Technology can be an incredibly unwieldy thing for many people. For those who aren’t familiar with the terminology and do not have the practical experience, the subject can be overwhelming and confounding. In the past, those seeking help may have relied on a traditional tech talk radio show. Today, perhaps unironically, the layperson can access crucial information with the assistance the comparatively newer media of blogs and podcasts.
One of the benefits of technology blog sites, as opposed to more antiquated tech chat shows, is that they address their readers’ questions and concerns more efficiently. More topics can be covered in a shorter period of time, especially if multiple bloggers contribute to the site. From Gizmodo and Mash