Search - List of Books by Ben Hammersley

Ben Hammersley (born 3 April 1976 in Leicester, England) is a British internet technologist, journalist, and broadcaster, currently based in London, England.

He is Editor at Large of Conde Nast's Wired UK magazine, Director of Digital at Six Creative, Principal of Dangerous Precedent. and Director of Campus Party USA. He is also a freelance reporter for the BBC, and a consultant to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Hammersley previously worked as the first Internet reporter for The Times, where he was shortlisted for one of the British Press Awards, and as a reporter for The Guardian and the UK arm of MSN. During his early career, he specialised in technology journalism. Hammersley often reported from dangerous countries, including Iran and Afghanistan. After travelling undercover to interview the Burmese opposition leader and Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi in 1999, Hammersley simultaneously moved toward war correspondence and technological innovation - reporting from war zones and writing technical book for publishers such as O'Reilly Media. He is credited with inventing the word 'podcasting', leading on to 'podcast' and 'podcasts', in 2004.

At his geekyoto conference, in Summer 2008, it was announced that he was acting as a consultant at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, although the exact nature of his work there is shrouded in secrecy.

In July 2011, Hammersley will be the director of the first USA edition of the Campus Party conference.

Hammersley is a Fellow of the RSA, and a member of the Savage Club and Frontline Club, and the Transatlantic Network 2020.

Family and Education   more �

Life and Work   more �

Bibliography   more �

This author page uses material from the Wikipedia article "Ben Hammersley", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Total Books: 10
Approaching the Future 64 Things You Need to Know Now for Then
64 Things You Need to Know Now for Then How to Face the Dig
Hacking GMail
2005 - Hacking Gmail [ExtremeTech] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764596117
ISBN-10: 076459611X
Genre: Computers & Technology
  ?

Literatur und Medizin
2005 - Literatur Und Medizin (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783525210185
ISBN-10: 3525210183
  ?

Hacking Movable Type
2005 - Hacking Movable Type [ExtremeTech] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764574993
ISBN-10: 076457499X
Genre: Computers & Technology
  ?

Developing Feeds with RSS and Atom
2005 - Developing Feeds with Rss and Atom (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780596008819
ISBN-10: 0596008813
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
  ?

Blogging Hacks
2003 - Blogging Hacks (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780596005412
ISBN-10: 0596005415
  ?

Content Syndication with RSS
2003 - Content Syndication with Rss (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780596003838
ISBN-10: 0596003838
Genres: Computers & Technology, Science & Math
  ?

Octet
Octet (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780297852339
ISBN-10: 0297852337
  ?

A Smart Guide to Utopia 111 Inspiring Ideas for a Better City
A Smart Guide to Utopia 111 Inspiring Ideas for a Better City (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788461577293
ISBN-10: 8461577299
  ?