Oh, this looks handy. The dirty, sleazy underside
of commercial robot-wrestling.
RISKS DIGEST likes to keep track of everything that
computers do that menace the public. And here those risks
are, all catalogued on one page. It's epic!
I'm not quite sure what is going on here, but
it involves an octopus wearing shoes, it is very
nicely designed, and it is convulsively funny.
An eye-popping history of mudding and
multi-player games. These things are the
size of towns now.
A beautiful ave-atque-vale article on Vaclav Havel, who has finally
departed the stage. The guy was indestructible.
Even the cigarettes couldn't kill him.
A rather more pragmatic view from some people who actually
experienced Vaclav Havel as their President.
The world-changing heroes of 1989. Yes, that's right,
they are hippies.
Bruce Sterling writes books like Darwin watched animals. Find out more about him,
and read tattered electronic copies of Cheap Truth, at the
Bruce Sterling Online Index.
He lives with his wife Nancy and their two daughters in Austin, Texas.