James cook

James Cook

Special correspondent, The Telegraph

Location icon United Kingdom

Previously: Technology editor at Business Insider UK, contributing editor at The Daily Dot, deputy editor at The Kernel.

jamesliamcook@gmail.com / 07462607105

Portfolio
The Telegraph
10/07/2018
Russian hackers targeted Cancer Research UK and other British businesses

Cancer Research UK has been targeted by the Russian hackers behind cyber attacks on British Airways and Ticketmaster which saw 400,000 customers' data stolen, the Sunday Telegraph had learned. Magecart, an anonymous Russian group of cyber criminals, tried to steal the card details of people in the UK who had brought items through the cancer charity's online gift shop, according to cybersecurity experts at consultancy RiskIQ.

The Telegraph
07/08/2018
The Grammy-nominated tech founder tackling online piracy

Andy Chatterley, founder of UK-headquartered technology start-up MUSO, knew that he wanted to start a business in the music industry, but it was only when his wife's album leaked online days before its release that he realised he could make a business around piracy.

Business Insider
03/10/2018
Second Home's founders have global ambitions for their office empire

Workspace company Second Home is expanding its office empire to include a new space for corporates in Clerkenwell, London. Second Home launched its first office space in east London in 2014 and made its name with colourful offices that feature glass walls and plants.

Business Insider
10/05/2017
The 100 coolest people in UK tech

I set up Business Insider's definitive annual rankings of the UK tech scene, with 2017's edition launched in an event at the Gherkin.

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