RGT research

I wrote a piece for eGaming Review on the RGT research, which  went into their most recent issue in the form of a shorter interview. I didn’t want to publish it here until the magazine was out, for obvious reasons, so if you wondered why I didn’t write anything on the topic at the time, …


Revenge porn and Brooks Newmark

Revenge porn is about to become a criminal offence, punishable by up to two years in prison. As the Guardian reports, ‘there has been mounting political pressure to outlaw the practice of humiliating former lovers by posting intimate pictures of them online.’ But the front page of the Sun on Sunday is fine, presumably? Because what is the difference between revenge …


Barry Davies on MOTD at 50

Dad was on BBC Breakfast this morning talking about his return to Match of the Day on Saturday (when he will be at Selhurst Park doing Crystal Palace against West Ham), as a one-off to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the programme. He officially retired from MOTD in the first month of the 2004 season, when his contract came to an end after a match between Manchester City and Arsenal.

Here was this morning’s piece.