Technology Writer, Podcaster & Consultant,
Author & ex-BBC Technology Correspondent
Former BBC Technology Correspondent, now technology writer, podcaster and consultant.
During his tenure, Rory's role at the BBC was to expand coverage of new media and telecoms, and the cultural impact of the Internet.
Rory was the BBCs Technology Correspondent from 2007-2021. During this time he evaluated the growth of websites and internet companies including the rise of Google and Wikipedia and online retailing.
After the dot com crash of 2000, he wrote the book Dot.bomb. He has covered issues such as Black Wednesday, the BCCI scandal and Marks and Spencer's competition troubles.
Starting his BBC career as a researcher on the Leeds edition of Look North, he then worked in the London TV newsroom for three years before getting his first on-screen role at BBC Wales.
He later transferred to London and became the business and economics correspondent, appearing on The Money Programme between 1990 and 1992.
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