My work combines very different passions, ones I’ve had all my life.

Not only do I nurture a keen interest in science and technology (computing in particular), but I also have a love of writing. I combine them by writing about science and technology, both the fundamentals and the state of the art.

I get my kicks by looking at well-worn issues from a new angle, or by making people enthusiastic about topics they might never before have considered. There are fascinating stories to tell within any subject if you look hard enough.

I also like to help people make sense of the latest trends in these fast-moving areas and explain how they affect our lives and our society.

My background puts me in a prime position to do this: