was the 2015 Google Fellow at The Texas Tribune, where he developed news applications and designs data visualizations. After receiving a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Chinese Culture University in Taiwan, he worked for the Central News Agency and Liberty Times. He also interned for the design team at Intelligencia, a software development company based in Taiwan. He is currently a master’s candidate at the University of California at Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism where he focuses on interactive graphic, online news packages and design.
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