Anthony De Rosa

Anthony is the Editor-in-Chief of Circa, a startup redefining how news is consumed on the mobile phone.

Anthony was previously the Reuters Social Media Editor, integrating the “ambient wire” that exists on social networks, where news now breaks before anywhere else, into Reuters platforms. He was also host of Reuters TV's "Tech Tonic" and a Reuters columnist.

In 2011, he received a Reuters Journalism Award for Best Innovation in Storytelling.

In 2013, El Mundo awarded him Journalist of the Year.

The New York Times declared him "The undisputed King of Tumblr" based on soupsoup.tumblr.com which according to Competetor is in the top 25 of over 2.3 million tumblogs and among the top 200 blogs in the world listed on Technorati and on Feb 23, 2010, his blog cracked the Technorati Top 100.. 

Mashable named it one of the best tumblrs of 2008. 

Ad Week named him one of twenty people in Adweek's "Young Influentials"

Soup was recently cited as a reliable source for news on ABC World News. 

NBC New York chose him as one of the top 20 people to follow on Twitter. 

Tumblr founder David Karp told CNN that Soup is one of his favorite tumblr blogs.

Jon Stewart recently cited "Soup" on an episode of The Daily Show.

Details magazine named him one of twelve social media mavericks.

Time magazine called Soup a must-see Tumblr.

Gizmodo named him one of the most viral people on the Internet.

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Editors Lab - Reuters

30 May 2014