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Ian Sherr
Works at The Wall Street Journal
Attended UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism
Lives in San Francisco, CA
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I defended against a #zergrush on Google Search.
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In case you didn't see my story last week:
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Hey, really enjoy your articles on The Wall Street Journal. Would love to pitch you on a follow up story. If you may be interested, my email is paulsonpetra at Gmail
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The CEO has to go..
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First lull after many crazy weeks of work.
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I feel giddy that my credit union finally has a smartphone app. And what's more, it has electronic check depositing. How cool is that?!
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I don't know if they did.  The company that made the app is called mFoundry Inc. 
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Ohmaigosh dat was so purty:)
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A 3.9 magnitude earthquake just struck about 30 miles outside San Francisco. So far, no reports of damage.
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Award-winning journalist covering Apple, the videogame industry and major device makers for the WSJ
Introduction

I am an award-winning internationally published journalist with a deep understanding of business, technology and politics. I can also produce news in any format be that audio, video or multimedia for the web.

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I can also translate nerd to english in record time.
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  • UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism
  • UC Santa Cruz
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Technology Reporter
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  • The Wall Street Journal
    Reporter, present
    Covering Apple, the videogame industry and major device makers.
  • Dow Jones & Company
    Reporter
    Covering Apple, the videogame industry and major device makers.
  • Reuters News
    Freelance Reporter
  • Agence France-Presse
    Stringer
  • CBS Radio News
    Intern
  • Binary Group
    Systems Administrator
    Military contracting.
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San Francisco, CA
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Belmont, CA - Washington DC - Santa Cruz, CA - Chicago, IL
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Apple - Safari - Safari Extensions Gallery
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Now you can personalize your browsing experience with Safari Extensions. They’re great ways to add extra functionality to Safari, so you can

Apple's iPhone 4S Hits Stores
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Apple's latest iPhone arrives in stores Friday in the U.S. and a half-dozen countries, as the company hopes to cement its position as the wo

GameStop Steps into Tablet PC Sales
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Videogame retailer GameStop plans to begin selling tablet-style computers as part of an effort to expand its gaming device offerings.

Tablet War Is an Apple Rout
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Hewlett-Packard has dropped the price of its TouchPad tablet by 20% less than two months after it hit stores, as the computer giant tries to

The Cal Ripken of Mascots Plays On for the Giants, No Matter What
online.wsj.com

The World Champion San Francisco Giants won't be returning to the playoffs this year, but the team is on top in at least one category: Its L

Netflix Loses Subscribers
online.wsj.com

Netflix eported third-quarter earnings of $1.16 a share on revenue of $822 million but subscriber numbers disappointed Wall Street

Apple's Profit Climbs 54%, but iPhone Sales Disappoint
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Apple posted a 54% gain in net income for its fourth fiscal quarter, though the company managed to miss Wall Street's estimates for the peri

H-P Looks to Kitchens, Cars
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Hewlett-Packard wants to persuade appliance and car manufacturers to use its webOS operating system in their products. But the software's la

With Jobs Gone, New Test for Apple 'Army'
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Since at least 2004, Steve Jobs and Apple's board of directors have been putting into place a plan to maintain the legacy of his management

Steve Jobs Memorial Held
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Hundreds of Silicon Valley's elite streamed into Stanford University's Memorial Church for a service commemorating Apple's late co-founder S

Apple Fights On Without Its Muse
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Apple has lost its visionary at a time when the company is headed into battle with its most serious challengers yet—and has shown some rare

Church of Mac: For Devotees, Apple Can Be a Religion
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Devotees of Apple and Mac—many of whom express an almost religious fervor— are contemplating a world without their charismatic leader.

Netflix Stock Falls 36%
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Netflix shares were down 36% Tuesday morning, trading around $75 for the first time in 18 months, in the wake of subscriber defections and f

Sony Charts PlayStation Network's Recovery With 'Uncharted'
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Sony is preparing to release its first major game for the PlayStation Network online gaming service since hackers broke in and stole account

Log In, Please. And Not With a Password.
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Computer hackers are breaking into more websites, corporate networks and email accounts by stealing passwords. In response, the market for a

Guys Entralled by 'My Little Pony'
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A remake of My Little Pony, an animated TV show originally conceived for little girls, has attracted a passionate fan base among grown men.

H-P's One-Year Plan
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Let's say you were given a year to kill Hewlett-Packard. Here's how you do it.

H-P Set to Name Whitman CEO
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H-P's board is expected to oust chief executive Leo Apotheker and replace him with former eBay CEO Meg Whitman today.

Apple Announces Plans To Release Steve Jobs 2 (Full coverage Tues 10/9c ...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that in 2012 the company will release the Steve Jobs 2, an updated version of the revolutionary Apple founder f