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Robot Fighter!

Magnus Robot Fighter. Well, not actually, he doesn’t have the little shorts, but who knew robots were such a threat? Read More »

Pattern Recognition

Pattern Recognition by William Gibson It is a trick of perspective that parallel lines seem to converge, which is the case with “Pattern Recognition” the most mimetic novel by William Gibson. Gibson is often tagged as a science fiction writer, but that is driven more by a need for a “file under” label than actual fact. Starting with his earliest ... Read More »

Bloogle, two views

Only two divergent views from the marks on dead trees world of ink-stained wretches on the Bloogle. One gets it, the other doesn’t. The Guardian The news that Google has bought Pyra, the company which enabled the phenomenal growth of ‘blogging’ (the publishing of online diaries or weblogs) has had the mainstream media in a spin all week. One can ... Read More »