Charged is an independent writing about the intersection technology and the impact it has on the world. We publish a blog, daily briefing, weekly newsletter and more, designed to save you time and get you up to date without the…
…need to keep up with noisy tech sites—or wade through advertising.
This site started as a fun side project in 2014, and grew more than 300% every year since then from little more than word mouth. Now, Charged has evolved into an independent blog, briefing, newsletter and podcast, which reaches over 200,000 unique readers and listeners each month.
Who started Charged? This site was founded by Owen Williams, a journalist and developer who previously worked as an editor at The Next Web before breaking off and starting something that was focused on the reader.
We’re all about making technology accessible for everyone, with our readers coming from many backgrounds: venture capitalists, high school teachers, mechanics, accountants, software engineers, designers and more.