Links tagged with “brucesterling”
An Essay on the New Aesthetic | Beyond The Beyond | Wired.com
Long, excellent essay from Bruce Sterling on the New Aesthetic, why it’s very interesting, and the problems it faces. Well worth a read.
Dead Media Beat: tech blogs | Beyond The Beyond
Sterling on various blog posts wondering Bout the death of blogging. I read a lot of blogs, but I don’t read any of those “professional” blogs the pundits say are dying. I won’t notice.
The New Pants Revue | Beyond The Beyond
Bruce Sterling comparing old and new 5.11 Tactial Pants. I love this SF-writer/fashion crossover point. I tried some of these on recently and they seemed oddly baggy. Maybe I’m too used to jeans. (via @GreatDismal)
The Blast Shack
Bruce Sterling on WikiLeaks, Cablegate and Julian Assange. Worth a read, especially if you can do so with Sterling’s weary drawl as your interior voice.
Flipboard | Beyond The Beyond
Bruce Sterling on Flipboard, magazines, etc. “Why not send me [Lady Gaga’s] Flipboard? Why not sell me that? By subscription. Then it’s magazines all over again. What fun!”
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I’m very much enjoying Bruce Sterling’s coverage of Russian spy Anna Chapman. (And, mmm, Google search filters are handy.)
Retro-futurist techno hyperstasis | Beyond The Beyond
Bruce Sterling (again) annotating Simon Reynolds on the music of Now. Woof.
Flash Crash | Beyond The Beyond
Sterling: “why do these microsecond-trading enterprises even exist? … Even a casino would disallow this kind of techno-”innovation”. … Enron was innovative. Enron was super-innovative.”
The Viridian Design Movement
Bruce Sterling closed Reboot last week and, even though I’d heard and read some of it before it was a wonderful, weary, preaching, telling off. It made me read this again.