 followers, 47,682 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

RT @cecianasta: thrilled someone finally spoke out against the way cybersecurity experts "make the perfect the enemy of the good."…

Nov 17, 2017

I’m at #PaxUnplugged this weekend. Read an email that broke my heart. Once again, a work visa gets in the way of my career. Please excuse me while I sit down in a corner and cry.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I started writing about games and tech back in 2010 at a small all-female enthusiast site called Gaming Angels.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

The first thing I wrote on was an old typewriter in my grandfather's basement. I loved that typewriter.

How is social media changing news?

It's making it digestible and accessible in faster cycles than ever before.