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Joao-Pierre Ruth

Covers:  Tech startups, Investing, Media, Entertainment, Business, Technology

Freelance editor, writing about #HyperLocalMarketing w/ @streetfightmag and business trends for @NJBmagazine & @SBLendingDaily. I also LARP & make crème brulee.

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I have written about startups and investors in the New York scene, as well as publicly traded entertainment and media companies.

After more than thirteen years as a business reporter in New Jersey, I joined the ranks of Xconomy serving first as a correspondent and then as editor for its New York ...

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@jpruth — 1,801 followers, 3,951 tweets

@tomi_adeyemi @kobebryant As a soldier in the struggle, I am so proud of you.
Tonight's episode of #BlackLightning starts with freedom of expression, even when it is antagonistic to you. I appreciate this show for exploring uncomfortable places.
Lack of power due to the snowstorm means I can't watch tonight's new episode of #TheMagicians while I'm drinking wine by candlelight. Eliot would be so disappointed in me.
@JamesSACorey The way you encourage others is truly uplifting... as I get to work on my next rewrites.
@KristianHarloff The importance of having a core storyteller cannot be stated loudly enough, especially for such a huge franchise.
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern, then staff writer for a business newspaper in New Jersey.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I started writing before the invention of the InterWebs.

How is social media changing news?

Sadly, it has meant people do not look for information themselves. They ask friends to "interpret" news for them.