Alex Heath


I'm a technology journalist currently working for Business Insider. This site is under construction.


  • Cult of Mac2011 - 2015

    Staff Writer

    Closely followed Apple’s rise to become the world’s most valuable and influential tech company. Reported Apple news by placing it within the context of the company’s own history and the landscape of the larger technology industry. Interviewed app developers and entrepreneurs galore. Reviewed all kinds of hardware, from standing desks to iPhone cases. Also reviewed countless apps and games. Crafted headlines and stories viewed by millions. Quoted by publications like the BBC and featured by news curators like Techmeme. Gave industry commentary on radio shows, podcasts, and broadcast news. Covered trade shows, including CES and Macworld.

  • The CultCast2012 - 2015


    Regularly appeared on a pretty popular, iTunes-featured podcast about Apple that has been downloaded millions of times by listeners in more than 100 countries. Guests have included Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

  • Sochi Winter Olympics Internship2014

    Student Intern

    Part of the only American college news crew to cover the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. While there, produced, wrote, edited, and appeared on-screen for news packages aired on LEX18 News, the NBC affiliate for Lexington, Ky.

  • iDownloadblog2012 - 2012


    Wrote hundreds of stories about Apple and related software with an emphasis on mobile and jailbreaking. Edited copy for team of professional writers based in multiple countries. Coordinated daily tech news coverage for audience of millions.

  • The Collegian2011 - Present

    Social Media Editor, Contributing Writer

    Ran social media accounts for national award-winning student newspaper on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Writes hard news and feature articles that are published online and in print.


  • Asbury University2015

    B.A. in Journalism and Digital Storytelling, B.A. in Theatre and Cinema Performance


  • News analysis

  • Features

  • Live blogging

  • Reviews


  • On-camera work

  • Product photography

  • Podcasting

  • Basic video and audio editing

  • Basic HTML

Some of the work I've done

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