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About nukem777

Happily retired grandpa, interested in Digital Culture, PLN's, and a citizen of the world. Co-host of Inkwell.vue @TheWell

“Real feels what rumbles.” Virtual Reality and Real Virtuality

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DIGITAL PAPER

Okay, let’s face it, school is a complete waste of time, as it stands now….no internet connections, students light years ahead of their teachers, waiting to get to the nearest hot spot so they can crank out their homework with … Continue reading

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Same Time Next Year

Well,  this has been fun for me and I hope it was fun for you. But I’m quite busy for the rest of the year, so I’ll see you next year, same time, same bat channel.  I’ll be moving my … Continue reading

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Space Cowboys and Cybernauts in Time and Space

A long, long time ago, in a space and time now, far, far away, before digital, there was a tribe called Space Cowboys. It included cowgirls as well, but the Steve Miller song Space Cowboy from the album Brave New World was … Continue reading

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SOTW – STATE OF THE WORLD – #SOTW

Lots of excitement in Whoville, as the WELL‘s annual State of the World, two week free-for-all with @bruces and @jonl begins on Tuesday morning, January 5, 2016 and runs until January 18, 2016. Here’s a link to the event. You … Continue reading

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REALITY, Reality, reality

As Alice said to Humpty Dumpty after he replied “Glory!”, “Why, whatever do you mean by that?” Reality — wouldn’t even go there trying to define it. All I know is, all charged up and ready to go, and left … Continue reading

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PASS THE GESTALT, PLEASE

OK, so now that my angst is out of the way, a bit more gestalt. WARNING: This blog looks harmlessly short. It will take you 3 hours to finish it all, should you choose to click on the clicks. Might … Continue reading

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Digital Angst, Digital Jails

So I’m just going to throw this out there and see what sticks. Hopefully some of you techheads will tell me why this isn’t feasible, or what portions might be able to work. I’ve been quite smug the past two … Continue reading

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DIGITAL ATHENS/DIGITAL SPARTA

As we continue to move into the digital frontiers it may be helpful to see cyberspace in terms of maps, one of which would have a pole marked Digital Athens, the other marked Digital Sparta. We live between the poles … Continue reading

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THE FRACTAL FUTURE: Hybrid reality and the New Aesthetic

While we are still learning the vocabulary that describes the digital spaces that occupy so much of our time, add ‘new aesthetic‘ and ‘hybrid reality‘ to your list, alongside augmentation, virtual, and singularity. Art has always reflected culture, so it … Continue reading

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