Chris Morris

Contributing Writer

Chris Morris is one of the leading technology experts in the United States, having covered consumer technology and the video game industry since 1996, offering analysis of news and trends and breaking several major stories.. He regularly contributes to national outlets including Fortune Magazine (and its digital operations),, Voice of America and Common Sense Media and contributes to dozens of other national publications. Chris is also a veteran financial journalist with more than 30 years of experience, more than half of which were spent with some of the Internet’s biggest sites, including, where he was Director of Content Development, and Yahoo! Finance, where he was managing editor.

He has appeared on several national and international broadcasts, including The CBS Evening News, CNN, CNBC, CNN Headline News, and CNN International and is a frequent radio commentator. Chris has also served as a judge for the E3 Critics Awards and sat on the Board of Advisors for Spike TV’s Video Game Awards Show.

In addition to his activities as a broadcaster, writer, reporter and editor, Chris is also a frequent panel moderator and speaker at major conferences, including South by Southwest, the Consumer Electronics Show, Digital Hollywood and the Ziff Davis Electronic Gaming Summit.

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