Brian X. Chen (@bxchen )

Brian X. Chen



Bio Lead consumer technology writer and author of the Tech Fix column for @nytimes. Putting out fires and starting new ones every week.
Location San Francisco, CA
Tweets 775
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Account created 12-04-2008 04:25:53
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Twitter Web Client : saschasegan If the screen is larger it becomes more difficult to reach for things while holding in one hand, even if the body is the same size. The Plus models were always too big for one hand though.

Twitter Web Client : With the XS and XS Max measuring 5.8 and 6.5 inches, chances are your next iPhone will be much larger than your current one. Question is whether Apple will add more features like Reachability to improve one-handed use. The 6 (and older) was optimal for one hand.

Twitter Web Client : A larger screen on the Apple Watch Series 4 probably isn't a compelling reason to upgrade from a Series 2 or 3, but a nice jump from a Series 1, which is looking sluggish these days.

Twitter Lite : This time around I’m unsure how much the new iPhones will cost. I’d place bets on about $749, $949 and $1,049 for the three models. Anyway, here’s how to shave the costs of your next upgrade nytimes.com/2018/09/11/tec…

Twitter Lite : Sometimes I wish I were into sports because the Serena Williams stuff right now really does seem exciting

Twitter Lite : Obama on the NYT op-ed:
"That’s not how our democracy’s supposed to work. These people aren’t elected...They’re not doing us a service by actively promoting 90 % of the crazy stuff that’s coming out of this White House, and saying, ‘Don’t worry, we’re preventing the other 10%.’”

Twitter Web Client : Breaking: My corgi Max is an influencer and a foodie. If you need a lifter upper today, follow his epic quest to eat all the foods on Instagram instagram.com/p/BnWsIFYgs_6/…