https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVX7df79BNo Trailer looks nuts. I love his dark slices into utopia's sheen. The drugs that keep us happy in the hippodrome splattered across the screen like horse blood and the severed limbs of charioteers. Videodrome was a huge influence on my writing. He makes tech messy and flesh malleable in the metaphysical sense that tech … Continue reading It Is Time to Stop Seeing! It Is Time to Stop Speaking! It Is Time to Start Listening! David Cronenberg’s ‘CRIMES OF THE FUTURE’ Trailer is HERE.
Anxiety, Lack of Calm, Fatigue, Burn out. These are on the rise everywhere. How can we just get back to normal! With all the controversy and lies and manipulation from the elites and authorities! Who can save us? What if there was a pill to make things just feel okay? That cut down the mind's … Continue reading Increasingly, Citizens Who Are Tired of Being Manipulated by Media and Our Institutions are Burning Out and Finding Less Joy In Adhering to the Sources of Truth they Do Enjoy – Is it Time For A Universal Pill to Mitigate Paranoia and Allow People to Enjoy Themselves With Less Thought?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNpvWBuTfrc&t=38s "It's so easy to forget how much noise the Matrix pumps into your head. Something else makes the same kind of noise. ...War." A quote from a time-shattered reality version of the character from the sequels - Niobe, which makes me feel like the sequels are recognizing how much technology now... means 'the media-industrial … Continue reading THE MATRIX: Resurrections (12.21.21) Aims to Continue The Cyberpunk Critique of Technology Saturated Culture From a Vantage of Philosophically Provocative Humanism
This was actually written LAST FUCKING YEAR but was not published with the site I wrote it for (Cyberpunks.com) unfortunately. It was around the time the Cyberpunk 2077 video game came out and is my thoughts on fostering a culture of cyberpunk that includes people who come to the genre as beginners and those who … Continue reading CYBERPUNK AS REBEL SPIRIT – This Halloween Heading Into A Dark Winter – Witch, You Best Show Some HERETIC PRIDE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtmAO0G0D1w&t=8s Somewhere, it doesn’t matter where, a twenty something tech-billionaire takes the stage of some large conference hall full of journalists and that vanguard class of people turning money into software into culture. This young man is there to deliver remarks on his success, and dresses in gray and black, a fashion statement that understates … Continue reading Call Out the Instigators.. Because There’s Something in the Air – We’ve Got to Get Together Sooner or Later BECAUSE THE REVOLUTION’S HERE!
Mark Zuckerberg’s “Metaverse” Is a Dystopian Nightmare BYRYAN ZICKGRAF The Facebook founder intends to usher in a new era of the internet where there’s no distinction between the virtual and the real — and no logging off. While his fellow tech CEOs try to usher in an era of mass interplanetary travel, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is dreaming … Continue reading ‘The End of Reality could become the new End of History’ – Mark Zuckerberg’s “MetaVerse” Dawns on a Blank Horizon – from Jacobin
Annals of Technology Who Should Stop Unethical A.I.? At artificial-intelligence conferences, researchers are increasingly alarmed by what they see.By Matthew HutsonFebruary 15, 2021 In computer science, the main outlets for peer-reviewed research are not journals but conferences, where accepted papers are presented in the form of talks or posters. In June, 2019, at a large artificial-intelligence … Continue reading Who Should Stop Unethical A.I.? – From The New Yorker
image: 'Reality' by Eran Fowler Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change Tech oligarchs are encouraging the creation of virtual worlds as a cheap way to avoid problems in the real one. MATTHEW GAULTCULTURE 02.15.2021 09:00 AM - WIRED MAGAZINE THE FUTURE OF virtual reality is far more than just video games. … Continue reading Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change – from Wired Magazine
In an interview with New Zealand’s 1 News, Valve co-founder and president Gabe Newell talks about engineering a future where brain-computer interfaces create better-than-reality visuals and can actively edit who we think we are. You know, terrifying science-fiction stuff, only real.Why use your eyes and ears—which Newell sinisterly refers to as “meat peripherals”—to experience a game when … Continue reading Valve Founder Says Brain-Computer Interfaces Could One Day Replace Our ‘Meat Peripherals’ – From Kotaku.com
THE SKEIN - Three Act Story Structure Outline for Novel ACT I Hook - The Protagonist Adolai Shungyosai has just spent the night with his new girlfriend, and she sleeps over after a brief discussion of the weight of the intentions for their developing relationships. He has class in the morning and meets a new … Continue reading Synopsis of My Novel In Progress – ‘The Skein: Birth of the Manticore’ first of the Series ‘The Kybernetes Cycle’