An interesting story I missed over the holiday season: Amazon and Wal-Mart were thumped by a DDoS attack the day before the day before Christmas. Talk about a Christmas rush.
Social Media Editor
CBS Television Stations
- Writing and editing content for our news website (CBS13.com) and social media channels. This was most recently spotlighted in our coverage of the Camp Fire in Paradise. I tracked evacuation orders and fire updates through multiple agencies while fielding questions from the public.
- Educating reporters and staff on best social media practices.
- Managing content flow of social media channels in the afternoon and evening hours.
- Writing, editing and gathering information in breaking news situations, including the Oroville Dam Spillway evacuations.
- Maintaining social media presence on Facebook and Twitter.
- Engaging in social listening through Google Analytics, Facebook Insights and Signal. Video production on CBS website and Facebook Live using a Tricaster system and Anvato.
Lead Copy Editor
Sacramento News & Review
- Editing copy from staff writers and freelancers
- Proofreading layouts, managing deadlines while working within Associated Press and local style.
- Leading the copy team and training writers and freelancers
- Initially brought on as a reporting intern, the company created a copy editing position that involved layout & working on our site. Started a technology blog, and column as well as covered Macworld in 2009 and 2010. The newspaper was named one of the 10 Newspapers That Do It Right by Editor & Publisher Magazine in 2010.
Very large abortion rights rally happening right now in St Paul @WCCO 5pm - crowd chanting “vote them out “ - a rallying cry for the 20/20 election
Let’s see here
- My dad died just before my high school graduation
- Affording college alone was a pipe dream, let alone a laptop or a trip around the world
- Hard work lead to scholarships and grants that got me that laptop + a degree.
@WSJ lives in its own bubble, again.
A word of advice for students: When your dad offers to buy you a laptop as a high-school graduation gift, politely decline—and ask to circumnavigate the globe instead https://t.co/EOYIQCf25p
Imagine being a developer who's been hit by one of the big layoffs in the past few months like at Activision, who's listed in the article, and finding out your former employer had room in the budget to pay a streamer your entire year's salary for an hour or two of their time. https://t.co/6zBxMWrXDu
NEW: Chairman @RepJerryNadler response letter to former White House counsel Don McGahn.