Lindsay Leedham

Writer and Editor

I am a writer and editor with a B.A. in journalism and creative writing. Most of my writing focuses on technology, finance, books, with a smattering of other things thrown in. I can write everything from breaking news stories to lists, interviews, and event coverage. Simply put: I enjoy telling stories no matter what form they take.

The Exciting Technology That Facebook's Future Depends On

This week Facebook held its annual F8 conference in San Francisco where the company discussed new features and the future of the social network. While some of the announcements detailed things that won't come to fruition for several years, some new features are already available to both developers and users.

Virtual Reality's Future is Here

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- After years of promises and tech demos, virtual reality headsets are finally going to make their way to consumers by the end of 2015. The Game Developers Conference in San Francisco last week was one of the first showcases for a new VR headset from game developer Valve Corporation and smartphone maker HTC.

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Sarah Dessen, Carrie Ryan talk writing at BookExpo America - YA Interrobang

On the last day of BookExpo America, in a secluded section room far from the noise, Penguin Random House hosted a small luncheon with Sarah Dessen and Carrie Ryan to talk about their new books and their careers as writers. Dessen's latest is Saint Anything, a contemporary novel about a girl who feels invisible and resents it.

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2015 Debut YA Author: Adam Silvera - YA Interrobang

Given the choice, not many would actually choose to be gay, especially not in the South Bronx. But what if they could? What if there was a chance science could make them "forget" that part of their identity? In Adam Silvera's debut novel More Happy Than Not, these questions aren't theoretical.

Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Gains After Surface Book Laptop and Surface Pro 4 Announcement

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Microsoft ( MSFT) were gaining 0.9% to $47.06 on Tuesday after the computer company announced the new Surface Book laptop, Surface Pro 4 and Lumia 950 family during an event in New York City. The Microsoft Surface Book is the company's first attempt at making a traditional laptop.

Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock Jumps After Supreme Court Ruling

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Community Health Systems ( CYH) were gaining 9.9% to $60.74 on heavy trading volume after the Supreme Court ruled the federal government can continue issuing subsidies to Americans through the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. In a 6-3 decision the Supreme Court ruled that the U.S.

The 5 Most Exciting Features of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Samsung officially unveiled its new Samsung S7 and S7 Edge smartphones at an event this weekend in Barcelona ahead of the Mobile World Congress trade show. As expected, the phones look very similar to last year's S6 and S6 Edge, but the fact that it's a "tock" year doesn't mean there's nothing to be excited about.

The 10 Greatest WWE Champions of ALL Time

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- For decades the WWE Championship has been the top prize in the world of professional wrestling. Every wrestler, or "superstar," as the company prefers to call them, dreams of attaining the coveted belt. It's an honor that only a few who train their entire lives get to have.

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