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cofounder and former editor-in-chief, CNN.com
technology columnist, Fortune.com
senior research scholar, Carnegie Mellon University
chairman, EDventure Holdings
former chairman, Federal Communications Commission
editor-in-chief, Medium / Backchannel
columnist, PCMag.com and co-host of the NoAgenda podcast
former AOL executive
co-executive editor, Re/code