Tag Archives: New World Notes

Oculus Rift, High Fidelity, and the Limits of the Imagination

More than a few bloggers have been making much of a piece by Emma Green that appeared in The Atlantic on 27 December, 2013. The short article, “Making Virtual Reality Less Virtual” argues that both the new virtual reality headset … Continue reading

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Spies Also Only Dream

“Do you know what love is? I’ll tell you: it is whatever you can still betray.” (John le Carré, The Looking Glass War, 1965) Watching the response within Second Life to the revelation that the NSA, GCHQ, and possibly other agencies, have been “spying” … Continue reading

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