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Saleem Khan

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Toronto, Canada
Founder and Producer, JOVRNALISM and Editor, The Conversation Canada — Freelance, The Conversation
Covers:  VR, AR, virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, innovation, business, startups, technology, drones, security, investigative, consumer, media, video games, books, future, ethics, journalism
Doesn't Cover: General entertainment, sports, celebrity, fashion, beauty, packaged goods, and similar topics.
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Biography

Saleem Khan is an award-winning journalist and digital news pioneer with a passion for the public interest.

He is the founder of JOVRNALISM, an open professional resource for virtual reality and related technologies in journalism. Saleem is editor and project leader at invstg8.net ["Investigate N...

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@saleemkhan — 7,283 followers, 44,739 tweets

Nov 19, 2017

RT @nytimes: Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel  http://nyti.ms/2mFwdS1 

Nov 19, 2017

RT @ajplus: Myanmar's military is systematically gang-raping Rohingya Muslims, according to a new report. https://t.co/41T5DKgOho

Nov 19, 2017

RT @ConversationCA: Edmonton Eskimos is a racial slur & it’s time to stop using it, says @Norma__Dunning of @UAlberta:…

Nov 18, 2017

RT @INARAorg: "INARA has helped a lot especially with journalism not resonating the way it used to, you feel that need to do some…

Nov 18, 2017

RT @hausmuva: film idea: robots become sentient and are killing humans but the white scientists that created the robots forgot to…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first staff job as a journalist was news editor at a large Toronto urban weekly paper called eye, relaunched in 2011 as The Grid.

How is social media changing news?

Social media — when used correctly — opens up the news process and makes it a collaboration and conversation with the former audience.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

E-mail. Use the subject line well. Put key details in the first 3 sentences. See my woefully neglected site http://www.saleemkhan.com/contact