The gamer community inspired Alexis Ohanian to co-found Reddit. The future of our virtual lives, he says, will rise from the bottom up too.
Brandon Smith went to the Texas RenFaire on Navy leave. He didn't make it back.
I spoke with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy about his new newsletter, Starship Casual, losing his parents, and how his stage persona almost destroyed him. "It…
"Minecraft and Fortnite are closer to the metaverse than anything Facebook has built, or frankly, is likely to build,” John Carmack tells me.
When the pandemic untethered millions of workers from their offices, a new species of digital nomad was born. They set off with laptops and passports…
Why I'm launching my own newsletter on Substack
Why I'm writing a sequel to my book, Masters of Doom, in my newsletter.
For visionary sci-fi authors William Gibson and Neal Stephenson, the future of our virtual lives starts with games.
Id Software co-founder Tom Hall on the metaverse, Commander Keen, and the importance of pushwalls. "There's more than appears," he says.
John Romero has seen the future of the metaverse, and it's not Snow Crash.
"I Can Feel Myself Changing." My Rolling Stone Profile of Mark Zuckerberg, Age 21, Uncut.Listen now | In December 2005, I flew to Palo Alto to write one of the first major magazine profiles of Facebook's young founder. He made tea. He played…
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