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Chris O'Brien
Works at Los Angeles Times
Attended Duke University
Lives in Toulouse, France
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Sure. I mean, what's in it for Google, really?
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It's more likely European culture is more realistic than San Jose startup culture rather than a bunch of lazy bums. But where is a comparison of size and failure rate? So who knows. :(
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Reuters is reporting that analysts believe that Apple is cranking up its supply chain to build 20 million units of the Apple Watch this year. If correct, that number would dwarf the estimated 6.8 million total of all smartwatches sold in 2014.
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Well that's not politically correct...
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Ah, so this is what has been missing from the Google Hangout experience: Effects. 
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If you haven’t ordered yet, then we suggest you check out these takes on the Apple Watch to give yourself some additional perspective.
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Reporter. TV watcher. Father.
Employment
  • Los Angeles Times
    staff writer, 2012 - present
  • San Jose Mercury News
    Columnist, 1999 - 2012
  • The News & Observer
    Reporter, 1992 - 1999
  • The Kansas City Star (calendar editor)
    Freelance, calendar editor, 1991 - 1992
  • The St. Petersburg Times (intern)
    Intern, 1990 - 1990
  • The Land of Ahhhs (Hot Tubs)
    Hot Tub Delivery Engineer, 1989 - 1989
  • Telecheck
    Store code please, 1985 - 1987
  • Godfather's Pizza (A pizza you can't refuse)
    A pizza you can't refuse, 1986 - 1986
  • Dillard's (furniture delivery)
    Delivered furniture, 1987 - 1987
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Currently
Toulouse, France
Previously
Oakland, CA - San Francisco, CA - Durham, NC - Edinburgh, Scotland - Glasgow, Scotland - Durham, NC - Overland Park, KS - Schaumburg, IL - Chagrin Falls, OH - Wilmington, DE
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415-298-0207
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Oakland, CA
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reporter. TV watcher.
Introduction
I'm a staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, covering Apple and Silicon Valley. Avid Duke basketball fan. Father of 2. Husband of 1.
Education
  • Duke University
    1987 - 1991
  • Shawnees Mission South High School
    1984 - 1987
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Male
Birthday
December 9
Relationship
Married