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Dave McCombs

Tokyo, Japan
Telecoms, Media Conglomerates Editor — Bloomberg News
Covers:  Asian telecom, media and technology companies. Corporate governance, corporate folklore, sports business as relates to tennis, Kei Nishikori and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Doesn't Cover: The waterfront

Business and financial news editor Retweets are not endorsements. Opinions are my own.

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RT @kylegriffin1: Cory Booker to Nielsen: "Your silence and your amnesia is complicity." (via CBS) https://t.co/dWnaMt6gCa
RT @davidfrum: Bannon clarifies: it was not treasonous of Donald Trump Jr. to organize a meeting with Russian spies, only of Paul Manafort…
RT @ezraklein: I'm not sure that saying "none of us have read or understand this provision in the tax bill that seems to make us a…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Copy editor at Brentwood Publishing in Santa Monica, CA

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Way too much time on a typewriter as a college student, then as a free-lancer before the computer age. Three pitch letters = 6 hours, at best

How is social media changing news?

Smart journalists are using it for both quick and dirty AND in depth research on how ordinary readers perceive and react to news coverage.