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Here you’ll find all Doctor Spin’s articles on new technology, business trends, and conference reports.

The Legendary IBM Commercial

I was 18 years old when this IBM commercial ran and I were beginning to realise that the internet was going to change everything.
Mark Zuckerberg’s Voice and Free Expression Speech Analysed and Commented

Mark Zuckerberg’s Voice and Free Expression Speech Analysed and Commented

When the world's most powerful person speaks, it makes sense to listen carefully.
No Google Licensing Fees for European Press Publishers

No Google Licensing Fees for European Press Publishers

So, no money for European press publishers from Google. Instead, these publishers will now get less qualitative traffic from search engines.
How to Navigate the Moral War

How to Navigate the Moral War

The ability to find co-workers with compatible values will be a determining factor for brands who wish to survive today's culture war.

What to Expect from Libra — Facebooks New Cryptocurrency

What can we expect from Libra, Facebook's new cryptocurrency? This video by Techcrunch does a good job of explaining what we can expect.
Sweden’s PR Disaster with A$AP Rocky

Sweden’s PR Disaster with A$AP Rocky

Sweden is losing in the court of public opinion against A$AP Rocky. From a PR perspective, Sweden isn't doing itself any favours right now.
How the EU Copyright Directive will Backfire

How the EU Copyright Directive will Backfire

The EU has passed the controversial Copyright Directive, but it will not be a lucrative deal for European sites with copyrighted material.

Unreal Engine 4 is Real

This is Rebirth, a real-time cinematic produced by Sweden-based Quixel, harnessing the power of Unreal Engine and real-world scans from the Megascans Icelandic collection.
The Selfie Generation Must Grow Up — Exploring Different Levels of Social Media Maturity

The Selfie Generation Must Grow Up — Exploring Different Levels of Social Media...

Will the selfie generation figure out what it means to be grownups in social media? Or will we remain infantilised kidults?

The AI Anchor in China — Will Fake News Now Become Deepfake News?

The Chinese government has found a way to cut costs and add speed to their news broadcasting by using a virtual news anchor modeled on a human.

Deepfake Videos are Coming — Fake News, Fake Porn, Fake Everything

Now, just about anyone can be in almost anything — and there's no clear solution or any serious consequences.