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Victor Keegan

Victor Keegan

    Who will control the future of books?
    Who will control the future of books?
    Books have come late to the digital party, but change is now happening at such a furious pace that even conservative members of the trade are...
    Virtual worlds: Is this where real life is heading?
    Virtual worlds: Is this where real life is heading?
    Recently a man bought a space station for $330 000, while last month Small Planet Foods, a subsidiary of General Foods, introduced a new brand of...
    Where does privacy fit in the online video revolution?
    Where does privacy fit in the online video revolution?
    I spent part of Friday attending a business meeting in Japan. I didn't understand a word of what was said, yet a message of sorts was coming across...
    Mobile web is finally getting started
    Mobile web is finally getting started
    It is interesting why so few of us use one of the breakthroughs of recent years: the ability to search the web from wherever we are with a...
    Amateurs can be good and bad news
    Amateurs can be good and bad news
    The internet often goes through bouts of soul searching, but a full-blown counter-reformation could be on the way. If so, then Andrew Keen, author...
    The striptease of the vanities awaits us
    The striptease of the vanities awaits us
    If you were to stop someone you know and ask them to give you a list of all their friends -- together with their friends' friends, complete with...
    It's a new online chapter for books
    It's a new online chapter for books
    Social sites such as MySpace,
    Deleting your stuff is all part of the service
    Deleting your stuff is all part of the service
    There may no be such a thing as a free lunch in real life, but it is different on the internet where companies are falling over themselves to give...
    Collecting friends is the new philately
    Collecting friends is the new philately
    It is curious how the globalisation of people is happening much faster than the globalisation of goods. While trade talks to cut subsidies on...
    Yes, GPS will be great -- once it works for us
    Yes, GPS will be great -- once it works for us
    A few weeks ago a man turned up at my front door, having been guided there by a GPS satellite navigation system on his dashboard. He was a bit...
    Move aside, gadgets -- the N95 is here
    Move aside, gadgets -- the N95 is here
    If 2007 is really going to be the year when the cellphone comes of age -- after several false dawns -- then the much-hyped Nokia N95 may prove to...
    How to be a cellphone media magnate
    How to be a cellphone media magnate
    Rupert Murdoch, watch your step. I am coming to get you. I have just launched my own global TV station from my cellphone and laptop. So far, the...