Please visit Mark's website here:http://markpesce.com/ There are two other paths open for literature, nearlydiametrically opposed. The first was taken by JRR Tolkien inThe Lord of the Rings. Although hugely popular, the threebook series has never been described as a ‘page-turner’, beingtoo digressive and leisurely, yet, for all that, entirelycaptivating. Tolkien imagined a new universe – or rather,retrieved one from the fragments … Continue reading Mark Pesce on Finnegans Wiki, and whatever happened to the book.
Published on Apr 29, 2015In 25 years, VR has gone from being uncomfortable, unwieldy, and expensive, to uncomfortable, unwieldy and everywhere. How do we avoid repeating the same mistakes that plagued Nintendo, Sega and VR generally? Have we learned anything? Can we listen to our bodies when we design for virtuality? And where is this … Continue reading Mark pesce – VR4 The People – Fact & Friction (Video Lecture)
The Next Billion SecondsWhat happens after we're all connected?--Mark Pescehttp://nextbillionseconds.com/HYPEREDUCATION at Columbia College Mark Pesce on "HYPERCIVILITY" at Civic Hall 2020 Foresight" at Future of Insurance 2015
Mark Pesce edges into the future, while keeping humanitas and civility as a main focus point. The horrors of Genocide and perceived differences that lead to racism, fascism, gene-pool-chauvanism and the worst elements of our human species are explored and summed up by Mark. He gives hints at a possible solution-processes, and examples of … Continue reading HYPERCIVILITY–Mark Pesce
A Response to some current events.A Joke for January 2012:“What are you in for, buddy?” said the Bad Bwoy“I got drunk and drove my car into a breast implant centre, killing two pedestrians and injuring six women because my wife planned to have em’ removed, i got 4 years.” Pipa replied... “what are you in … Continue reading A Response to some current events (Sopa, wikileaks, Joyce, Pipa)
HI everybody. I've been following the development of ‘the 2012 phenomena’ and also the more scientific concept of ‘The Singularity’ since I read ‘Cosmic Trigger’ by Robert Anton Wilson and then ‘The Invisible Landscape’ by Dennis and Terence Mckenna, sometime in the mid 1990's.From these references you might deduct that I have a ‘psychedelic’ bias … Continue reading 2012 Singularity Feedback and Video’s
On the run up to the year 2012. by Steven 'Fly Agaric 23' Pratt. While the domesticated primates enter the Gregorian year 2012, I would like to share some of my thoughts on interpreting the ‘2012’ phenomena , and with a focus upon Bloomsday (16th June, the single day of James Joyce’s novel Ulysses) opposed … Continue reading On the run up to the year 2012 (and The tale of the tribe)
I view Mark's latest explorations and insight as possibly the greatest collection of information for the tribe. The full Global Village. Please take a look and read for yourself. Mark has a kind of futurism that is firmly rooted in scientific and mathematical data, yet has the excitment and imagination you might expect from a … Continue reading Mark Pesce and the ‘Nextbillionseconds’
Mark Pesce - Words.CHU - Images.Steve 'Fly Agaric'' - MixingTable of ContentsWhat Ever Happened to the Book?I: Centrifugal ForceII: Schwarzschild RadiusIII: Finnegans WikiWhat Ever Happened to the Book?Line Steppers / ChristyI: Centrifugal ForceWe live in the age of networks. Wherever we are, five billion of us are continuously and ubiquitously connected. That’s everyone over the … Continue reading What Ever Happened to the Book? (Future Present) Mark Pesce, Chu, Fly.
A post from over at - Share This Course - With Mark Pesce & friends.I find it hard to describe what I’ve learnt this week, but I’ll share some very broad things’ I started to learn about more deeply just today after reading Mark’s ‘Hyperpeople’. In particular…. “MP3 recording uses a mathematical technique known as … Continue reading Share This Tribe.