• Kaya Yurieff is a writer for CNN Business focused on technology. She frequently writes about social media platforms and the different ways creators, influencers and average people use them to communicate and make money.

    Yurieff also covers breaking news, major tech companies, gadgets and the occasional emoji story.

    Prior to joining CNN, Yurieff reported breaking financial news for TheStreet.

    Yurieff is a graduate of George Washington University's School of Media and Public Affairs. Although a native Vermonter, she now lives in New York City.