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Book Review: AUTONOMOUS (2017)

Book Review: AUTONOMOUS (2017)

Steve prepares for a Vancouver visit from Annalee Newitz, whose latest book Autonomous, is reviewed here. He’ll be there, will you? Read More »

DAYS OF FUTURE NOW: “THE PERIPHERAL” by William Gibson

DAYS OF FUTURE NOW: “THE PERIPHERAL” by William Gibson

Steve reviews William Gibson's significant new SF book and talks about his last non-fiction book. And mentions having lunch with the author. Read More »

I Just Can’t Stop Thinking About ‘Her’

I Just Can’t Stop Thinking About ‘Her’

James Weber can't stop thinking about HER. Who says the singularity can't be beautiful? Read More »

Hoodwinked! A Review of the Forever Gate Compendium by Isaac Hooke

Hoodwinked! A Review of the Forever Gate Compendium by Isaac Hooke

Don't overthink this one. Don't analyze it. Just enjoy Read More »

Where is My Robot Car?

Where is My Robot Car?

How close are we really? Read More »

Machines that Think Are Improbable

Machines that Think Are Improbable

Intelligent robots have been part of the SciFi lexicon since before Fritz Lang’s seminal file Metropolis. While it’s fun to imagine what the world would be like with intelligent machines, the sad truth is that “strong” Artific... Read More »