05 Jan Top IT Blogs for 2019: The Envelope Please
Securing a spot on our annual list of the top IT blogs is getting more difficult each year as we cull the web for the most current, frequently updated, credible, and informative sources related to Information Technology. In this year’s edition, we’ve selected our top 20; those blogs, forums, niche industry publications, and CIO/CTO resources that just plain get it. They understand that technological achievement is worthless without attention placed on the people who use it and the processes they need to implement to make it work.
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Our top 20 technology blogs are listed in alphabetical order. Enjoy.
An Apple a day gives 9 to 5 Mac something to say. But forget the fruit, if there is something you need to know about an Apple product 9to5 Mac has you covered.
Ars Technica was founded in 1998 and their goal was to start a publication devoted to technology that would cater to “alpha geeks” (like us). IT professionals and technologists are really missing out if they don’t follow this blog.
In this day and age, we can’t count the number of people on one hand that don’t look at online reviews before making a big purchase. CNET brings you all of the information you’ll need before you venture into uncharted technological waters.
Computerworld isn’t just any old IT blog. They help readers create an industry advantage by bringing you critical information on today’s abundantly powerful web, mobile, and desktop applications.
Despite the sinister name of this IT security blog, Dark Reading is actually one of the best places to brush up on the latest hacking methods, and breaking data breach news so you can protect not only yourself from cyber threats but prepare and protect your clients too. Take it from us, it isn’t light reading by any means.
Digital Trends is your comprehensive guide to new and noteworthy technology and IT trends.
Engadget is the information hub for tech gear enthusiasts. This IT blog makes it a point to only showcase the best of the best when it comes to reporting on new technologies.
A must read for those tech device and mobile app enthusiasts out there. Gizmodo’s top IT coverage will keep you reading for hours.
InfoWorld is our go-to resource for staying ahead of the technology wave. IT professionals would be foolish to pass up their expert knowledge of cloud computing, data analytics, and machine learning.
Screwdriver? Check. Anti-static wrist strap? Check. Hammer? Hopefully not! IT Toolbox gives you all of the tools-software and hardware alike-you’ll need to make critical IT project decisions.
Every digital networking professional ought to be reading Network World already. Their subject matter experts and quality content writers make this blog our top choice for networking, storage, servers, and virtualization news.
With tech constantly updating, upgrading, falling out of favor, and then going viral, readwrite does the research IT professionals need to know on what products they should truly trust.
TechCrunch is for the tech beginner and IT expert alike. This tech news blog keeps its readers informed about breaking news from startups to tech giants and everything in between. And, despite the name, no tech was actually crunched in the making of this blog.
Business Insider’s technology news section, Tech Insider, has proved to be one of the best IT blogs to follow. From reporting on government mandates regarding tech to sharing breaking news about new cyber threats, Tech Insider is by far one of our favorite tech blogs.
Tech Radar will bring you back to your nerdy roots by getting equally as excited about the future of IT as you. We appreciate a blog that keeps enthusiasm in tech reporting.
TechSpot delivers breaking tech news and analysis to professionals and enthusiasts alike who crave technical depth and want to learn about the latest technological updates in a no-nonsense, to the point way.
As a healthcare IT focused company, we are always looking for quality content about the industry. We always stay updated with their healthcare IT outlet, but they have an entire network that has separate channels to laser focus on specific topics like cloud computing and storage architecture. This one is for the pros!
The Next Web
The Next Web doesn’t limit itself to the same headlines so many other news outlets are already publishing. Alongside their diverse blog, they bring information on the latest software deals and highly anticipated tech startups right to your feed.
Western Digital digs right into the nitty-gritty of IT professional news and always gets down to the in-depth information you may not see on your day to day news feed.
If you’re looking for a one-stop-shop for breaking news on hardware releases and software specs, look no further. ZDNet puts the most important IT news above all else.