|Born||Megan Wells Olesky
March 15, 1973
|Education||Johns Hopkins University|
|Occupation||Journalist; podcaster; broadcaster|
|Known for||The Screen Savers; Jumping Monkeys; iOS Today; The New Screen Savers|
Morrone was on-air talent, a producer, and a web producer for Tech TV, appearing on technology-related television show The Screen Savers until 2003. Reportedly, Morrone quit The Screen Savers to raise a family and write for one of Microsoft's consumer websites. She made occasional guest appearances after departing.
With Microsoft, Morrone was a writer and editor for 11 years, developing and writing for Microsoft Safety and Security Center, writing for the Security Tips & Talk blog, writing for one newsletter, and managing content for another.
Following the 2004 merger of G4 and TechTV, Screen Savers host Leo Laporte created a podcast and video network called TWiT.tv. Morrone guest co-hosted Inside the Net in 2006. From 2007 to 2008, Morrone co-hosted the Jumping Monkeys: Parenting in the Digital Age program with Laporte.
She returned to TWiT in 2015, having guest co-hosted Inside the Net in 2006. hosting the final year of both iFive for the iPhone and Tech News 2Night, co-hosting iOS Today with Leo Laporte (2015 on), and co-hosting a relaunched Tech News Today with Jason Howell, starting in 2016.
Morrone earned a BA from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. She currently lives in Northern California with her husband, Marco, and their three children, Annabella, Milo, and Huck.
- Megan Morrone on TWiT netcast with Leo Laporte, Jumping Monkeys, July 29, 2007
- Jumping Monkeys
- http://wiki.twit.tv/wiki/Megan_Morrone Megan's TWiT wiki page
- http://twit.tv/2015/01/07/megan-morrone-joins-twit announcement that Megan will join the TWiT.tv network
- http://www.jumpingmonkeys.com/jumpingmonkeys/about.html Jumping Monkeys: About, May 25, 2008