Chris Middleton


Chris Middleton is one of the UK's leading business and technology journalists, an experienced public speaker, the author of several books on digital media, and the editor of (and contributor to) more than 50 non-fiction books. Chris specialises in robotics, AI, the IoT, and automation, along with cloud technologies, business strategy, and leadership. He is the former editor of Computing and Computer Business Review, among other titles, has written for the Guardian, the BBC, Computer Weekly, and the Times, among others, and is a contributing editor to diginomica, Computing, and Hack & Craft News. Unusually, Chris owns two humanoid robots, which he hires out to events, companies, and schools – one, Stanley Qubit, has become a TV and radio star. Under a pseudonym, Chris is a professional musician and producer, with several songs receiving national and local radio/TV airplay. He is also a designer, photographer, and painter.