In this post we see CYBERPUNK, a 1990 documentary brought to us by Marianne Trench. It delves into the world of cyberpunk culture and all of its aspects.It features William Gibson amongst others talking about the possibilities of the world born from fantastical science fiction.
As a Futurist I love to look back on artifacts and thoughts that we had in the past because sometimes we forget the grand visions we used to have and that they could still be very relevant in 2019. In all reality I have always been a ‘cyberpunk’ – challenging the world to embrace new platforms and technologies. My tattoos extend my goals and act as talismans, my body mods (chip set in my had) and mobile tech extend my abilities into a cyborg. In all reality, as my friend Amber Case says, “We are all cyborgs now.”
“Cyberspace. A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts… A graphic representation of data abstracted from banks of every computer in the human system. Unthinkable complexity. Lines of light ranged in the nonspace of the mind, clusters and constellations of data. Like city lights, receding…”
CYBERPUNK covers topics such as hacking, virtual reality, mind machines, implants, cyber arts, literature, music, and it features interviews with William Gibson, Dr. Timothy Leary and various other people like Joseph M. Rosen MD., Dr. Scott Fisher, Michael Synergy and more.
Nikolas Badminton is an award-winning Futurist Speaker, researcher and author. His expertise and thought leadership will guide you from complacency to thinking exponentially, planning for longevity, and encouraging a culture of innovation. You will then establish resiliency and abundance in your organization.