10 of the best places to get tech news

In today’s fast moving business environment, small business leaders and entrepreneurs need to keep up to date with business technology. As well as Your Ready Business, there are other sites, blogs and twitter accounts that we like and we hope you’ll enjoy them too.

Start Up Donut

Provides up-to-date and useful information for small businesses. They cover a wide range of important business topics, each represented by a different coloured donut, including start up ideas, business planning, sales and marketing and business IT.

Small Business Computing

In addition to helping small business owners and entrepreneurs make smart buying decisions via easy-to-understand and actionable content, how-to guides, and product reviews, Small Business Computing also publishes growth-oriented small business tips to help small business owners and entrepreneurs succeed.

Tech City UK

Tech City UK are focused on creating the optimum conditions for digital technology businesses and entrepreneurs to thrive across the UK. Their blog and twitter feed provides a range of news and articles for tech entrepreneurs.


Running since 2005, the website is still one of the most influential news blogs in the tech industry. Techcrunch are now also hosting major conferences, meetings and events worldwide on a wide range of technology themes.

Technology Review

From The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, providing information on emerging technologies and their impact on business and society. They really do help you to understand the overwhelming amount of technology information that’s out there.

The Next Web

One of the world’s largest online publications that delivers an international perspective on the latest news about Internet technology, business and culture.

Official Google Enterprise Blog

No one who lives today can go very long without interacting with something related to Google. This is the place to find out everything about the search giant, the apps they’ve created, and information about the company, plus a whole host of business insights.

Small Business Matters – ZDNet

Get all the latest news on the technology changes impacting small business leaders with ZDNet.  On a broad scale, ZDNet is a trade website for technology minded people, but their small business vertical breaks that down into solutions, news and updates about technology that will keep you up to date

Om Malik (@om)

He has an interesting opinion on everything tech, from social media to clouds to mobile. You can get  breaking news and key analysis on the day’s stories.

Nick Bilton (@nickbilton)

Technology and business columnist at the New York Times – he’s one of the leading voices in the industry. Follow him for fascinating insight on everything tech-related.

What do you think about these sources? Do you use them? Let us know your thoughts – and your favourites – in the comments below.

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