Jamie Bartlett

Author, People vs. Tech

About Jamie

Jamie Bartlett is the author of The People vs Tech (2018) and The Dark Net (2015), an examination of the hidden corners of the internet, its strange subcultures, and the protagonists that inhabit it – from trolls, Bitcoin miners, political extremists and members of the hacktivist group Anonymous, to pornographers, drug dealers, computer scientists and neo-Nazis. He recently wrote and presented The Missing Cryptoqueen, a BBC podcast about a multi-billion pound cryptocurrency scam, and in 2017 presented The Secrets of Silicon Valley, a BBC2 series about technology and soceity. In 2012 he founded the centre for the analysis of social media at the think tank Demos. His Ted Talk about the dark net has been viewed over 5million times.