Jay Alba


Los Angeles, CA


Emerson College


Technology Gadgets

Mobile Devices and Accessories

Consumer Technology


  • Jay's writing has appeared in Gadgets Magazine
  • She has her B.A. in writing for film and television from Emerson College
  • She started writing for Lifewire in May 2018


Jay is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer who has been covering tech since 2017. Before Lifewire, she wrote for a publication called Gadgets Magazine, and was also working odd jobs in the entertainment industry. She considers herself a jack-of-all-trades: a writer first and foremost, but also a journalist and filmmaker.


Jay has her B.A. in writing for film and television from Emerson College.

Lifewire work:

Lifewire Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission

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