Todd Feathers

Todd Feathers

Tech News Reporter

New York, NY


Northeastern University


Artificial intelligence


Ed tech

Company Info


  • Technology journalist covering artificial intelligence, privacy, and public policy.
  • More than six years' experience writing for publications including Vice, The Wall Street Journal, Slate, OneZero, and The Boston Globe.
  • Bachelor's degrees in journalism and religious studies.



Todd Feathers is a contributor to Lifewire, focusing on artificial intelligence, privacy, and public policy. He started his career as a local newspaper reporter covering the opioid epidemic in Massachusetts, before going on to report about politics and criminal justice in New Hampshire. He now lives in New York and writes for digital publications and national newspapers about technology's impact on society.



Todd received Bachelor's degrees in journalism and religious studies from Northeastern University.


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