a.k.a. digerati

The literati of the digital world, it includes people in the industry who are considered knowledgeable, hip, or otherwise in-the-know with regard to the online revolution.

Historical perspective: A popular digiterati gathering are TED Talks: Technology (T), Entertainment (E), and Design (D). TED was conceived by Richard Saul Wurman in February 1984 as a conference which has been held annually since 1990 under the slogan "ideas worth spreading."

See also : blogosphere  wired  Glasserati  
NetLingo Classification: Online Jargon