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Here is a little story that I wrote recently for the excellent GeekDad column on Wired UK about a how a smart present I received from my mum and dad for my 6th birthday has helped to shape the rest my life.
Perhaps there’s a lesson in here somewhere for present purchasing parents. No pressure…
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I am a journalist, TV presenter and consumer champion working in TV, print and online.
My beat includes consumer technology, mobile and telecoms; cybersecurity, cybercrime and online scams; online media, video and photography.
Resident digital consumer champion on BBC1 Rip Off Britain, I also lift the lid on cyberscams for BBC Watchdog, am a regular tech expert on ITV Good Morning Britain, a reporter for BBC1 Right on the Money and present Challenge TV tech show Planet of the Apps.
As a journalist I've written and reported for national print, online and specialist outlets including The Metro, International Business Times, TechRadar, CNET, Wired and Computer Weekly and regularly pop up on BBC News, local and national radio, CNN, C4 News, 5 News giving my take on breaking tech news stories.
See more of what I get up to in my About David page.
Here is a selection of the events I’m speaking at and shows I’m working on over the coming weeks:
30 Sep-11 Oct 2019 - Rip Off Britain Season 11, BBC1 9.15am
14-18 Oct 2019 - Rip Off Britain LIVE, BBC1 9.15am
4-7 Nov 2019 - CPhI Worldwide, Frankfurt
17-21 Nov 2019 - Dubai Air Show TV, UAE
22-28 Nov 2019 - CPhI India, New Delhi
3 Dec 2019 - VideoTech Innovation Awards, London
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