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About Us

“Smartphones, tablets, wearables and other gadgets you only dreamed of when you were a kid.” It’s more than just the introduction to our award-winning podcast: it’s everything we’re most passionate about at Pocketnow.

With over a decade of experience helping readers choose the right portable devices, we’re one of the oldest publications devoted exclusively to mobile technology – and with an ever-growing audience of millions and millions a month across Pocketnow.com, our YouTube channel, and all of our social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Flipboard, we’re also one of the largest.

Through it all, one goal has remained the same: to provide top-notch news, editorial, review and video content to mobile enthusiasts – veteran and newcomer alike. Apple or Android, Lumia or Lenovo, GSM or CDMA: whatever your particular flavor of mobile, you’ll find it here.


The Pocketnow Team

Anton D Nagy

Anton D. Nagy


Anton is fulfilling the Editor-in-Chief position at Pocketnow. As publication leader, he aims to bring Pocketnow even closer to you. His vision is mainly focused on, and oriented towards, the audience. Anton’s ambition, adopted by the entire team, is to transform Pocketnow into a reference media outlet. Given his background, and knowing his potential, something tells us he will succeed this time too! Stick around!

Read more about Anton here. Check out Anton’s posts on Pocketnow. Follow Anton D. Nagy on Facebook and Twitter.

Jaime Rivera

Jaime Rivera

Chief Creative Officer

Jaime has been a fan of technology since he got his first computer when he was 12, and has followed the evolution of mobile technology from the PDA to everything we see today. As our Multimedia Manager, he’s been in-charge of growing our YouTube hobby into one of the biggest video channels in the industry. When he’s not building one of our videos, or filming our Pocketnow Daily, he can be found in his second biggest passion, which is running and fitness.

Read more about Jaime here. Check out Jaime’s posts on Pocketnow. Follow Jaime Rivera on Twitter.

Brandon Miniman

Brandon Miniman

Director of Content Operations

Brandon is one of the early founders of Pocketnow and is chiefly responsible for pushing the site into its focus on video before people took YouTube seriously. He lives in Philadelphia, PA, with his wife and two (very active) daughters. His hobbies include obsessing over the latest phones, gardening, music, playing drums, and cars. At Pocketnow, Brandon’s duties include leading the team, making videos, and helping to shape and improve the content strategy.

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Joshua Vergara

Joshua Vergara

Senior Editor, Podcast Host

Our host of the Pocketnow Weekly loves tech and loves to drink tea! Joshua keeps the team and guests in line on our long-running podcast but also periodically brings his perspective to product videos and comparisons. From humble beginnings as a tech support call center specialist to his work back with our friends at Android Authority, his passion for tech has always been on display and is now part of the Pocketnow family! And now, Joshua is a wide reaching voice in the industry that happily calls the Weekly his home base. Listen, watch, and enjoy his thoughts fueled by good vibes and even better tea.

Check out Joshua’s videos on Pocketnow. Follow Joshua Vergara on Twitter.

Samuel Martinez

Samuel Martinez

Senior Editor

A former bilingual teacher that left the classrooms to join the team of Pocketnow as a news editor and content creator for the Spanish audience and Instagram account. An artist by nature who enjoys video games, guitars, action figures, cooking, painting, drawing and good music.

Check out Sam’s posts and videos on Pocketnow. Follow Samuel Martinez on Twitter.

Adam Z Lein

Adam Z Lein

Senior Editor

Adam has had interests in combining technology with art since his first use of a Koala pad on an Apple computer. He currently has a day job as a graphic designer, photographer, systems administrator and web developer at a small design firm in Westchester, NY. His love of technology extends to software development companies who have often implemented his ideas for usability and feature enhancements. Mobile computing has become a necessity for Adam since his first Uniden UniPro PC100 in 1998. He has been reviewing and writing about smartphones for Pocketnow.com since they first appeared on the market in 2002.

Read more about Adam here. Check out Adam’s posts on Pocketnow. Follow Adam Z Lein on Twitter.

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