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Jennifer Hicks

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Paris
Technology Contributor — Forbes
As seen in: Forbes, HuffPost
Covers:  robotics, mobile technology, science news, cleantech, gadgets & electronics, mobile innovation, science and technology, solar tech
Doesn't Cover: product reviews, downloads

Journalist. Tech contributor @Forbes. Raconteur. Ghost writer. Poet. Science junkie. Beagle fan. Opinions are carefully my own.

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Biography

Voted one of the top 100 women in Technology by Women in Tech UK in 2012 and Shortlisted for best tech journalist by TechCrunch Europas 2013, I cover robotics, clean tech, mobile and gadgets. I look for story, how tech changes our lives or what technology makes us do differently. I don't care abo...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Special features, fashion for Golf Magazine

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, and I still do.

How is social media changing news?

Evolution. The real-time nature of news ported via social was next step & needed, but it's still news & that doesn't change. SM isn't magic.

Awards

Top 100 Women in Technology In Europe

2012
9 different European countries (including the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Latvia, Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Spain, Greece, Israel and Turkey) based on their leadership either locally or internationally as well as their contribution to tech and innovation.