Shannon Bond Shannon Bond is a business correspondent at NPR, covering technology and how Silicon Valley's biggest companies are transforming how we live, work and communicate.
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Shannon Bond

Tech Correspondent

Shannon Bond is a business correspondent at NPR, covering technology and how Silicon Valley's biggest companies are transforming how we live, work and communicate.

Bond joined NPR in September 2019. She previously spent 11 years as a reporter and editor at the Financial Times in New York and San Francisco. At the FT, she covered subjects ranging from the media, beverage and tobacco industries to the Occupy Wall Street protests, student debt, New York City politics and emerging markets. She also co-hosted the FT's award-winning podcast, Alphachat, about business and economics.

Bond has a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School and a bachelor's degree in psychology and religion from Columbia University. She grew up in Washington, D.C., but is enjoying life as a transplant to the West Coast.

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Sinead Boucher, the owner and CEO of New Zealand publisher Stuff, says the decision to quit Facebook has been beneficial for the company. Marty Melville/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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This News Publisher Quit Facebook. Readership Went Up

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Facebook Disputes Claims It Fuels Political Polarization And Extremism

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As Biden And Congress Delay Action On Guns, Colorado Mulls Restrictions

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5 Takeaways From Big Tech's Misinformation Hearing

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Congress Pressed Tech CEOs About The Falsehoods Spread On Their Platforms

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Facebook And The News: It’s Complicated

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A Pandemic Winner: How Zoom Beat Tech Giants To Dominate Video Chat

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Biden Administration Gears Up For A Showdown With Big Tech

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Twitter Tests New Products And Experiments Like 'Super Follows'

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Stanford-Educated Software Engineer Develops App To Combat Online Abuse

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