The Tech Informist – Episode 7 – Russell Holly


On this episode of The Tech Informist, we are thrilled to be joined by Russell Holly from!

Russell has been covering mobile technology, primarily Android, for quite a few years now. What perfect timing then for Russell to join us this week as Google has officially pulled the covers off of the Nexus 6 smartphone along with the Nexus 9 tablet. And do not forget that Android 5.0 aka Android Lollipop has officially been named as well.

Join us as we dig into what has helped Russell get to where he is today in his career along with his thoughts on the recent Android news.

About our guest

Russell Holly writes about technology for and is a contributor over at Not only does he write about tech devices, and is the author of “Taking your Android Tablet to the Max”. In 2014, Russell also launched a successful Kickstarter campaign for his recently released sci-fi book named “The Space Monster Anti-Survival Guide”.

Russell lives in Maryland with his wife and 3 children.

Connect with Russell the following ways:

You can purchase a copy of “The Space Monster Anti-Survival Guide” on Google Play, or over at


Stories Discussed

  • Nexus 6
  • Nexus 9
  • Nexus Player


App Picks

  • Angry Birds Transformers – iOS only currently (Android & Windows Phone coming soon) – Free
  • Pushup Social – iOS, Android (Windows Phone in beta) – Free
  • NFL Game Rewind – iOS, Android & Windows Phone – App is free, but prices range from $9.99 to $69.99




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