Alan has been writing about phones, tablets and other mobile devices for PhoneArena since 2008. During that time, he has witnessed and reported many of the amazing changes that have taken place in the mobile industry. Having amassed an abundance of knowledge in the field, Mr. Friedman is the go-to person for facts and information regarding smartphones. Whatever the future holds for mobile devices, Alan Friedman is looking forward to telling you about it. A fan of both iOS and Android, his first smartphone was the original Apple iPhone, and his current daily driver is the Google Pixel 2 XL.