About David McClelland
Hello, I’m David McClelland. I report, write and talk about technology on television and the internet.
I am resident technology expert for BBC One Rip Off Britain championing consumer rights and cyber-safety. I regularly talk and report for the likes of ITV Good Morning Britain, BBC Watchdog, Channel 4 News, BBC News Channel, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5live and CNN giving my take on breaking cyber crime and consumer technology news stories. I am co-host of mobile technology show Planet of the Apps on Ginx TV and Challenge TV.
As a print and online journalist I write for titles including The Metro, International Business Times, Wired, Computer Weekly, TechRadar and CNET.
For The Gadget Show Live I am regular host of The HUB Theatre, reviewing the latest in wearable technology or smartphones and tablets, and produced shows such as World’s Coolest Cameras and Smartphone Creativity; I’ve also championed start-ups, inventors and their inventions as host of the Gadget Show Live British Inventor of the Year. Other live work includes hosting and speaking at conferences and summits including Technology Entrepreneurs Week, Meet the Future, RE.WORK Future Technology and IT Leaders’ Forum and with brands including IBM, SAP, Adobe, Kaspersky Lab, O2 and Audi.
A professional member of the Chartered Institute for IT, I began my career in technology in the mid-‘90s at Reuters in London. In a career taking me around the world I’ve worked on major projects with blue-chip financial services corporations, local and central government and even the defence industry.
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London, October 2015.