Name: Sean P. Aune
Position: Editor in Chief
What I Do in the Herd
Write up posts on just about everything under the sun, handle the scheduling, hand out assignments, write the weekly “Flashback Friday” column and avoid appearing on video at all costs.
Best Thing About Being in the Herd: Getting to cover all aspects of technology every day … and putting up with Noah and Jon bugging me in the company chat room.
Where I Live and Work: Kirksville, MO
When I’m Not Working I’m Into:
Watching TV/Movies/Anime, video games, working out, reading comic books & novels, listening to music and playing with my five dogs.
Computer of Choice: Dell Vostro 200 (desktop), Dell Vostro 1500 (laptop), iMac 27-inch, MacBook Air 13-inch
Mobile Phone of Choice: Samsung Captivate
Gaming System of Choice: Xbox 360
Other Favorite Gadgets: Bose Quiet Comfort 2 headphones, iPad 2
Random Tech Top 5: Top Five Gadgets I wish I’d never bought:1. HD-DVD Player 2. Laser Disc Player 3. HDD for PlayStation 2 4. Power Glove for the original Nintendo 5. Sega CD Drive for the Genesis.
Gadgets I’m Lusting After: PlayStation 3 (I may finally break down and buy one this year), Kinect
Surfing the InterWebs
Favorite Web Sites: TV Tattle, SuperHeroHype, RebelScum, Dark Horizons, Engadget, MacRumors, my own blog
Web Sites I Don’t Understand: Facebook
What I Did Before TechnoBuffalo: Managing Editor at BLORGE, Lead Features Writer at Mashable, managed a comic book store, wrote for Wizard magazine/Combo Magazine/Beckett’s Hot Toys
Worst Job Ever: Working in a fireworks stand when I was like 11-years-old.
Best Job Ever (besides this one): Comic book store manager. Tons of cool customers, some of whom I’m still friends with, and all the comic books I could read.
Random Thing You Don’t Know About Me:
I’m 6’4” and built like a linebacker.