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Evan Schuman

Metro New York
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  retail technology, retail, security, technology, legal, payments, e-commerce, mobile, pos, privacy

Journalist, Columnist/Computerworld, TechTirades, Freelance writer.

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Computerworld weekly columnist.
Former Editor of StorefrontBacktalk and FierceRetail. Before that, was the Retail Editor for Ziff Davis (eWEEK, PCMagazine, Baseline, CIOInsights, etc.). Early, has reported for Edgell (RISNews) and spent 11 years with CMP Media (News Editor for InformationWeek, Ne...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Stringer for radio networks and wires

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. (Please don't make me do it again.)

How is social media changing news?

On the good side, it makes it easier for hidden stories to emerge, minus the usual filters.