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Parmy Olson – Staff Writer – Technology The Wall Street Journal

Parmy Olson
Staff Writer – Technology The Wall Street Journal

Parmy Olson is a Staff Writer – Technology at The Wall Street Journal, covering AI, privacy and digital health. She has written half a dozen cover stories for Forbes including the exclusive, inside story of WhatsApp’s $21 billion sale to Facebook, Yahoo’s life-saving Alibaba investment and President Emmanuel Macron’s efforts to transform France into a startup nation. She is the author of ‘We Are Anonymous,’ a 2012 book about the rise of the global hacktivist collective Anonymous and its offshoot LulzSec. She won the Palo Alto Networks Cyber Security Canon Hall of Fame Award for her book on Anonymous, and was a finalist for the SABEW Best in Business award for her story on the Facebook-WhatsApp mega deal.

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