Lethal autonomous weapon systems, drones and robots acting without human supervision, are basic aspects and components of dystopian fiction. A closer look at the real historical development, the background and the progress of these systems as well as the critics of these technologies.
A closer look upon the first season of Altered Carbon, the new dark SciFi series on Netflix based on the Takeshi Kovacs novels of Richard Morgan. An in-depth article about the future technologies & visual elements of this dystopian series.
Pushed by Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft and other big companies new connected Smart Home Devices are among the biggest technological trends in 2018. Planet Dystopia takes a look on their features, potential for misuse & the implications for future societal developments.
Definition & Overview of Cyberpunk – From the etymological origins, via the common themes and cultural media works of the genre to the various offshoots like Steampunk and the associated lifestyles.
Analysis and overview of an all-time-classic of video game history, with a focus on the dystopian aspects, influences on internet culture and on numerous interesting side aspects.