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Xavier Lanier, Editor

Xavier is a computer and photo enthusiast who’s been hooked on mobile technology since he bought his first Walkman back in 1984. He doesn’t go anywhere without a camera and at least one gadget that can get him online. He graduated from Cal Poly and has worked in the tech industry for the past 10 years. He is responsible for managing Notebooks.com and its sister site, GottaBeMobile.com.

Xavier lives in San Francisco and is available for interviews. You can follow him at Twitter.com/XavierLanier.

Josh Smith, Editor

joshprofilesmJosh is technology enthusiast who enjoys pushing new gadgets to their limits and helping the average user make informed choices about technology. Josh has had technology and personal finance articles appear on WalletPop and MSNBC as well as garnering links from CNN and other major publications. Josh also teaches business technology courses at Bluffton University and lives in Northwest Ohio. Josh has also appeared on KGO, WNKS and the Rod Ryan Show to discuss technology and consumer electronics.

Josh lives in Northwest Ohio and is available for inteviews. You can follow Josh at Twitter.com/Josh_Smith.



Kevin Purcell, Writer

Kevin Purcell loves computers and technology gaining this at an early age when his father brought home their first family PC in the early 80s. His father taught him how to write simple random number generation based games in Basic. But he didn’t jump into tech full tilt until his father-in-law gave him an old Compaq 8086 computer nearly 20 years ago. He’s been playing with them ever since. Kevin is now a Baptist minister and recently earned his Doctorate in biblical communications doing his dissertation on using technology to communicate the scriptures.

Kevin lives in the foothills of Western North Carolina. He also writes for Christian Computing Magazine, focusing on Bible study software for the PC and iOS devices. You can find Kevin at kevinpurcell.org and follow him at Twitter.com/kapurcell.


 Adam Mills, Editor

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Adam has both a passion for writing and for technology. He currently sports a 13″ MacBook Pro, iPhone 3GS, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and an iPad 2.  Heis extremely excited about Windows Phone 7 and Windows 8.  He holds a B.A. from San Diego State University and lives in San Francisco. He also writes for GottaBeMobile our mobile phone sister site

You can contact Adam at [email protected] and follow him on Twitter @admillios.

Chuong Nguyen, Writer

Chuong is a tech enthusiast based in Silicon Valley enjoying the possibilities of ubiquitous connectivity, information sharing, and collaboration enabled by mobile broadband. Chuong Nguyen also writes for out mobile phone site, GottaBeMobile.com.

You can contact Chuong on Twitter.com/chuongvision or on Skype (chuongvision).