Active participants in the tech scene who have been around long enough to know whats going on behind the scenes.
71) John Dvorak Uncensored
A provocateur whose musings about consumer and enterprise tech are always straight to the point. Who else but Dvorak would recommend that Apple should pull the plug on the iPhone one of the most successful product launches in tech history? Clearly, hes not afraid to march to the beat of his own drummer. (Note: he gets help from an expert crew on his personal blog.) Heres his work on Marketwatch
72) Leo Laporte
The onetime TechTV host is now a Renaissance Man of new media, leveraging Twitter and Net video feeds to broadcast tech news and trends.
73) All Things Distributed
As the CTO of Amazon, of course Werner Vogels blog promotes the online retail giant. Yet he also offers context on larger issues in cloud computing, along with interesting personal asides.
74) Rahul Sood
The founder of VooDooPC, now the CTO for Hewlett-Packards global gaming business, blogs about PCs, desktop software, and the tech industry.
75) I, Cringely: The Pulpit
The original Robert X. Cringely (there are more than one it's a long story) can be found on the PBS site. Having earned his street cred with decades in the tech biz, Cringely writes with a sharp anti-conformist bent.
76) Niall Kennedys Weblog
78) Alan Meckler's Internet Media Commentary
Meckler, the CEO of Jupitermedia (the company that publishes this site) has done about as many Internet deals as anyone. So in addition to being one of the few CEOs to pen a blog, his posts offer pithy behind-the-scenes insight into business on the Web.
79) Matt Cutts: Gadgets, Google and SEO
Cutts, a software engineer and head of Googles Webspam team, covers a lot of Internet-related issues along with a smattering of personal tech.
80) Esther Dyson
Describing herself as the Internets court jester, Dyson blogs about Web business and social media, among other topics.
82) Scott Rosenbergs Wordyard
A co-founder of Salon.com, where he was technology editor (and later managing editor) Rosenberg is a thoughtful observer of the tech-culture scene. Hes the author of a book about software development, Dreaming in Code, and an upcoming book about blogging,
84) Seth Finkelsteins Infothought
A serious, detailed look at search engine policy, focusing on Google and the DMCA.
86) Mark Cuban Blog Maverick
Cuban scored a mountain of cash in the dotcom days, and is now an unabashedly opinionated commentator about business/tech issues. He famously declared that the Internet is now dead and boring. Who knew?
87) Good Morning Silicon Valley
John Murrell offers a lively mix of tech business news, intelligently and entertainingly written.
The business of tech, with an emphasis on consumer tech news and trends. Aided by a full staff, VentureBeat has earned a substantial following.
89) Ron Miller
Short, pointed posts and copious links about, well, pretty much everything: Apple, open source, software, Web publishing, and more. Miller is an experienced journalist.
90) Henry Blodget: Silicon Valley Insider
Sure, during the days of the late 1990s tech bubble Blodget was a poster boy for the conflict of interest between the research and banking divisions of brokerage houses, but his comments are well written and chock full of interesting insight.
91) Esther Schindler: Youre the Boss
Insiders tips and commentary about management in the tech working world. Example: How do you answer an interviewer's question: What are your strengths?
92) Device Guru
Embedded processors, mobility, robotics, storage and other topics covered by the highly knowledgeable Rick Lehrbaum.
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