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 - PocketnowAnton D. Nagy (Europe)

Managing Editor

Anton is fulfilling the Managing Editor 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, Twitter, Google+

Jaime Rivera - PocketnowJaime Rivera (USA)

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 (USA)

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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Jules WangJules Wang (USA)

News Editor

Jules joined the team as a production intern in June 2014, editing and producing the Pocketnow Weekly podcast and also editing other video projects from the team. He was also an on-air host and staff member at WERS-FM in Boston. The first ever smartphone he bought was the Samsung Galaxy Admire in 2012. He is a 2015 Journalism graduate of Emerson College.

Check out Jules’ posts on Pocketnow. Follow Jules Wang on Twitter

Joe Levi - PocketnowJoe Levi (USA)


Joe graduated from Weber State University with two degrees in Information Systems and Technologies. He has carried mobile devices with him for more than a decade, including Apple’s Newton, Microsoft’s Handheld and Palm Sized PCs, and is Pocketnow’s “Android Guy”. By day you’ll find Joe coding web pages, tweaking for SEO, and leveraging social media to spread the word. By night you’ll probably find him writing technology and “prepping” articles, as well as shooting video.

Read more about Joe here. Check out Joe’s posts on Pocketnow. Follow Joe Levi on Twitter

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Adam Z Lein (USA)

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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Our sources are large and include direct contact with story, details from newsletters, press releases, official notes, and many other news sources that will include phone contacts, oral communication, mailing, and other information.

We don’t use any automatic news submission. While we do receive news tips from our readers and users, the articles produced are always approved first by an editor before publication time to Pocketnow.com.

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