Iyaz Akhtar


CNET Senior Associate Editor taking care of the front door of CNET.com. If it's on CNET.com, I help put it there. I occasionally contribute content as well.

On the side, I co-host "Podcast Without Pretense" with my good friends Eric Sandine and Jonathan Strickland. The show has no predefined topic. Just friends talking.

I've also turned my search for inner peace into a show called "Quest for Peace" where I talk with guests about achieving happiness.

I also regularly host "Two and a Half Geeks" with the HotHardware.com folks.

All of my shows stream at GFQLive.tv on the GFQ Network.


I was an Associate Producer/Host at TWiT.tv's "Tech News Today." I also co-hosted the tech how-to program "Know How..."