Journalist, BBC News
Rory is the BBC’s expert on trends in new technology, and how the web is changing our lives. He became a Technology Correspondent after many years reporting on business for the BBC, and he sees it as his role to communicate the excitement and importance of the fast-changing digital world to a non-specialist audience.
He is the author of Dot Bomb, an account of the companies and characters behind Britain’s short-lived dot com bubble.
Peer & Former Cabinet Minister
Professor of Computer and Information Sciences, Northumbria University
MP & Former Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries
Vice-Principal of King's College London and Trustee of the V & A Museum
Portfolio Chair & Entrepreneur