William Turton is a technology correspondent for VICE News Tonight, the Emmy award-winning nightly newscast from VICE Media and HBO. Since joining VICE News Tonight, Turton has played an instrumental role in the show’s coverage of cybersecurity issues surrounding Apple, Facebook, YouTube and more. He’s broken news on failed attempts by Facebook to increase transparency in political ads, visited America’s first video game addiction rehab center, and interviewed the former Juciero founder about his new fascination with “raw water.”
Turton joined VICE News from The Outline, where he covered the intersection of tech, power, and Silicon Valley. After getting his start reporting on tech, Turton went on to become a staff writer for The Daily Dot, reporting on hacking and privacy, and then joined Gizmodo where he covered all-things cybersecurity and privacy.