Meme magic electing presidents, Nuclear North Korea, right-wing occultism, good doggos, and more.
A fascinating (and damning) look into the religio-sociological aspects of the nihilistic 4channers who claim to have helped Trump gain the presidency via "meme magic".
A ‘Cuban Missile Crisis in Slow Motion’ in North Korea
You should probably know about the ongoing nuclear missile crisis with North Korea. I thought it wasn't a big deal! Apparently (from reading reddit and whatnot) the South Koreans don't either, but hey, you can get desensitized to anything until shit hits the fan.
Steve Bannon and the occult: The right wing’s long, strange love affair with New Age mysticism
Listen, there's nothing as cyberpunk, technomancical (not a word really), or futuresick (also not a word), as believing in new age and straight up occultist stuff in this day and age. And them durn hippie-brain leftists don't have sole rights to it, either -- occultism has its believers in the right as well.
Museum of Virtual Art II
This is a free, downloadable first person gallery with 3D digital art from people all over the world. And it's multiplayer apparently! God the future is cool.
Vigilante botnet infects IoT devices before blackhats can hijack them
Fuckin' - vigilante - botnet - good god yes this is my aesthetic
the botnet finds IoT devices and forcibly patches vulnerabilities which is some of the coolest gray hat shit I've ever heard of
Dogs Are Doggos: An Internet Language Built Around Love For The Puppers
well of course we built a custom language for the good ol doggos, theyr such a heckin good boys they deserve it the little wagwags