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Iggy

And to think, as Gibson has said in various interviews, he was writing cautionary (and of course artful) tales. Then the geeks and the suits decided that making his world come true would be "cool."

Cube Republic

That kickstarter seems to good to be true. They're using magnetic levitation, which is nothing new, kids toys have done that for years. How that up-scales into the real world is beyond me. Maybe they're going to use it on the 'solar frickin roadways' which which we're successful with a recent kickstarter campaign.

melponeme_k

"Then the geeks and the suits decided that making his world come true would be "cool.""

Iggy they have done that with ANY and ALL dystopic science fiction novels/movies that have come down the pike.

Their latest mission is to turn the world into Ready Player One, which its lead character and its author have both stated the world in that book is a hell hole. But that doesn't stop the technocrati. No way. Hell Hole is good for them as long as it looks cool.

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