Today's threads (a thread).
Inside: Happy World Standards Day or not; Progressives demand ban on corporate execs in government; and more!
Monday's Attack Surface Lecture: Cyberpunk and Post-Cyberpunk with Bruce Sterling and Christopher Brown https://www.eventcombo.com/e/Virtual-event-with-Cory-DoctorowAttack-Surface-40932
#15yrsago Dear ASCAP: May I sing Happy Birthday for my dad’s 75th? https://web.archive.org/web/20051024004347/http://blog.stayfreemagazine.org/2005/09/happy_birthday.html
#15yrsago 100 oldest .COM names in the registry http://www.jottings.com/100-oldest-dot-com-domains.htm
#10yrsago Beautiful failed typewriter design: the writing ball http://www.malling-hansen.org/the-writing-ball.html
#10yrsago Koja’s UNDER THE POPPY: dark, epic and erotic novel of war and intrigue https://memex.craphound.com/2010/10/18/kojas-under-the-poppy-dark-epic-and-erotic-novel-of-war-and-intrigue/
I have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech that connects the rise of conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies and proposes a way to deal with both:
* SRSLY WRONG: Stop Techno Dystopia!
* Judge John Hodgman: "The Doctorow Doctrine"
* Savage Lovecast
My first picture book just came out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter.
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