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former president, Atlantic Media
editor-in-chief, Medium / Backchannel
software developer and blogging pioneer
columnist, PCMag.com and co-host of the NoAgenda podcast
former president, NBC Cable
executive chairman, Google
creator, Google News
senior research scholar, Carnegie Mellon University