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Seth Porges

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As seen in: Freelance, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Washington Post, Bloomberg News, Chicago Tribune, Mashable, Sydney Morning Herald, Business Standard and 96 more
Covers:  business, travel, science, cars, spirits, gadgets, beer, app development, car technology, consumer electronics, technology, treasure diving

On some TV: Discovery/History/NatGeo/etc plus @Travel Mysteries At The Museum & @ScienceChannel What On Earth? Write: Bloomberg, NYMag, Mashable, Forbes,InStyle

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Biography

Writer, editor, on-air commentator, and app-maker. My writing mostly involves tech, gadgets, cars, spirits, and experiential features.

Currently: contribute to Pop Mech, Wired, InStyle, Pop Sci, Maxim, Fast Company, Forbes, Men's Journal, Mashable, Gizmodo, Rolling Stone.

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@sethporges — 11,326 followers, 10,586 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

RT @UHPP: @rachanadixit @philgalewitz @larry_levitt @HHSGov Actually, yes. #UT is a strong broadband state. We see consumers…

Sep 22, 2017

RT @manymanywords: Free idea: Assuming everyone is as unhinged as I am, I would listen to a podcast of voicemails for Senators. Mine snap the tether.

Sep 20, 2017

RT @TheViewFromLL2: Tonight, my Australian husband made an odd comment about geography, so I asked him to draw me a map of what he thin…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Weekend nights at a paper's high school sports desk. Stringers at games would read me their stories over the phone and I'd transcribe them.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Used? Yes. Used as part of my trade? Can't say I have. I don't think I would have lasted in the days before the "Delete" button.

How is social media changing news?

Journalists now have to be their own hype man. This creates a situation where different type of journalist thrives than may have in the past