Chris Burns

Fergus Falls, Minnesota, USA
Minneapolis School Of Art And Design
Electronics, Smartphones, Graphic Design, Street Art, Gaming
  • Chris Burns is Senior News Editor for SlashGear.
  • He has worked with SlashGear for over a decade, as a writer, reporter, photographer, and editor, reporting both remotely, and on-location (NYC, Barcelona, Las Vegas, LA, SF, etc.) for day-to-day news, product launches, and major events.
  • Conducting in-hand reviews of a wide variety of consumer tech products (smartphones, computers, etc) has given Chris an intimate working knowledge of the hardware and software that run the consumer technology industry.


Chris is a perpetual explorer of technology, design, and art. He attended the Minneapolis College of Art and Design for graphic design and began working in tech writing and reporting immediately after graduation with the conceptual industrial design publication Yanko Design. He joined SlashGear in 2010, jumping immediately into field reporting, product reviews, and tech news. His steadfast dedication to quality production of content with SlashGear affords him the spare time to maintain a multidisciplinary artist alter-ego by the name of World Famous Design Junkies.


Chris attended the Minneapolis School of Art and Design where he received a BFA in Graphic Design.
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