Edward Cardenas

Edward Cardenas

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Edward Cardenas is a communicator who has worked on both sides of the notebook throughout Metro Detroit. Edward joined The Detroit News after graduating from Grand Valley State University. At The News he covered a variety of stories including high-profile court cases, environmental issues affecting Lake St. Clair, major sporting events including the Super Bowl and military stories from Selfridge Air National Guard Base – including a supersonic flight on an F-16.

Edward left the news and worked on the opposite side of the notebook by working as communications director for Congresswoman Candice Miller and press secretary for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing.

He returned to the writing side of journalism to help launch the hyper-local Patch network in Michigan. Edward was the founding editor for St. Clair Shores Patch and covered a variety of local, regional and national stories including the final space shuttle launch where he provided localized stories for Patch sites nationwide.

Edward joined WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Detroit in 2014, where he covers technology, development and new economy stories.

In his free time, Edward enjoys spending time with his family, taking in Detroit Tigers games and trying to put in a few miles of running when his schedule permits.

Domino's is now letting customers order pizzas from their smartwatches. (Source: Domino's)

Domino’s Offers Smart Watch Pizza Ordering

Pizza orders are just tap away on smartwatches through Domino’s new Pebble and Android Wear apps.

3 hours ago

The new Samsung Galaxy Edge 6 offers a curved design on both sides of the device. (Source: Samsung)

Samsung Previews New Galaxy Smart Phones

Samsung unveiled two new Galaxy smart phones which offer a new design, mobile pay and faster charging.

5 hours ago

Frieda and Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, 1931, oil on canvas, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Albert M. Bender Collection, Gift of Albert M. Bender © 2014 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. (Courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Prepares For Rivera-Kahlo Exhibit (Video)

The Detroit Institute of Arts will host Diego Rivera & Frida Kaholo in Detroit from March 15-July 12. The event is attracting international attention.

CBS Detroit–10 hours ago

Student from Detroiit's Academy of the Americas  toured the U-verse Networks Lab to see employees in training to install U-verse. (Source: AT&T)

Students Learn About STEM Through AT&T, GM And Samsung

Students from Detroit’s Academy of the Americas spent Friday interacting with professionals from AT&T, General Motors and Samsung through AT&T’s HACEMOS National High Technology Day.


Teams compete in the Recycle Rush event at FIRST Robotics in Michigan district competition at Southfield High School. ( By Edward Cardenas)

Student-Built Robots Compete in FIRST Robotics At Southfield High School (Video)

More than 40 teams from across the state competed Friday in the initial day of competition of the FIRST Robotics in Michigan district event at Southfield High School.


Downtown Detroit's First National Building. Photo by Mikerussell Wikipedia.

Thrill Seekers Can Rappel Down A Detroit Landmark This Spring For Charity

Thrill seekers can rappel down the side of First National Building in Detroit this spring for charity.


File photo. (Credit: iStock)

Southwest Adds Non-Stop Detroit To Dallas Love Field Flight

Southwest Airlines will provide the first non-stop flight between Detroit Metropolitan Airport and Dallas Love Field starting Aug. 9.


(credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules

A vote Thursday by the FCC will regulate the Internet and treat all traffic equally.


The Uber app is seen on a smartphone (credit: QUIQUE GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Uber Expands Driver Recruitment Efforts To Military, Other Professionals

Uber is looking to hire new drivers from a variety of backgrounds to keep up with growth in ridership.


Apple is expected to release the Apple Watch in 2015. (Source: Apple)

Apple Announces Media Event, Possible Watch Reveal

Apple has sent out invitations to a March 9 event in California which may provide insight and details about the new Apple Watch.

CBS Detroit–02/26/2015



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