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The Social Zoo is brought to you by Paul Thomson and Gilbert Falso. Paul and Gil trade off on editing and writing duties, and other behind-the-scenes wrangling.

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We also have four writers who contribute:

Cynthia Herbert: Covers technology, mobile, and travels for us to places like CES.

Katherine McClosky: Concentrates on end-user issues, social networking and technology for kids, and technology in society.

Leslie Spellman: Focuses on automotive news and automobile technology.

Cristian Onvio: Our newest writer, joined us in June 2013. Splits his time between Italy and NYC, and will write about technology and mobile news as it pertains to Europe.

Are you a writer? Are you looking for an opportunity for your work to be published and showcased online? We are looking for contributors – especially college students. This is an unpaid opportunity, but you do get your byline, as well as retain the right to republish your work anywhere else after 30 days. It’s a terrific way to build your skills and fill up that portfolio. Submit your articles to Gil ( for consideration.

Do you want to advertise on The Social Zoo? We have advertising spots available, and can work with you on branded content, in addition to standard advertising mechanisms. Contact Gil ( for information.