Hi there! I'm a writer living in San Francisco. I moved here in 2010 to cover technology for the business desk of the San Francisco Chronicle, and later became a senior writer at CNET. In 2013 I joined The Verge, where I am a senior editor leading our coverage of Silicon Valley. CNewton.org is my personal blog, and I use it as a kind of rolling portfolio of the more substantive pieces I write.
Since 2008 I've kept a Tumblr about music, culture and criticism, reflecting my obsession with indie rock. These days, it's mostly reblogged GIFs — you can follow along over at Crumbler.
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