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Stephen Rynkiewicz

Chicago, IL
Web Editor — ABA Journal
Covers:  Business, Finance, Health Care, Law, Media, Real Estate, Science, Technology, Transportation

Journalist coder unicorn. #lawtech #ux @ABAJournal. Ex-financial editor @ChicagoTribune @SunTimes. Blogs @EVAChicago. #1a #a11y #a2j #cms #cre #css #ddj #twill

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Steve Rynkiewicz (Rin-KEV-itch) has written about business, technology, personal finance and real estate for the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times and other publications. He also knows business and tech from the inside -- as a former Tribune analyst and project manager, and as a builder of the T...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a hyperlocal producer. At the time they were called stringers, and they worked exclusively in print.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

My brother found me a proto-laptop, the old Corona Zephyr. It makes typing a very physical act.

How is social media changing news?

A headline service or a deep mixed-media resource? We decide how to tell the story. Our audience decides the rest.