Sci-Fi Books That Had Told Us About Crypto
CoinTelegraphSci-Fi Books That Had Told Us About Crypto Before Satoshi DidCoinTelegraphThis book offers some historical facts involving military episodes and drama mixed with the author's thoughts about the future. The truly revolutionary influence of Bitcoin is shown in this novel. Neal Stephenson predicted the forthcoming ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 8:20 am
Neal Stephenson on magic, technology, and
Macleans.caNeal Stephenson on magic, technology, and the lure of long booksMacleans.caIf any writer should be labouring under the weight of expectation, it's Neal Stephenson. His last novel, Seveneves, a science fiction epic that begins with the destruction of the moon, was on then-U.S. president Barack Obama's reading list last summer.
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 2:06 pm
Short review: The Rise and Fall of DODO by
Financial TimesShort review: The Rise and Fall of DODO by Neal Stephenson and Nicole GallandFinancial TimesThis is altogether a lighter-hearted affair than much of Stephenson's previous work. It is unclear how much of that is due to his co-author, Nicole Galland, best known for her historical fiction, but while the novel has the sophistication and sheen of ...
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 7:34 am
The Rise and Fall of DODO review – the
The GuardianThe Rise and Fall of DODO review – the dark art of time travelThe GuardianWhich brings us to The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O, a collaboration by Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland. Stephenson is the author of some of SF's modern classics, from Snow Crash to Anathem and Seveneves. He is associated with big novels, big ideas ...
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 1:00 am
'The DODO Files': Neal Stephenson's time
GeekWire'The DODO Files': Neal Stephenson's time travel novel spawns instant spin-offGeekWireSeattle author Neal Stephenson's newly published science-fiction novel, “The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O.,” serves as the launch pad for a newly released literary app as well. The free Bound app, available for iOS with an Android version coming soon ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 5:59 pm
Vigilante Hackers Reign In The Addictive
Now, Mr. Robot is not wholly original. Esmail has clearly read cyberpunk masters like William Gibson and Neal Stephenson, and studied the work of director David Fincher — every episode seems to echo something from one of Fincher’s movies. Yet he wields ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:24 pm
Vigilante Computer Geeks Reign In The
Now, Mr. Robot is not wholly original. Esmail has clearly read cyberpunk masters like William Gibson and Neal Stephenson and studied the work of director David Fincher — every episode seems to echo something from one of Fincher's movies. Yet he wields ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:28 am
Neal Stephenson: Exponential Crisis
Neal Town Stephenson was born October 31, 1959 in Fort Meade MD, and grew up in Iowa. In 1981 he graduated from Boston University with a BA in geography and a minor in physics. With Greg Bear and other writers he collaborated on serialized historical ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:38 am
Digital dystopias: Joshua Cohen and David
The book’s many plot-driven thrills and spills are complemented by sci-fi inventions that owe a debt to Michael Crichton and Neal Stephenson – only the root of all evil is no longer the Kremlin, the Pentagon or hubristic science, but the shady ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:20 pm
The FitNatic Nourish, and other cautionary
Clang Don't let the participation of celebrities cloud your judgment. Neal Stephenson is a brilliant author, but his game-development project burned through more than $500,000 in crowd-sourced capital before it vaporized. In March 2013, 3,927 backers ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:30 am