Tag: William Gibson

Virtualna Realnost (VR) – Put od 35 godina

Početkom devedesetih sam shvatio da me epska fantastika apsolutno ne zanima, jer, budimo realni, zmajevi nema šanse da se pojave. Dok su svi moji drugovi čitali Tolkina, i ostala kapitalna dela epske fantastike, ja sam skidao prašinu sa SF izdanja tadašnje Jugoslavije i petljao sa Asimovom i njegovim drugarima. […]

How Do You Know If Someone’s An Otaku?

The term was popularized by William Gibson‘s 1996 novel Idoru, which has several references to otaku. The otaku, the passionate obsessive, the information age’s embodiment of the connoisseur, more concerned with the accumulation of data than of objects, seems a natural crossover figure in today’s interface of British […]