editor editor  /ˈɛ də tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
  2. (n) (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data

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  1. After Bill agreed to bat around these ideas, deputy managing editor Adi Ignatius acted as the intellectual impresario of the roundtable.
  2. Last month there came back in London, after a ten-year literary absence without leave, Editor Alfred Richard Orage with a new magazine, The New English Weekly.
  3. As editor-at-large Michael Elliott writes in his opening essay, drawn from a July road trip across the Continent, this is a happier, more united and more peaceful place than ever.

News

  1. AV Audio Editor lets you easily tweak and convert your music files

    What makes a good audio editor? Many developers seem to think it’s all down to the length of the feature list, and so they’ll try to cram in just as much functionality as they possibly can. That can have its appeal, too, but there’s often a usability price to pay. AV Audio Editor takes a very different approach. Its feature list is fairly basic, just the usual cut, copy and paste options, along ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: BetaNews

  2. Assignment Editor

    WXIN-TV Fox 59 is looking for a full-time Assignment Editor who understands the changing environment of how to discover, track and break stories. The successful candidate will also write and post content for the station’s website, as well as update …
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

  3. Review: Text editor UltraEdit 19 is feature-packed and flexible

    UltraEdit 19 is a feature-rich and powerful text editor. It doesn't just have a kitchen-sink list of features. It's got a kitchen sink full of bells and whistles crammed inside another sink. When many developers are focusing on stripped-down software for the exploding mobile and tablet markets, it's nice to see someone out there is still thinking, "But what else can we add?" To read this article ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PC World

Quotes

  1. Speaking outside his home, Mr Cameron said yesterday: "It's wrong for newspapers to breach people's privacy with no justification. That is why Andy Coulson resigned as Editor of the News of the World 2½ years ago. Of course I knew about that...
    on Jul 9, 2009 By: David Cameron Source: Times Online

  2. "They wanted to put somebody in the newsroom to vet ...... editorial content and control any propaganda favorable to Qarase," said Tony Yanni, publisher of the Fiji Times newspaper. "We said you can't come in and the editor decided we can't...
    on Dec 5, 2006 By: Yanni Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "My experience has been great," Walter says. "They've published all of my books, and my editor, Cal Morgan, is a great, old-fashioned editor. I don't think a house's other books really affect an author. Certainly, readers don't know the...
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Jess Walter Source: Forbes

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