Best Technophiliac History:

The Dead Media Project

Austin's resident cyberpunk archivist Bruce Sterling and author Richard Kadrey, perceiving the romance of technological acceleration with planned obsolescence, realized that new media was burying old so fast and so deep that a historical index was needed, pronto. Sterling ran with it, but he wisely shared the responsibility for the archive with, well, anybody who crossed his virtual path. The Dead Media email list and archive rocks on; no doubt an encycopedic hardcopy version will ultimately emerge. There are several web pages mentioning the Dead Media Project. One of the better pages is at

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