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Chris Welch @chriswelch Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Editor @Verge. DMs open. welch@theverge.com Signal: 845-445-8455 #voxunion

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@CitizenEldar Those two, and they also support Samsung’s Scalable codec.Gonna test multipoint further over the weekend. Check out yesterday's review for a rundown on the improvements So… https://t.co/xufRWkSOf1Sony has already pushed out an update with bug fixes for the 1000XM4's multipoint / simultaneous pairing with two d… https://t.co/JUmhxJkjPX
8/7
2020
This is too good. YouTuber walks around Shibuya like it’s a video game. https://t.co/lMRzIk1o7O
Retweeted by Chris Welch @MikeIsaac And Messenger, which they have had to actively de-bloat over the last couple years — and they’ve highlig… https://t.co/l0ruD9udAUNew from me: Samsung spent a LOT of time talking about its various partnerships with Microsoft during yesterday’s e… https://t.co/prFf5fWfP0
Retweeted by Chris WelchI’m not done Sony just announced its 1000XM4 noise-canceling headphones. I’ve been testing those, too. They look i… https://t.co/N9od4uT2Ok @DurvidImel @verge love the @AndroidAuth shots by @KatzGame!I reviewed Samsung’s brand new Galaxy Buds Live — and yes, I went there for the lead photo. They’re forever the G… https://t.co/WztVwRP4pf
8/6
2020
Well then. https://t.co/NDsI7WPnbOWhat’s with the thumbnail? Why are video editors picking images that reinforce this narrative of Joe being old and… https://t.co/eruErNPqKP
8/5
2020
@grabbyelle CongratsIt’s amazing how bad Apple is at showcasing the iMac’s nano-texture matte finish on the website. What are people… https://t.co/Blg1nqXrECApple is not interested in buying TikTok https://t.co/qby5EaIAkK https://t.co/yC4MBfXKDP
Retweeted by Chris WelchI demand to see the 4K version that surely exists. https://t.co/zdY3vZhk2t🤥 https://t.co/1ftduprRLMIf this doesn’t make your blood boil.... https://t.co/aY6o4QwFaU
8/4
2020
The Xbox store is way bloated and a genuine chore to browse. Looks like Microsoft is finally getting it right wit… https://t.co/9DeTSowcdxThe XFL reincarnation was already pretty decent. You make The Rock the face of the league (at least in the beginn… https://t.co/RbUdlH5q43I AM HERE FOR IT. https://t.co/0lNUPV9Yl8
8/3
2020
Gonna miss this little office area at my current apartment, which I just photographed so the landlords could show i… https://t.co/t3SijDMsxMYesterday. https://t.co/kSaoF94UpuFrom pool report: “Trump made clear he was not in favor of a deal to let a US company buy TikTok’s American operati… https://t.co/1IYoTecGpA
8/1
2020
Since today is my last day at the Verge, it felt like a good time to talk about some of the work I am most proud of… https://t.co/IuRR29EeP3
Retweeted by Chris WelchMicrosoft buying TikTok would be…. uh… quite something. https://t.co/R64c2FzJGlSeems bad. We’re inviting the reinforcements to come for the rescue operation. https://t.co/Y4ugNUN3KXI’m still sad Google gave up on dual-booting Pixelbooks that could fully run Windows. https://t.co/pXq4yoeDbe
7/31
2020
Sonic is doing how-to videos for Apple now. These are hard times for everybody. https://t.co/3VpoQBy1z5As best I can tell, the last iPhone to ship in October — if you don’t count the X, which came later than the 8/8 Plus — was the iPhone 4S.“I said in my remarks that a year ago we launched new iPhone in late September. And I said that this year, the supp… https://t.co/ZAtXxRYhXpYet again on today’s Apple earnings call, the company is pushing expectations for new iPhones — at least in terms o… https://t.co/wxTdunOTBMVader got done dirty in his WWE run. Also, HBK was a jerk in this match. https://t.co/ckRZqIkVgI @JoannaStern Can thankfully be turned off in settings, though you’ve got to do it for all accounts individually.I hope this email finds you overwhelmed by the bad — somehow to a greater degree each day https://t.co/aCGDCBWl2L
7/30
2020
https://t.co/ApgQ8dSZlqFeel like a tarp/sun cover out here in the middle of blazing NYC summer wouldn’t be the worst thing. https://t.co/9cwLnWdFl4 @julien @reneritchie Looked like a pretty standard medical temperature gun. They just point it at your forehead.Just got my temperature check outside the Apple Store. Life has changed. https://t.co/YHzX0luxkK @bergmayer Double checking that! I might’ve meant to put auto-switching there
7/29
2020
Really enjoyed this video from @alexdobie laying out the controversy around Samsung's Exynos/Qualcomm split. https://t.co/FW8LNFjP57Notable to see Apple confirming a point I’ve been trying to make: the company believes it is entitled to *all* comm… https://t.co/gDFVa1e2JX
Retweeted by Chris WelchI don’t think anyone’s ever stepped to the occasion at SummerSlam quite like Bret Hart. https://t.co/cgHIi3opPy Th… https://t.co/pT7wAn24lRThen again I can’t even ride a bike. So It was always just a dream to me.Revel was never going to last. At least not in the way it existed until today. https://t.co/M2njUEwEAd Looks fun,… https://t.co/NendYljW8wAll of these places could have been saved, as could, in theory, all the ones that will close in the months to come.… https://t.co/t3OopE9gDZ
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7/28
2020
Challenge NOT accepted. I wrote about how the black and white selfie challenge is basically meaningless and doesn't… https://t.co/chAKkhuBsJ
Retweeted by Chris WelchIs this person okay https://t.co/tudBgqEf2MGarmin only says that "we do not expect any material impact to our operations or financial results because of this outage.”Garmin confirms it was the victim of a cyber attack that “encrypted some of our systems” and caused a lengthy outag… https://t.co/gxIi7c7KJv.@andrumarino and i are raising money for the @FLRightsRestore! we’re selling special colored cassettes of our most… https://t.co/pB1goydSUQ
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7/27
2020
Many are intrigued by the Mad About You reunion but no one has ever watched a Spectrum Original https://t.co/KGameBqmzw @DanielWill1409 @GLKCreative I don’t know how to unhide. But be nice to each other out there!The owners of a laundry shop in central Taiwan have become Instagram stars for posing in garments left behind https://t.co/jSg6aSQ6kP
Retweeted by Chris WelchWow look at that marvelous photo. Follow me on Instagram. @chriswelch (Also follow The Verge too, maybe.)… https://t.co/fdtE5fSIaXmy iPhone 11 Pro Max sounds so bad when playing music through the loudspeaker. legitimately unsure whether it was a… https://t.co/DaUkTwRnNEWe're 100 days away from Election Day and there is too much at stake to sit this one out. Now's a good time to make… https://t.co/fgxPs3I077
Retweeted by Chris Welch @135Sammiek @therealmattyfo @jiveDurkey It happened but this wasn't the guy. That was Charles Ingram.Still listening to Exile an embarrassing number of times every day
7/26
2020
All day long I’ve had a phantom DM notification and it’s maddening. Nothing unread anywhere, including requests. https://t.co/4hTHGwlkw1“Someone will hit a homerun into a crowd with cardboard cutouts of fans — no actual people — and hit a dog.” You’d… https://t.co/cqQceQPxD3Dear lord. Get rid of it. https://t.co/u6YXFn4dKzI will always remember how much respect Regis Philbin showed to the wrestling world. I grew up watching Regis and K… https://t.co/diWum8TabP
Retweeted by Chris WelchI hope to never hear this stupid song again after the election. https://t.co/q7msgVZDVD @chlvrstwrs Just in-app.Rdio lives on. https://t.co/kZyjtoU6HzPretty colors > Spotify’s dumb looping videos. https://t.co/D3wHH8sXQbLegitimately one of my favorite iOS 14 things is the new Now Playing screen in the Music app. Very cool that the al… https://t.co/ZRUmTuiR5K
7/25
2020
We've raised over $10K so far - THANK YOU! 🎉 Let's keep the donations rolling in so we can keep the grocery delive… https://t.co/jc6P2eIghR
Retweeted by Chris WelchWe’re gonna need a @joecoscarelli / NYT Diary of a Song on how Folklore came together.👎👎👎 https://t.co/6U4hlmzoJOThe app description now says that ambient sound is available on the Galaxy Buds+ only, while noise cancellation is… https://t.co/a2gvI9sT3XI’m still confused about what’s going on with these things. Those clearly look like silicone ear tips in the batter… https://t.co/qwzTKkCcAKWhoops. Samsung got ahead of itself with updating the Galaxy Buds app. It just confirmed the Galaxy Buds Live name… https://t.co/j0wmhCUvGIPitchfork gonna give this at least a 9Folklore. Of course I skipped to the song with Bon Iver. Now for the rest... Spotify: https://t.co/8XpQMvnp9R App… https://t.co/HHlXoThjHZ
7/24
2020
For $79, OnePlus still managed to include a few niceties like: - Auto-pause when an earbud is removed - Fast Pair… https://t.co/sVNDvaB7ScI’ve got the, er, divisive Nord Blue OnePlus Buds on me right now if you’ve got any questions not answered in the r… https://t.co/qJSZJluwXz @ylitvinenko @backlon @JonPorty You often agree to these things even just by using a product. What a world.I reviewed the OnePlus Buds. If the goal was to make more affordable AirPods for people that use the company’s pho… https://t.co/U09Nt4V53whttps://t.co/WN1YAvSPxh
7/21
2020
"I don't believe in that ... masks cause problems too" -- Trump on possibility of a national mask mandate (masks do… https://t.co/OiIPneEPfU
Retweeted by Chris WelchSome news: I just learned that 7/31 is my last day at @verge bc of the pandemic. Thankful I got to work with an in… https://t.co/NAgnNzT7Lg
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7/19
2020
A lot of people at Vox Media/New York who did way better work than A*drew S*llivan—and not just on the editorial si… https://t.co/n6n0Kq3c7y
Retweeted by Chris WelchNo one’s ever going to say they look anything like AirPods. https://t.co/rTzqiFw3eB
7/17
2020
Michael has been a critical part of the reviews operation at The Verge for years, and he also ran our store among c… https://t.co/I9vzqJg5As
7/16
2020
if you get popular on you tube you make $100000 a month. if you get popular on twitter you get your shit caved in by robbers every day
Retweeted by Chris WelchIf you bought the Echo Buds for someone else — they were on sale a lot over the holidays — Amazon is asking that you give them a heads up.Props to @journeydan for spotting the email. An Amazon spokesperson tells me "the update makes the device more eff… https://t.co/9VviRw2yoEAmazon is emailing Echo Buds owners and urging them to update software to avoid a “potential safety risk." I’ve as… https://t.co/JZrgdsJh8D
7/15
2020
I have never heard a @POTUS deliver as nakedly political speech from the Rose Garden. It started as an official an… https://t.co/88b8lBLPiO
Retweeted by Chris WelchThis is truly one of the most incoherent Trump “press conferences” ever.Report: This Article Something To Look At For Few Minutes While Your Life Slips Away From You… https://t.co/rta2CK3Xxi
Retweeted by Chris WelchFinally there’s a synchronized Netflix viewing app for people that want to watch ON THEIR TV. Made by.... Caavo,… https://t.co/wNHO3fk33D
7/14
2020
@JoannaStern Poor Webex.Google tends to *just tweet it* after mistakes like this. So I wonder if we’ll get a fuller look at the Pixel 4A at… https://t.co/NirJoPBf6aHere’s my review of the Sony Xperia 1 II smartphone. Sony has finally figured out the right formula for its Xperia… https://t.co/UvUmFN5Wvr
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7/13
2020
Uh oh. https://t.co/YQNx4vDxq1What? It’s July 11th. https://t.co/UR20uvngUD @reneritchie You’ll hear OnePlus but there’s often some technical display issue that goes unnoticed during reviews. Crushed blacks, etc @reneritchie Does it have to be 120? The Pixel 4 XL was pretty good after they smoothed it out with some updates.… https://t.co/L9LpyK9FOP
7/11
2020

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