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New York City
Executive Editor — CNET
As seen in:  Wall Street Journal, CNET
Covers:  Business Technology, Mobile Payments, Mobile Operating Systems, Apple Iphone, Wireless Carriers, Mobile, Apps, Smartphones, Wireless Chips, Tablets
Doesn't Cover: Enterprise, Pcs, Pc Chips, Storage

Executive editor for CNET News; hardcore USC Trojan and Lakers fan; perpetually sleepy; curator of annoying PR.

Roger Cheng's Biography

I'm the executive editor at CNET in charge of East Coast coverage and breaking news. I also cover mobile, which remains an area of intense interest to me. Before CNET, I spent nearly ten years covering tech at the Dow Jones Newswires and Wall Street Journal. When I'm not staring at a computer screen or hounding sources, I'm rooting for my beloved USC Trojans and LA Lakers ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Page designer for the San Gabriel Valley Tribune's Highlander weekly section.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Sep 01, 2014

My interview with the Synaptics CEO: Get ready for more smartphones with fingerprint readers via @CNET

Sep 01, 2014

Verrazano Bridge in the afternoon. Can't wait to get home and shower after a weekend camping! @…

Aug 30, 2014

RT @benfoxrubin: Our report on ALS patient Eric Valor (@surfiving) testing out brain-wave-reading tech @karashotcorner @emotiv @cnet

Aug 29, 2014

Okay, that's a wrap for the week. Can't wait to hit the woods for camping and offline unwinding!

Aug 29, 2014

@JohnLegere So I take it you'll be a no-show at the @CTIA CEO meeting, huh?

Aug 29, 2014

@PhoneDog_Cam I'm sure he would find someone else pretty quickly!

Aug 29, 2014

RT @noahkravitz: @RogerWCheng yeah, you don't want to miss Legere's live announcement of $0.99 off all Yo-Specific data...

Aug 29, 2014

But it's also put me in a tough position since I was supposed to go to CTIA.

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