About us

Android Authority is the largest publication dedicated to the world's most widely used operating system. Every month, we influence an audience of 50 million professionals in the tech industry, technology enthusiasts, and savvy millennials. Our team is a diverse coalition of expert bloggers, device reviewers, videographers, and Android developers who have come together under a united passion: a love of mobile technology and the determination to deliver top-notch content.

Android Authority is the largest publication dedicated to the world's most widely used operating system. Every month, we influence an audience of 50 million professionals in the tech industry, technology enthusiasts, and savvy millennials. Our team is a diverse coalition of expert bloggers, device reviewers, videographers, and Android developers who have come together under a united passion: a love of mobile technology and the determination to deliver top-notch content.

Our followers exceed 7 million consumers across a variety of platforms including: our website, app, RSS, newsletterforumsYouTubeGoogle+, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Flipboard.

2007 Founded
39 Active Contributors
57 Tech Awards
50540 Total Posts

OUR HISTORY

At Android Authority, we've had our eyes locked to the mobile landscape ever since 2007. From our humble beginnings as a microscopic but passionate team, we've grown into one of the most respected voices in tech reporting. Our commitment to quality and editorial integrity make us the go-to resource for Android fans the world over, but the site hasn't always looked like it currently does. Click here to take a walk down memory lane and see how the site has changed through the years.

WE EAT, WORK, AND LIVE ANDROID!

Our team has a fever, and the only cure is more Android! As veteran tech bloggers and reviewers, we are well-positioned to deliver top of the line content to the 500 million people we reach every year. We're proud to provide live coverage at trade shows and launch events all over the world, and when readers look to us for product recommendations, they know they're getting hands-on reporting and well-considered perspectives.

Meet The Team

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Kris Carlon

Executive Editor

Kris Carlon

Executive Editor

Kris Carlon is Android Authority's Executive Editor, a half-British Australian living in Berlin traveling tirelessly between the US and China.

Bogdan Petrovan

Managing Editor

Bogdan Petrovan

Managing Editor

Bogdan is the European Managing Editor of Android Authority. He loves tech, travel, and fantasy. He wishes he had more time for two of those things. Bogdan's phone is a Nexus 6P.

Andrew Grush

Managing Editor

Andrew Grush

Managing Editor

Andrew Grush has been with Team AA for 5 years now. He's passionate about tech, writing, gaming, and doing his best to help grow the AA team.

Jimmy Westenberg

Managing Editor

Jimmy Westenberg

Managing Editor

Lover of all things Android, Star Wars, dogs, coffee, and music.

Gary Sims

Senior Editor

Gary Sims

Senior Editor

Gary has been a tech writer for over a decade. Prior to that, he had over 10 years of experience as a software engineer. Catch me on Reddit as GaryExplains.

Adam Sinicki

Contributor

Adam Sinicki

Contributor

Adam Sinicki is a passionate writer with a love for all things dev related. He's also a major part of our health/fitness-related reviews and features.

Lanh Nguyen

Producer

Lanh Nguyen

Producer

Lanh is a YouTube host and reviewer based out of Kansas City. He has been with the Android Authority team since early 2014.

Joe Hindy

Apps Editor

Joe Hindy

Apps Editor

Joe Hindy is known as the 'app guy' around these parts. He also likes to branch out and talk about a variety of other topics from gaming to TV tech, and more.

David Imel

Journalist / Producer

David Imel

Journalist / Producer

David Imel  is journalist for Android Authority and affiliated networks. Amateur photographer like everyone else. Computer hardware and podcast enthusiast. Reddit evangelist.

Edgar Cervantes

Head of imaging & photography

Edgar Cervantes

Head of imaging & photography

Edgar Cervantes has over 8 years of experience in tech journalism. Exploring the latest gadgets and constantly studying the industry are part of his daily drive. Not to mention his mad product photography skills, which have taken Android Authority imagery to the next level.

Jayce Broda

Producer

Jayce Broda

Producer

Originally coming from XDA, Jayce has been with the Android Authority team for some time specializing as a YouTube host.

Lead Technical Writer & Feature Editor, covering SoCs, displays, cameras, and everything in between.

John Callaham

News Writer

John Callaham

News Writer

John was a newspaper reporter before becoming a technology and video/PC gaming writer in 2000. He lives in Greer, SC with his wife and five cats.

John Dye

Partner Integrations Manager

John Dye

Partner Integrations Manager

I wrote my first word when I was very young. I enjoyed this so much I decided to write many more words.

Jonathan has been with the AA team for several years now. Most recently he’s taken up residence at DroneRush.com.

Ankit has been part of the Android Authority family for over 5 years. In that time he's contributed to best lists, news, features, and much more.

Scott Adam Gordon is a European correspondent for Android Authority. Follow him on Twitter at the link.

Bailey has been part of the Android Authority team for years now, contributing high-quality reviews, features, and more.

Felix Mangus

Video Editor

Felix Mangus

Video Editor

Felix Mangus is works behind the scenes to create short, shareable video news recaps and more for  YouTube, Facebook, and other AA media channels.

Luka Mlinar

Community Manager

Luka Mlinar

Community Manager

Luka Mlinar is our social networking manager, ensuring questions on Twitter, Facebook, and other social platforms are answered.

Abhishek Baxi

India Editor

Abhishek Baxi

India Editor

A technology columnist and a digital consultant, he quit Microsoft in 2011 to go independent and write more, watch a lot of movies, and travel randomly.

Chris Thomas

Head of Product Testing

Chris Thomas

Head of Product Testing

Chris is Head of Product Testing for Android Authority, and acts as the Executive Editor for our personal audio site: SoundGuys.

C. Scott Brown

Contributor

C. Scott Brown

Contributor

C. Scott Brown is a freelance writer and regular contributor to Android Authority. He likens technology to a catalyst that advances the human race. He also really likes tea.

Adam Doud

Contributor

Adam Doud

Contributor

Adam has 4+ years of experience as a content creator for sites including Pocketnow and Booredatwork, and is a welcome addition to Team AA.

Mitja Rutnik

News Writer

Mitja Rutnik

News Writer

Mitja is a full-time member of the Android Authority writing team specializing in news, how-tos, features, and more. In addition to everything tech-related, he also loves basketball and is a self-proclaimed pizza expert.

Oliver Cragg

Senior Editor

Oliver Cragg

Senior Editor

Oliver is a Senior Editor for Android Authority. His interests include mobile tech, gaming, smart home gadgets, VR/AR, cinema, and much more.

Hadlee Simons is a news writer at Android Authority. When he's not working, he's gaming, watching F1, or on the jiu jitsu mat.

Sam Moore

Copy Editor

Sam Moore

Copy Editor

Sam Moore is a Canadian journalist who's written on a wide variety of subjects. At Android Authority he's an editor, word nerd, and regular nerd.

Tristan Rayner

Contributor

Tristan Rayner

Contributor

Tristan Rayner is a feature writer and works primarily with Android Authority's European team.

Duncan Elder is a freelance writer and regular contributor to Android Authority. He is based in Korea and focuses on bringing the latest tech news from the country to AA readers.

Lily Katz

Audio Editor

Lily Katz

Audio Editor

To hear better, Lily removes her glasses. She is audio editor for Android Authority and editor for our personal audio site: SoundGuys.

In addition to his role over at our sibling site Sound Guys, Adam has been known to contribute to Android Authority from time to time. He's a Portland based writer who has a passion for science and technology. You can usually find him drooling over new gadgets on the internet, re-reading the Harry Potter series, or watching a wildlife documentary.

I’m a writer for Android Authority with a background in IT and Android development. While I have a soft spot for stock Android, I’m typically juggling two to three devices at once running both Android and iOS. My previous work can be seen on 9to5Google, Phandroid, Android Central, and AndroidMeter. Email me at justin@jaduino.com. Tips are always welcome.

I started my online writing journey with video games in the 1990s, pumping out news, reviews and features for the likes of UGO, Voodoo Extreme spin-off Gaming Groove and more. I didn't jump into hardware/gadget coverage until 2008,

Tayo is an Editor with AndroidAuthority, passionate about all aspects of design. He writes about apps and products, and the industry at large.

Williams Pelegrin is a contributor for Android Authority. When not writing about Android, he is a social worker who strives to improve the lives of others and walk alongside them on their journey.