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Malachy Browne

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Dublin / New York
Senior Story Producer — The New York Times
Covers:  human rights, news technology, citizen media, breaking news, world news, social media, conflict, middle east

Senior Story Producer @nytimes. Focusing on visual and open data investigations. GPG: pgp.mit.edu/pks/lookup?op=

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Biography

A journalist specialising in international investigative reporting via eyewitness media and community engagement. In April 2016, Malachy joined the video team at the New York Times to work on its breaking news and off-platform initiatives.

Before joining The Times, Malachy was Managing Editor at ...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I was given one when I was 8 by my uncle (yes, another journalist).

How is social media changing news?

Enormously. Increased pluralism, greater inclusion & representation, shorter news cycle, challenge to media monopolies & state controls.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Tweetdeck, IFTTT, Yammer, Hipchat, Skype, Readability, Google (Translate, Maps, Mail, Hangout, Chat, Docs), Mailchimp, Wikimapia, Passpack...