Josh Lipton

CNBC Technology Correspondent

Josh Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau. Lipton joined CNBC in January 2013 as an on-air markets reporter located at CNBC Global Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.

Previously, Lipton was the markets editor for Bloomberg Television where he was responsible for all markets coverage, working with Bloomberg's team to develop reports on stocks, bonds, currencies and commodities. He also appeared weekdays on "In the Loop with Betty Liu."

Prior to joining Bloomberg in June 2011, Lipton was a staff writer at Minyanville, an online financial news source, where he covered the capital markets. He also served as a staff writer for Forbes, where he reported on finance and investing and contributed stock recommendations and investigative feature stories. Lipton appeared weekly on "Forbes on Fox," the internationally syndicated television news program focused on economics and the financial markets.

Lipton's stories have appeared in Rolling Stone, The Wall Street Journal, and The American Lawyer, among other publications.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colgate University and a master's from both The London School of Economics and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Follow Josh Lipton on Twitter @CNBCJosh.


  • Hewlett-Packard breakup  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the split of Hewlett-Packard's business into two separate companies.

  • Hewlett-Packard breaking into two parts  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton shares insight to the breakup of Hewlett-Packard into two separate businesses.

  • The app powering protesters  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    How do you stage an uprising when the government shuts down the web? Stanislav Shalunov, Open Garden co-founder and CTO, explains how his app FireChat can help protesters without mobile Internet service.