As a journalist, Tech industry analyst, publisher and Editor-in-Chief of HotHardware.com in Massachusetts and Forbes Tech Contributor, David Altavilla brings over two decades of experience in the semiconductor industry, computing, online media, the Internet, and related technologies to his work. Raised in the grea… Read More
As a journalist, Tech industry analyst, publisher and Editor-in-Chief of HotHardware.com in Massachusetts and Forbes Tech Contributor, David Altavilla brings over two decades of experience in the semiconductor industry, computing, online media, the Internet, and related technologies to his work. Raised in the greater Boston area, he cultivated his love of technology, electronics and the internet over the years. He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing and deep experience in Communications and online Publishing.
In addition, with an 18 year proven track record in semiconductor sales and sales management at silicon valley bellwethers like Integrated Device Technology (IDT) as an Area Sales Manager and Global Account Manager, David knows markets, innovators and break-out technology.
Dave Altavilla started HotHardware.com over a decade ago with a vision from inside the industry but with a passion for the wonders of system-level development and performance that culminate into the next generation products of tomorrow. Cultivated with the sweat-equity of time spent in the engineering backrooms and offices of Chief Architects at big iron companies like Motorola, Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent and EMC, Dave's insight into the design and manufacturing of leading-edge technologies, brings a laser-sharp understanding of what it takes to deliver a best-of-class product to market.
Dave currently handles final editorial responsibilities of HotHardware's content, along with the site's creative vision and business development efforts. In addition to product launch articles at HH for the major OEM releases, Dave is also a published author in various technology-based print publications and has been a featured guest on various webcasts and tech radio shows.
He is also a feature contributor for Forbes in the publication's Technology vertical.
In his spare time Dave likes to spend time by the ocean and coaching youth Baseball.
David Altavilla has positioned HotHardware.com as one the industry's leading web publications for up-to-date, detailed news and analysis on computing technology, consumer electronics and gadgets for the tech-savvy consumer and IT pro. From processors and motherboards to tablets, notebooks, smartphones and gaming systems, Mr. Altavilla and his team at HotHardware.com cover the topics that matter most, bringing objective analysis and opinion for the mainstream Tech consumer. Read Less