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Ashlee Vance

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Ashlee Vance is an award winning feature writer for Bloomberg Businessweek magazine. Vance is also the host of the "Hello World" TV show. Previously, he worked for The New York Times and The Register.

Vance was born in South Africa, grew up in Texas and attended Pomona College. He has spent more than a decade covering the technology industry from San Francisco and is a noted Silicon Valley historian.

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Our TV show Hello World is out and about now. I’m basically getting to go after my dream job for a few months, traveling the world and interviewing scientists and inventors. Each episode focuses on a different country and tries to explain how that place’s culture has informed their vision of the future.



The show appears on Bloomberg TV, and on this Bloomberg Web site.


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