Stephen Slaybaugh

Stephen Slaybaugh

Fact Checker

Columbus, OH

Education

New York University

London Metropolitan University

Expertise

Consumer Tech, Music

Introduction

  • Contributing Writer for Digital Trends
  • Senior Features Writer at DealNews
  • Staff Writer at LimeWire
  • Music Editor at Columbus Alive

Experience

Stephen Slaybaugh is a writer and editor with with more than 20 years experience writing about internet retail and consumer tech. He has been featured in Digital Trends, DealNews, and TechRadar. As a music writer, he’s contributed to Paste, The Village Voice, and The Big Takeover, as well as his own webzine, The Agit Reader. He recently began work on an MA in Digital Media to expand his expertise in the digital realm by exploring new forms of media and digital storytelling.

Education

Stephen received a Bachelor of Arts in English from New York University, and is working on a Master of Arts in Digital Media from London Metropolitan University

A Message from Stephen Slaybaugh

As David Thomas (Pere Ubu) once sang, “We have the technology!" and I'm excited to be writing about it.

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