Adrienne Fichter is a Zurich-based tech reporter, political scientist and editor for the Swiss online news magazine Republik.ch. Her work focuses on technology, politics and social media. In addition, she is a part-time lecturer for different Universities of Applied Sciences, mainly in St. Gallen and Zurich. From 2014 to 2017 she worked as the Social Editor-in-Chief at of one of the largest Swiss newspapers, Neue Zürcher Zeitung NZZ. She also wrote the book The Smartphone Democracy, published in 2017 by NZZ Libro.