Cyberpunk isn’t dead, as the naysayers may claim. As some of its predictions come true, it just has to evolve with the passage of history.
We often forget when predicting the future that it will inevitably continue to change. Whatever we dream up, however utopian or dystopian, will be subject to resistances and reimaginings.
Source: What cyberpunk was and what it will be – Versions
Well, there you go. It’s the seventh sign.
The magazine said it is making the change as a result of competition from the Internet.
Source: ‘Playboy’ To Stop Publishing Nude Images : The Two-Way : NPR
The best personal ad ever written. Of course, it’s a better love story than Twilight and Fifty Shades of Grey. Combined.
Rain, a ballgown, and the world’s most heartbreaking Missed Connection from 1972.
Source: This Might Be the First Craigslist Ad to Win a Pulitzer | WIRED
There are plenty of ways to attribute blame for the failure of the Google Books project.
Source: What Ever Happened to Google Books? – The New Yorker
I still want to learn Aramaic.
The language once ruled the Middle East. It will probably be extinct within the next century.
Source: Lessons From the Near-Death of Aramaic