Ged Carroll

Search results: William Gibson

Zero History by William Gibson

Published: (Updated: ) in culture | 文明 | 미디어와 예술 | 人文, ideas | 想法 | 생각 | 考える, innovation | 革新 | 독창성 | 改変, oprah time | 書評 | 서평 : 文芸批評 by .

Zero History is an ideal book If you enjoyed William Gibson’s previous two works Pattern Recognition and Spook Country. Like the previous two books it dwells in the now, which is appropriate given Gibson’s oft quoted koan: ‘The future is already here, it’s just unevenly distributed’. I have written the review in terms of general […]

Spook Country by William Gibson

Published: (Updated: ) in culture | 文明 | 미디어와 예술 | 人文, oprah time | 書評 | 서평 : 文芸批評, technology | 技術 | 기술 | テクノロジー by .

I read Gibson’s seminal cyberpunk works a decade ago and felt it was time to visit Gibson’s more recent work. I am not reading them in order, just as they come off the shelf. Spook Country is set in a world similar to the one that we know, and closer in time to now, than […]

DJ Vertigo+ more things

Published: (Updated: ) in culture | 文明 | 미디어와 예술 | 人文, design | 設計 | 예술과 디자인 | デザイン, ideas | 想法 | 생각 | 考える, japan |日本 | 일본, luxury | 奢華 | 사치 | 贅沢, security | 保衛 | 정보 보안 | 情報セキュリティー by .

DJ Vertigo Back to 1992 with DJ Vertigo. I knew DJ Vertigo or to call him is proper name Steve from my time shopping at 3Beat Records where he worked behind the counter. His Grin tapes brought a steady stream of non-record buyers into the store. Weekends saw him DJ’ing across the north of England […]

The Line

Published: (Updated: ) in design | 設計 | 예술과 디자인 | デザイン, economics | 經濟學 | 경제학 | 経済, ethics | 倫理 | 윤리학, ideas | 想法 | 생각 | 考える, innovation | 革新 | 독창성 | 改変, security | 保衛 | 정보 보안 | 情報セキュリティー, software | 軟件 | 소프트웨어 | ソフトウェア, technology | 技術 | 기술 | テクノロジー, web of no web | 無處不在的技術 | 보급 기술 | 普及したテクノロジー by .

The Line or Neom The Line or Neom is a building project in Saudi Arabia. It is a 110 mile or 170 kilometre long building. It will be 200 metres wide and 500 metres or 1,600 feet tall. Inside the structure will be a city to house 9 million people, amenities like school and leisure, […]

Vintage Tomorrows + more news

Published: (Updated: ) in china | 中國 | 중국 | 中華, consumer behaviour | 消費者行為 | 소비자 행동, culture | 文明 | 미디어와 예술 | 人文, ethics | 倫理 | 윤리학, finance | 은행업, germany | 德國 | 독일 |ドイツ, hong kong | 香港 | 홍콩 | 香港, ireland | 愛爾蘭| 아일랜드 | アイルランド, korea | 韓國 | 한국 | 韓国, materials | 原料 | 원료 | 原材料, media | 媒體 | 미디어 | メディア, on the sofa | 影評 | 영화를보고 | 映画レビュー, online | 線上 | 온라인으로 | オンライン, retailing | 零售 | 소매업 | 小売業, security | 保衛 | 정보 보안 | 情報セキュリティー, technology | 技術 | 기술 | テクノロジー, web of no web | 無處不在的技術 | 보급 기술 | 普及したテクノロジー by .

Vintage Tomorrows I got a chance to watch the Vintage Tomorrows documentary the other evening. It was interesting that it had a range of practitioners such as William Gibson and Bruce Sterling in it. Cory Doctorow gave some of the explanations of the culture. There were a number of things that Vintage Tomorrows just scratched […]