Podcast 149 – An Interview with Kate Russell

Podcast 149   An Interview with Kate Russell


Welcome to the Coolsmartphone Podcast episode 149.

In this Special Interview Episode John sits down with the popular and highly respected tech journalist Kate Russell, to discuss:

  • How Kate initially made the move into tech journalism.
  • The impact that Elite on the BBC Micro had on her life.
  • How the industry has changed for women and how it can change further.
  • The impact of social media on the industry.
  • What it feels like to be voted one of most influential women in IT

In this Episode Kate provides a fascinating insight into her career and how the rapid change in technology has impacted life.

All of us at CoolSmartPhone.com are extremely grateful to Kate for taking part in this weeks Podcast and we hope that you all enjoy this episode.

Useful Links:

  • In the episode John mentions that Kate has written a book set in the Elite Universe, entitled Elite: Mostly Harmless, to find out more information on the book click here.
  • For information on the DORIS voice pack click here.

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