Stefanie Fogel

Stefanie Fogel



University of Central Florida


Video games


Android gaming

iPad apps


  • Wrote news stories for popular tech site Engadget.
  • 9+ years experience covering the video game industry for various online publications.
  • 15 years experience in local television news as a studio technician and web producer.


Stefanie Fogel is a former Lifewire writer who's spent nearly a decade writing about the video game industry for websites like Variety, Rolling Stone, Polygon, PC Gamer, GamesBeat, and more. She's also contributed to technology site Engadget. Before recently transitioning into freelance full-time, she had a long career in television news as a studio technician and web producer, where she operated technical equipment during live broadcasts and wrote/edited content for the station's website.


Stefanie received a bachelor's in Radio/TV from the University of Central Florida.

A Message from Stefanie Fogel

I've loved technology since my parents gave me my first computer (a Commodore 64) in the 1980s. I want to share that passion with others.

Lifewire and Dotdash

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