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Roger Cheng Verified

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?

Oct 01, 2014

Facebook apologizes to gay community, alters identity policy via @CNET @iansherr

Oct 01, 2014

RT @dcseifert: @rogerwcheng that's because it doesn't cost them anything. they can have a "war" without affecting their ARPU or bottom line.

Oct 01, 2014

The US wireless carriers are engaged not in a price war, but a data war, giving more consumers capacity for the same price.

Oct 01, 2014

@brianbaumley That's the cheapest plan that's affected by the promotion. Thanks for the tip.

Oct 01, 2014

Right on the heels of Sprint: Verizon gets in on the double data action with own promotion via @CNET

Oct 01, 2014

Sprint keeps up the pressure, doubles AT&T's double-the-data promotion via @CNET

Sep 30, 2014

RT @sethr: Here's seven privacy settings that @zackwhittaker thinks you ought to change on iOS 8…

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