#SXSWCorona: NO, COVID-19 will not break the internet. It was built to withstand a global nuclear war

Country after country goes into lock-down. City after city grinds to a halt. Businesses migrate from the office parks into

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COVID19 will ebb away, but your values will go viral

What is civilization? The poet Robert Frost once eloquently described civilization as “a clearing in a dense dark forest”.  As

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#SXSWcorona: Living and working through your keyboard

All the sudden, millennia of civilization grind to a screaming halt. Streets are empty. Flights are cancelled, hotels go to

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#SXSWCorona: Your opinion does not matter. Science, and facts do.

It’s been on my agenda for three years now: the battle against fake news. The level of dumbfuckery that is

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#SXSW2020: Welcome to Hotel California

On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair Warm smell of colitas, rising up through the air Up

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It’s called home!

So, we moved. After 15 years in our previous home, it was time to move on. We had many great

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The future-killing thought bug: The Chicken or The Egg

A quick rant before diving into the first day of #SXSW. O sweet Jesus. We all know them. The very

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SXSW: Truth to Power, Power to Purpose

SXSW 2019 slowly powers down. My 15th one, and, -once again- a splendid edition. Austin is still weird. SXSW still

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Disrupt your cash cow, before your competitor does

The status quo. Soft killer of ideas, people, businesses and countries since the beginning of dawn. The dangerous feeling that

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Elon Musk: “Earth is the cradle of humanity. Staying in the cradle forever is plain stupid.”

Well, there you go. What started like a small whisper through the back alleys of the SXSW Austin convention centre,

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