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New York City
CNET — Executive Editor
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, or absorbed in ... Read Full Bio →

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?

Jul 24, 2014

RT @sethr: How popular is @comixology DRM-free? CEO tells me that less than 1 hr after announcement, Submit publishers have activated it for readers

Jul 24, 2014

RT @qhardy: MTs @jguynn Zuckerberg is $1.6 b. richer ... @Forbes Bezos lost $3 b. in an hour- $AMZN

Jul 24, 2014

Amazon shares now down more than 10%. Investors really don't like the weaker forecast for Q3.

Jul 24, 2014

Amazon CFO on the early performance of the Fire Phone: "Not a lot I can help you with."

Jul 24, 2014

RT @greene: Amazon CFO says company will spend $100 mil in "original content" for Amazon Prime Instant Video in the third quarter.

Jul 24, 2014

I want to watch tihs NOW: Ridley Scott's live-action 'Halo: Nightfall' trailer lands at Comic-Con via @CNET

Jul 24, 2014

@rachelking And we're not even talking about Amazon's results!

Jul 24, 2014

There sure are a lot of awkward pauses with Amazon's conference call today...

Jul 24, 2014

RT @BryFitz: One reason for the big drop in Amazon stock: Forecasts much bigger operating loss next quarter. via @WSJ

Jul 24, 2014

Did Amazon spread itself too thin? It launched a phone, tv box, music service, book service, Sunday delivery, and more in Q2.

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