Patrick Norton Biography
Patrick Norton is an American TV personality and a former co host and managing director of Revision 3 properties Tekzilla, HD Nation and Systm. He was born on June 26th, 1970 in Urbana, Illinois, USA.
He is also a former co-host and managing director of The Screen Savers, which is an alternative TV program on the former TechTV network. He has also witten many reviews for PC Magazine, CNET, PC World, Computer Power User and Tech TV. He produced and hosted 188 episodes of DL TV and started using computers in the late CP/M early DOS days. He is known for his ability to answer tough tech questions.
Patrick Norton Age
He was born on June 26th, 1970 in Urbana, Illinois, USA. He is 48 years old as of 2018.
Patrick Norton Net Worth
His networth is still under review.
Patrick Norton Wife
He married Sarah in 2004 and they have been together since then. They have two children together.
Patrick Norton Career
After he graduated from college, he was writing for PC Magazine, Computer Shopper and InfoWorld. He also managed the hardware reviews section of Windows Sources Magazine. In 2000 he was named the co-host and managing director of The Screen Savers which was a television show centered on computers, new technologies and their adaptations to the wold. He worked here till 2004.
Norton co-hosted in a videocast with Robert Heron, DL TV. which covered a wide range of technological topics and is streamed every thursday. He however left the hosting job in 2007 since he had a child on the way. He made his lat appearance as the host in the 188th episode.
He also co-hosted a weekly podcast with Jim Louderback, What’s New Now. The final episode of this show was aired on May 15th, 2007. Norton occasionally appears on the weekly podcast This Week in Tech (a.k.a. TWiT) along with several other former members of TechTV, including Leo Laporte, Kevin Rose, John C. Dvorak, and his former DL.TV co-host Robert Heron. He is also currently a co-host of This Week in Computer Hardware on the TWIT.TV network along with Ryan Shrout.
Norton was a managing editor at Revision3 where he hosted Systm, HD Nation and Tekzilla. Norton first confirmed his employment with Revision3 on TWiT episode 110 at 58:52 (The popular Netcast hosted by friend Leo Laporte). He announced he would be leaving Revision3 on Tekzilla’s last episode on November 25, 2014.
On January 9, 2015, Norton and former Tekzilla co-host Shannon Morse launched a brand new webshow called TekThing, which is a spiritual successor to Tekzilla. November 11, 2015, Norton is introduced on the “Tested” YouTube channel as their new Senior Technology Correspondent, with his focus being on audio related technologies.
Patrick Norton Professional Highlights
- Host of The Screen Savers on TechTV 2000-2004
- Host of DLTV 2005-2007
- Revision 3 Host 2007-2014
- Reviewer for PCMag, Cnet, PC World, CPU and TechTV.
- Regular guest host on This Week In Tech. Host of This Week in Computer Hardware
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