Newsletter No.108 — Jan 12, 2020

William Gibson Keeps His Scifi Real ⊗ A Persistence of Magical Thinking? ⊗ Mediating Consent ⊗ The Internet Can Learn From the Printing Press

This week → How William Gibson keeps his science fiction real ⊗ A persistence of magical thinking? ⊗ Mediating consent ⊗ What the Internet can learn from the printing press

A year ago → When Automation Bites Back - Near Future Laboratory.

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