Samantha Murphy Kelly is an American journalist based in New York, New York . She is tech editor at CNN , where she helps oversee daily tech coverage and writes news stories and features related to consumer and lifestyle tech.   
Prior to joining CNN, Kelly was the deputy tech editor at Mashable . In addition to editing, she oversaw the company's Snapchat Discover presence and wrote stories and features on a variety of topics, including wearable tech, health and fitness gadgets, smart home, social media and entertainment. 
She married Christopher Sean Kelly in July 2013.