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Animal-Computer Interaction

My research is covered in several international news venues viewed by millions of people, as well as having over 35k> views on my talks and interviews on YouTube.

My work thoughts on the dog internet and dog technology was reported in Podcasts on Natural Speaking and Future Based. Also a news article on DogPhone for USA dog magazine The Wildest and the top newspaper in South Korea ChoSun. April, 2022.

My work work on DogPhone and dog internet was broadcast on German TV Duetsche Welle (DW) show EuroMaxx (2k+ views on YT) and Italian news RaiPlay Presairetta. Feb/ March, 2022.

My work on a video call system for dogs coined DogPhone reported in print in The Guardian, The New York Times, The Telegraph, The Times, CNN, Sky News, BBC News, ABC News, New York Post, The Mirror, among others. On TV on BBC News, STV, CNN, Press Diretta Raiplay, Jimmy Kimmel (2> million views) and Have I got News for You (1> million views). Also radio, BBC Radio, Times Radio, Talk Radio, Radio New Zealand, ABC Radio, etc. November/December 2021.

My research on video systems for white faced sakis covered on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert broadcast on USA TV. (1> million views). March 2021.

My research on video systems for white faced sakis reported in international media including Interesting Engineering, IFL Science, Eurek Alert, CNET, etc. February 2021.

Interviewed and quoted in Wired Magazine on Dogs and Video calls. February 2021.

Interviewed and quoted in New Scientist on Dogs and AI. January 2021.

My research on audio systems for white faced sakis reported in international media including The Guardian, Sky News, Science Alert, CBBC, etc. November 2021.

Recruited by Wagg design a dog TV remote for dogglebox which was reported in the Daily Mail, Mirror, Daily Star, Huffington Post, Yahoo News, Digital Spy, Broadcaster Magazine, etc. July 2016.

Interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire about my research in ACI. July 2016. Spoke on BBC1 Radio about my research and women in technology representing W-ACM (Women in ACM).


Please contact the press team or myself if you wish to feature my work, want photos and videos of my systems or my comments on animal-technologies.

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