Chris is Engadget's senior mobile editor and moonlights as a professional moment ruiner. His early years were spent taking apart Sega consoles and writing awful fan fiction. That passion for electronics and words would eventually lead him to covering startups of all stripes at TechCrunch. The first phone he ever swooned over was the Nokia 7610, because man, those curves.
Alcatel crams flagship features into its affordable smartphones
18:9 screens and dual cameras don't have to cost a fortune.
Google Assistant will get support for Routines 'in the coming weeks'
Deeper smartphone integrations are coming soon, too.
MWC 2018: What to expect from the world’s biggest phone show
This year is quieter in some ways, and bigger in others.
Spotify’s hardware ambitions seem like a risky distraction
Few companies make great gadgets the first time without any experience.
The WyzeCam gets a smarter sequel that still costs only $20
It'll highlight objects in motion, and it sort of plays nice with Alexa.
Essential’s Amazon-exclusive phone comes with Alexa onboard
The Halo Gray model goes for $449, much less than those limited editions.
Essential's PH-1 phone is getting new limited edition colors
They just might hold you over until the Essential 2 shows up.
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen review: Solid stylus, so many compromises
It sounds great on paper, but the reality is far from perfect.
Apple HomePod review: A great speaker that’s not so smart
The company's first smart speaker sounds great, but is that enough?