Fabrice Florin is executive director and founder of “NewsTrust”:http://www.newstrust.net/about/, where he manages creative and business development for this next-generation social news network. NewsTrust helps people find and share good journalism online, so they can make more informed decisions as citizens. With a 30-year track record in new media and technology, Fabrice has developed a wide range of leading-edge entertainment, education and software products. Fabrice’s previous wireless venture, “Handtap”:http://www.handtap.com/, was a leading provider of multimedia content for mobile phones. Fabrice was recently elected an “Ashoka Fellow”:http://knowledge.ashoka.org/fellows for his work as a social entrepreneur in journalism.
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