Alyson Shontell

Alyson Shontell is a senior reporter at Business Insider. Follow her on Twitter.

Business Insider
Sept. 6 2014 6:30 AMWhat It Feels Like to Say "No" When Someone Offers to Buy Your Startup
Business Insider
May 15 2014 3:59 PMSwarm, Foursquare's New App, Makes Stalking Friends Easier
Business Insider
Jan. 31 2014 12:39 PMFacebook Is About to Let You Go Anonymous for the First Time
Business Insider
Dec. 13 2013 8:06 AMTwitter Kills Blocking, Then Revives It After Massive Backlash
Business Insider
May 28 2014 3:45 PMGood News: Most Entrepreneurs Pay Themselves Reasonable Salaries
Business Insider
April 11 2014 2:11 PMBloomberg Says Tinder’s Worth $5 Billion; Its Majority Shareholder Says Not So Much
Business Insider
Dec. 16 2013 1:29 PMThis App Is Successful Because It Does Something Facebook Can't
Business Insider
Dec. 9 2013 1:08 PMHow Snapchat's First Investor Found Snapchat Before Anyone Else


Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Space: The Next Generation
Oct. 19 2014 11:45 PM An All-Female Mission to Mars As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.