Christopher Trout


Former Editor-in-Chief of independent quarterly Box Magazine, Christopher has written about Naomi Campbell's temper tantrums, America's most illustrious hustler and the coming of the robot apocalypse. He also spent six years working in the archives of photographer Bob Mizer, and contributed to various publications, including BUTT magazine and the Austin Chronicle. He got his start writing for the El Paso Times at the age of 16.


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It was the year of wearables, VR and 4K. It was the year of ridiculous IPOs and massive security breaches. It was also the year Engadget took a step back and took in the big picture. 2014 was full o...

December 30th 2014 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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The Christmas tree is kindling, the HoneyBaked ham is destined for two slices of white bread and, with any luck, you've already wiped your old devices to make way for new ones. For most of us, the a...

December 27th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Smartphones, tablets and laptops are standard fare in 2014, but living in an always-on world isn't just about the essentials. So this year, we looked beyond the gadgets that fit in your backpack or...

November 13th 2014 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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It's made you distrustful and toyed with your emotions and now a Staten Island Support Magistrate has deemed Facebook an acceptable vehicle for your legal woes. According to the New York Post, Grego...

September 18th 2014 at 10:16pm 0 Comments
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WARNING: This story contains references to the use of marijuana. Do not try this at home -- unless, of course, you're an adult living in a state or city where the use of such substances is legal or,...

September 18th 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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When it comes to putting computers on our bodies, everyone's an armchair Anna Wintour. Take a look at the comments on any story about wearable technology, just about anywhere. Ugly is in the eye of...

September 5th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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If you hadn't noticed, things are changing around here. No, we haven't figured out how to clone reporters (we're just really good at Photoshop), but we do have a new vision and we're looking for a f...

August 25th 2014 at 5:16pm 0 Comments