6 blogs for information technology professionals

August 16, 2023

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Technology-focused blogs give IT professionals a way to find the latest breaking news and updates in their field.

If you’re a recent graduate in information technology or are looking for ways to pursue your professional goals in the field of IT, you can find out how seasoned professionals think, what’s happening in high tech and more.

Here are six information technology blogs to help you stay on top of industry trends and insights.

1. Mashable

Originally known as the go-to source for all things social media, Mashable has grown significantly, expanding into technology, business and even entertainment. Mashable is known as a global media company with a passion for culture and tech.

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2. Tech Crunch

TechCrunch profiles startups, reviews new internet products and delivers breaking tech news. In addition, TechCrunch operates CrunchBase, a database that leverages its content from startups, investors and incubators, as well as companies, people, funds and events. Stories focus on entrepreneurs and the people behind the companies.

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CNET is an American media publishing website that receives substantial traffic every day.

The site publishes tech reviews, news, blogs, podcasts and videos on all the latest technology and consumer electronics, plus technology guides and how-tos. CNET also offers downloadable software and tools.

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4. The Verge

Founded in partnership with Vox Media, The Verge provides high-level reviews of new products and technologies, hosts forums for technology professionals to compare notes and solve problems and dives into tech-adjacent spaces like science, art and culture.

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5. GigaOM

Hosted by technology research and analysis firm GigaOM, this blog helps IT professionals develop new efficiencies by applying emerging technologies in business, media and society.

GigaOM covers trends and tools of the 21st century, including cloud, data, mobile and the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Founded in 1991, ZDNet has been a presence in the tech blog world since the concept of “online” was invented. It brings 24/7 news coverage and analysis on new digital trends, technologies and opportunities that matter to IT professionals and tech decision-makers.

The blog focuses on tech giants such as Apple, Microsoft and Google, but ZDNET also features product reviews, software downloads, and news and analysis on tech businesses and problems.

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