Some elements of this blog you can expect to change. What is post- cyberpunk? Is it a utopia or dystopia? Circuitboards are no longer tech. Cables, jacks and plugs are replaced with wireless technology. Cyber blue / green is out. Neon lights are found only in museums. Weapons are illegal. The…
“After we left Japan, it felt as if the ocean itself was dead. We hardly saw any living things. We saw one whale, sort of rolling helplessly on the surface with what looked like a big tumour on its head. It was pretty sickening. I’ve done a lot of miles on the ocean in my life and I’m used to seeing turtles, dolphins, sharks and big flurries of feeding birds. But this time, for 3000 nautical miles there was nothing alive to be seen.”—
//Macfayden sailed from Australia to San Francisco, with a stop in Osaka, Japan. Between over fishing, massive amounts of garbage & debris, and radiation poisoning, he observed that the Pacific ocean is pretty much becoming a dead zone.
These are products you can buy now in Japan (and I’m seriously considering their “emotional” vacuum robot).
The oven expressed its gratitude, saying, “Thank you for your delicate handling.” When the panel to start cooking meat was pushed, it advised, “You should serve cabbage or lettuce with the meat. You need to eat vegetables.”
The air cleaner tells users before automatically starting operations that, “I have found dirt in the air.” That is so users are not surprised when wind suddenly begins blowing, according to Sharp officials.
In addition, the cleaner informs users when its water storage tank used to humidify rooms gets empty by announcing, “I want to drink water.”