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Rob Pegoraro

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Next door to Washington, DC
Freelance Journalist — Freelance, Yahoo

Journalist covering/often vexed by computers, gadgets and other things that beep. Read: @YahooFinance, @USATODAYtech, elsewhere. Write: rob@robpegoraro.com.

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Rob Pegoraro tries to make sense of computers, consumer electronics, telecom services, the Internet, software and other things that beep or blink through reporting, reviewing and analysis–from 1999 to 2011 as the Washington Post’s tech columnist, now for a variety of online and print outlets. He ...

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Jul 22, 2017

@rezendi @united @lagunitasbeer Things have progressed since Heineken was the "good" beer they carried.

Jul 22, 2017

Shout-out to whoever at @united had the good taste to start catering @lagunitasbeer 12th of Never onboard.

Jul 22, 2017

That only works - maybe - if you delete the politically inconvenient stuff *before* you take the high-profile political job. https://t.co/caVc8hmgbu

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