Jonathan Greig

Jonathan Greig



Dartmouth College

Northwestern University: Medill School of Journalism


Emerging Technology

Technology News

Applications and Software

Smartphones and Mobile Devices


  • Nearly ten years writing and editing stories on technology for news outlets across the world.
  • Contributing Writer for CBS Interactive's TechRepublic, Download, and CNET.
  • Studied digital journalism at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism


For almost 2 years, Jonathan has been a contributing writer for a number of CBS Interactive websites focused on technology. He has covered everything from blockchain and AI to 3D Printing and the latest apps.

While writing for TechRepublic, Jonathan has done reviews of the latest laptops and devices on the market, as well as rankings of the best products to purchase. For Download, he covered advancements in new apps and updates of popular ones that have been on the market for years. He did deep dives into Skype, Microsoft, Apple, and many other companies while writing stories for CBS Interactive.

Jonathan also covered technology while working for news outlets in Chicago, South Africa, Jordan, Cambodia, and Haiti. Internet connectivity, the spread of smartphones, and the prominence of Facebook are only a few of the topics he covered while studying technology internationally.


Jonathan received his Bachelor's Degree in 2012 from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.

He then went to Northwestern University: Medill School of Journalism in Chicago, Illinois and received his Master's Degree in Journalism in 2014.

A Message from Jonathan Greig

It brings me so much joy to learn about the latest technology and share that knowledge with the world to make things just a little bit easier for everyone else. As we advance further it becomes tougher for the average person to keep up, so I'm happy to help keep things simple!

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