Hilobrow is serializing The Most Dangerous Game, a 1924 adventure story by Richard Connell that was repeatedly adapted to movies and radio. The story entered the public domain in 2020. I love the idea of re-publishing works like this in serial format online.
It’s time for the State of the World 2020 discussion at The Well. I read this every year, and its worth it for Bruce Sterling’s wry insights alone.
“We’ve almost forgotten that links are powerful, and that restraining links through artificial scarcity is an absurdly coercive behavior.”Continue reading
The NYT has a great piece on the future of the internet. Rather than wallowing in the navel-gazing negativity-morass, this article focuses on the more positive possibilites that may arise from the problems of today.
Cosmic.Voyage: A tilde community based around a collaborative science-fiction universe. Users write stories as the people aboard ships, colonies, and outposts, using the only remaining free, interconnected network that unites the dispersed peoples of the starsContinue reading