Chris Fox is a technology reporter for BBC News, covering apps, cyber-security, gadgets, social media, video games and everything in-between.
You will see him on BBC News reporting live from the red carpet at the Bafta video games awards, answering viewers' cyber-security questions, and going hands-on with the latest gadgets for the BBC's flagship tech show Click.
He produces reports for television, radio and online.
Chris was born in Blackpool and studied Broadcasting at Leeds University.
Before joining BBC News in 2015, he worked as a self-shooting and editing video journalist on Newsround - the BBC's news programme for children.
Prior to working at the BBC, Chris was a healthcare consultant for a pharmacy chain, and developed photos for a high street retailer.
He likes ramen, playing pool, guitar, swimming and video games.
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Investigating the viral online 'cooking hacks' that don't actually work
Putting two noise-cancelling AI systems through their paces
Testing smartphone low-light photography in some very dark places
Presenting the BBC's technology podcast Tech Tent, exploring the TikTok ban
Interviewing the creator of a light-up coronavirus face mask
Revealing how static charges can help apply sun cream via a UV camera
Diners at the luxury Ritz hotel in London were targeted by "extremely convincing" scammers who posed as hotel staff.Exclusive, August 2020
A popular gay social network accused Google of discrimination after its app was removed from the Play Store several times without warning.Exclusive, August 2019
Airbnb improved its security after Chris found homes were burgled by scammers using stolen accounts.Exclusive, April 2017
Some of the most popular gay dating apps, including Grindr, Romeo and Recon, were exposing the exact location of users..Exclusive, August 2019
In a bid to tackle fake profiles and fraudsters, a popular gay dating app added a sort of "verified" badge to identify authentic members.Exclusive, October 2019
One security expert said it was a significant problem that could allow unauthorised access to the device.Exclusive, October 2019
A London gender identity clinic exposed details of close to 2,000 people on its mailing list.Exclusive, September 2019
A security flaw in the office collaboration tool led to private documents being exposed to unauthorised parties.Exclusive, November 2017
A popular video blogger says cosmetics brand Lush took a YouTube address he had been using since 2005.Exclusive, June 2015
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