About – archived

We are experienced computer enthusiasts & professionals dedicated to bringing our readers the best possible tech reviews.

Meet BTR’s Staff:

Mark Poppin– Founder, Owner, Editor-in-Chief: apoppin@gmail.com or apoppin@babeltechreviews.com

Mark began his writing adventure at age 19 as a chess editor and then an investigative journalist in Dublin, Ireland in the early 1970s.  Back in the USA, he became a fanatic arcade gamer who transitioned to PC gaming in 1983.  Based in California, he traveled to Brazil in search of waves, moved to Hawaii in 1992 and became a Pipeline local surfer as well as on-air surf reporter/forecaster and DJ.  Mark has been a tech forum enthusiast for decades, and became the first Video Card & Graphics mod on Anandtech forums.  He became a reviewer specializing in graphics and then for VR.   He founded AlienBabelTech with a team of international volunteers in 2008, and then established BabelTechReviews in 2014 where he continues as EiC.

Mario Vasquez – Web Master, Mobile Editor: Mario@babeltechreviews.com

Andy Marken – Regular Contributor: andy@markencom.com

Andy is an author of more than 600 articles on management, marketing, communications and industry trends in media & entertainment as well as consumer electronics, software and applications. An internationally recognized marketing/communications consultant with a broad range of technical and industry expertise in storage, storage management and film/video production fields; he has an extended range of relationships with business, industry trade press, online media and industry analysts/consultants.

Rodrigo González – Benchmarking Specialist, Reviewer, and Editor: rodronat@gmail.com

Rodrigo González (aka “RodroG”) is an enthusiast gamer interested especially in shooter games, open world role playing games and software and hardware benchmarking. He is the author of the NVIDIA WHQL Driver Performance Benchmarks Series and founder and moderator of the r/allbenchmarks community on Reddit.

Contacts, News Submissions & Review Requests

We welcome news submissions from our readers and from vendors. Regular news and press releases may be sent to apoppin@babeltechreviews.com

Companies seeking information or interested in having their tech-related products reviewed should contact Mario or Mark at Mario@babeltechreviews.com or apoppin@babeltechreviews.com