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Daniel Cooper

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After training to be an Intellectual Property lawyer, Dan abandoned a promising career in financial services to sit at home and play with gadgets. He lives in Norwich with his wife, his books and far too many opinions on British TV comedy. One day, if he's very, very lucky, he'll live out his dre...

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Jun 29, 2017

Wait, the BBC is offering up preview copies of The Doctor Falls? If anyone has a Previews login they'd be willing to share I will pay.

Jun 29, 2017

Hence the constant can-kicking and obfuscation, desperate not to anger their master but also not giving him what he wants directly.

Jun 29, 2017

I wonder if moderate tories know how lethal Fox buying Sky outright would be, but can't fight it because they're so in hock to Murdoch.

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Only as a kid.

How is social media changing news?

In every way possible, from delivery all the way through to receipt. For instance, a Reddit user who worked for Oculus (unwittingly) revealed the merger deal months before the announcement. Most breaking news stories now are shared first on Twitter before a verified story is published, and while that means that there are a lot of hoaxes and misinformation at the beginning of an event, it’s also far more immediate than we’ve ever been used to.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email, always.