The Cryptopticon – practice saying it, it doesn’t take long: CRYPT-OPT-I-CON – is the shadow mechanism of measurement that facilitates the new systems of control affected by the Surveillance Marketing State… By giving a name to this invisible control mechanism we can bring it into focus, talk about it and confront it. Because when you name something, you have power over of it.Read more "Words of Power: CRYPTOPTICON"
Day 13, current mood: building a small army of aerial robot battle witches. #dronefeminism #cyborg #digitalwitchcraft #hægtessa #resist #resistTrump #weaponizedhedgewitches #meghantrainor A post shared by Meghan Trainor (@megghatron) on Feb 1, 2017 at 10:21am PST From Glasshouse by Charlie Stross: There are fractured shards of memory all over the lobby of my Cartesian theatre, […]Read more "robot battle witches"
this article on the death of Google's modular smartphone is wild, but this passage in particular is fucking NUTS https://t.co/vj587JaN2O pic.twitter.com/SM6VT5GQlZ — Nick Robinson (@Babylonian) January 13, 2017 The Caryatids by Bruce Sterling: Karen sniffed the scented gift card and ripped into the wrappings. She removed a crystal ball. The crystal ball held a little […]Read more "proto thanatospheres that almost were"
Finally, it’s here. All the apparel etc a growing Asteroid Death Cult needs to signal the uninitiated that there is hope for the future in the ritual cleansing of the earth by heavenly bodies. All the images click through to listings on my new Red Bubble store.Read more "ASTEROID DEATH CULT MERCH IS HERE"
Mining the works of Bruce Sterling and John Robb to craft a post industrial rescue mission from the theories of war and insurgency. Obvz.Read more "The Lawrence Doctrine and the Post Industrial Rescue Mission"
So I guess the End of History has now officially ended. — David Graeber (@davidgraeber) November 9, 2016 “The end of history is a political and philosophical concept that supposes that a particular political, economic, or social system may develop that would constitute the end-point of humanity’s sociocultural evolution and the final form of human […]Read more "what do you build at the end of the End of History?"
Hey, no joke, and I'm paraphrasing smarter people. If you plan on opposing Trump: Get Tor.Get Signal.Get a VPN2FA on your emails. Now. — John Rogers (@jonrog1) November 9, 2016 I’m calling for every kid to seize the air. Steal it, it belongs to you. Speak out, they can’t stop you. Find your voice and […]Read more "Can you hear me?"