Betanews is a website that dedicates itself to giving articles about technology related news.

Betanews is a primary news provider in the IT space, provides a large software downloads site and is the parent company of IT focused Vertical Ad Network, TechVertical. has a team of journalists who produce original news and analysis content covering the IT industry. The site began with a focus on software products, and retains that strength, but also covers Security, Devices, Web Applications and SAAS, Enterprise Computing and Information Policy. provides a up-to-date directory of software programs along with user reviews and downloads. Software downloads are provided by external links and, for some vendors, via local hosting.

TechVertical handles ad sales representation a select group of IT and Software publishers. It's Vertical Ad Network includes O'Reilly Media, OSNews, and other IT focused sites.

Founders: Nate Mook