Tiernan Ray

Contributing Writer

Tiernan Ray has been covering technology and business for 27 years. He was most recently technology editor for Barron's where he wrote daily market coverage for the Tech Trader blog and wrote the weekly print column of that name. He has also worked for Bloomberg and SmartMoney, and for the prestigious ComputerLetter newsletter covering venture capital investments in tech. His work has been published in the New York Times, Fortune magazine, and CNN Money. He is a graduate of Princeton University and a native of New York City.

Tiernan Ray has no direct investments in any securities whatsoever. His only investments are a 401K plan managed by Fidelity that is invested in a variety of broad security classes across different funds.

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What you need to know about staking Ethereum

What you need to know about staking Ethereum

Staking is a far more environmentally friendly way to validate blockchains than mining with banks of energy-sucking crypto mining rigs. But there are factors to keep in mind with this new form of blockchain validation. Here's what you need to know before you go staking.

April 29, 2022 by in Blockchain

The best tax software: Self employed and SMB options

The best tax software: Self employed and SMB options

Tax law changes for tax year 2021 aren't quite as onerous as the year before, but you'll still want to make sure you have the right tool to navigate this annual chore. We pick the very best tax software for small business and self-employed tax preparation.

April 15, 2022 by in Taxes