So that you can keep the conversation going, here’s a little bit more about our 25 Social Reviewers. We’ve included their top social media venues, a photo or avatar, and the angle each reviewer will take when putting the device through its paces.


Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Arnold Aranez

Arnold Aranez

Point of View:
Social Networking Maven, Tech Blogger, Gamer, Prosumer, Corporate, Entrepreneur, Business User.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Wolf Cocklin

Wolf Cocklin

Point of View:
Social Networker, Photography, Geo Awareness.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Stephen Collins

Stephen Collins

Point of View:
comms guy, business person, social media geek.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Sameer Cooshna

Sameer Cooshna

Point of View:
An avid Android Platform user.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Damian Damjanovski

Damian Damjanovski

Point of View:
Geek Power User & Gadget Nerd.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Jacky Fan

Jacky Fan

Point of View:
I can’t nail myself down in one category as I take on quite a lot of stuff in one go so read on for the long answer!.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Andrew Gillett

Andrew Gillett

Point of View:
Blogger and Tweeter.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Casey Glass

Casey Glass

Point of View:
Digital Strategist.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Elly Hart

Elly Hart

Point of View:
Social networking and information junkie.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Xavier Ho

Xavier Ho

Point of View:
Student meets Programmer meets Artist. An interesting blend, hm? If you see my website, you’ll know what I mean by what I do. Oh, and throw in a bit of gamer…. maybe by 50%.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - David Jackmanson

David Jackmanson

Point of View:
Heavy social media user, mobile journalism student.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Jason Jordan

Jason Jordan

Point of View:
Technology Commentator / Tech Guru / IT Specialist.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Monique Kleine

Monique Kleine

Point of View:
A cross between a social networking regular and general consumer user.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Michael Konarzewski

Michael Konarzewski

Point of View:
Medium home business user (internet, email, phone calls, work) and music lover (about 8 hours a day of listening).

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Kat Mayo

Kat Mayo

Point of View:
Blogger, Twitter addict, Voracious reader.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Buzz Moody

Buzz Moody

Point of View:
My point of view is that of someone extremely familiar with Android Devices, I’ve been into them since the release of the HTC Dream.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Susan Moore

Susan Moore

Point of View:
I’m an average consumer who loves shiny gadgets and social media. I have just made a seachange to work remotely in rural Tasmania. I’ve worked in PR in the technology industry for 15+ years, but don’t consider myself a tech guru by any means.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Review - Share This

David Olsen

Point of View:
ex – app developer, average consumer, social networking maven, blogger, gamer etc.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Helen Perris

Helen Perris

Point of View:
Small business/Social networking

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Mark Pesce

Mark Pesce

Point of View:
Probably half-way between ‘hard core mobile developer’ and ‘social media guru’.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Chris Rowland

Chris Rowland

Point of View:
I’m 28, I’m a JP, and I love blogging/twittering/etc about politics, tech, and life in Sydney.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Stilgherrian

Stilgherrian

Point of View:
Technically-proficient geek, writer and broadcaster who’s extremely demanding of his communication tools.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Daniel Vuckovic

Daniel Vuckovic

Point of View:
Web and App developer. Avid gamer.

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Michael Wheatland

Michael Wheatland

Point of View:
Chemical Engineer (Professional End User)

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Telstra HTC Desire Social Reviewer - Chelsea Woods

Chelsea Woods

Point of View:
Social media addict.

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