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Mark Gibbs

Ventura, CA
Freelance Writer and CEO, Gibbs Universal Industries — Freelance, Network World
Covers:  consumer technology, business, science, programming, operating systems, programming languages, cloud computing, smb, android apps, enterprise technology, social networks, iphone apps, culture, green computing, legislation, gadgets, social networking, social media, internet, apps
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For over thirty years, Mark Gibbs has created and built businesses as well as providing consulting services, lecturing, and authoring numerous columns, articles, and books about the IT industry.

As a contributing editor for Network World magazine, a leading enterprise IT journal, Gibbs pens (well...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing reviews of network operating systems for Network World: My first contribution was May 31, 1993 ...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yep. Hated it.

How is social media changing news?

It is driving news to become more pop culture oriented and taking the gravitas out of the content ... sensationalism wins over content