August 20, 2016

Charged – Driving Future


Charged is an independent online publication covering the intersection of transportation and technology. Electric vehicles, self-driving cars, drones, green power, battery technology, and space exploration are just a few of our major topics.

Charged is part of the Android Authority family. Established in 2007, Android Authority is a leading mobile technology website, YouTube channel, and community that reaches more than 30 million technology enthusiasts every month.

Charged is a sister site of Android Authority, together with Sound Guys, Tab Times, and VR Source.

Our goals and aspirations

We offer timely news, in-depth comparisons, helpful guides, reviews, and drive tests. We aim to establish Charged as the reference online destination for modern transportation. We believe that the future of transportation is green, smart, and integrated, and we’re dedicated to promoting and spreading awareness of the developments that bring us closer to this future.

Honesty, respect, and hard work are at the core of everything we do. We aspire to build a community of modern transportation enthusiasts that share these values.

The team

Bogdan Petrovan
Managing Editor
Bogdan has been covering technology for six years. He is one of the managing editors of Android Authority and hopes to take Charged to the same heights. His interests include autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence and space exploration.
David Imel
David Imel is a 21 year-old technology enthusiast hailing from Smartville, Califorina. He moves a lot so he’s probably not really living in any one place. David loves Android, Writing, Computer Hardware, Mechanical Keyboards, Super Smash Brothers: Melee, and many other geeky things.
Edgar Cervantes has over 5 years of experience in tech journalism. Exploring the latest gadgets and constantly studying the industry are part of is daily drive. Regardless of what he is working on, you can be sure he is always trying his best to bring you the best content. He will be dead honest and will bend to nothing.
Jonathan Feist
Drones Editor
My passion for Android and appreciation for tablets are just the tip of my love of gadgets and technology. Recently I've been taking to the skies, quadcopters and other drone form factors are so much fun. Always looking for a great place to fly.
Writer, blogger, and videographer - Josh is a former support technician that learned much about technology by fixing everyone else's. On the side, he wrote and performed spoken word, maintained his own personal blogs, and began his own video podcast. Now, he's here to put it all together!
Kris Carlon
Kris Carlon is a Senior Editor at Android Authority. He is a half-British Australian who lives in Berlin, travels a lot and is always connected to a laptop, phone, smartwatch or tablet (and occasionally a book).
Robert Triggs
Lead Technical Writer at Android Authority, covering the latest trends in consumer electronics and hardware. In his spare moments, you'll probably find him tinkering with audio electronics and programming.
Scott Adam Gordon is a European correspondent for Android Authority. Originally from the UK, Scott has been tinkering with Android phones since 2011 and writing about them full-time since 2014. He now lives in Berlin with three roommates he never sees.
Adam Molina writes about audio, consumer technology and cars across the Android Authority network.
Bailey Stein
Bailey has a keen eye for a video and a keen interest in technology. He’s successfully combining these qualities on Android Authority and Charged.
Brian Reigh
Brian is passionate about technology, especially mobile technology. He is currently a student at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH.
John Callaham
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.
Storyteller, ongoing health nut, persistent complainer of running, & religious flosser.
Lavinia is the resident photographer of She's passionate about her art and she loves to shoot everything from portraits, to landscape, to gadgets and automotive.

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