Hello, I am Chris Lentz a 33 year old technology blogger and web developer from Atlanta, Georgia. I work for Vert, a full-service digital marketing & advertising agency, specializing in mobile, social and emerging media platforms. My true passion's in life are technology, gadgets, web development, and movies. I started blogging back in September of 2007 for various technology news blogs.
After writing for various sites for a few months, I decided to launch ATLChris.com which is a technology and internet blog with a little bit of personal stuff tossed in! I blog about technology news, hardware and software reviews, web development, UI design, and personal rants and editorials!
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