Re: Fwd: Lanier essay of 2001.12.04

From: Dossy (
Date: Thu Dec 06 2001 - 14:19:27 MST

On 2001.12.06, Curious <> wrote:
> k.holtz?
> (org?)

Autosophy, from what I could gather from this page:

is nothing new. VNC has been using a similar technique
for years now. I hope a patent wasn't granted for Autosophy,
as VNC is clearly prior art.

When I said this:

> > Still waiting for someone to implement a fully tele-immersive brothel.

I meant more along the lines of fully immersive, which meant to
include force-feedback but closer to complete sensory simulation.

We all know that there are only two real capitalist driving
forces in the economy today: war and porn. I'm waiting for
the time when the two become mixed -- a bunch of porn superstars
committing terrorist acts causing a war-scale military conflict.

-- Dossy

Dossy Shiobara                       mail: 
Panoptic Computer Network             web: 
  "He realized the fastest way to change is to laugh at your own
    folly -- then you can let go and quickly move on." (p. 70)

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