Alex Zorn

Alex ZOrn

Freelance Technology Reporter


  • Writer and editor with more than five years’ experience writing news and feature stories for newspapers across Colorado. 
  • Crime and Courts Reporter for the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, former General Assignment Reporter for the Glenwood Springs Post Independent, and Editor of the Rifle Citizen Telegram. 
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Denver)


Alex Zorn started as a writer for Lifewire in 2021 to focus on a wide range of topics in the streaming, gaming, and tech worlds.  He’s been a freelance writer on and off since deciding that he wanted to be a journalist and continues to work for newspapers across the state of Colorado. 

Since graduating from the University of Denver in 2015, Alex has written about a wide array of issues in the communities he’s covered. Some of the stories he’s most proud of have exposed a troubling lawsuit over the years and have looked at what it’s like to be a female firefighter in western Colorado

Alex has always been interested in the trends occurring in the tech world and looks to bring his journalistic integrity and expertise from years working in the newspaper industry as a contributor for Lifewire. 

My Gear

I use a 2016 MacBook Pro 15-inch and a Chromebook, mostly working off Google Docs to complete my work. I use an iPhone 12. 


Alex received a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.

Lifewire and Dotdash

Lifewire is a Top 10 technology information website, as rated by comScore, a leading internet measurement company. We reach more than 10 million readers per month with our trusted, clear, and actionable answers to your most pressing technology questions.

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 80 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy,, TreeHugger and Thoughtco.

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