Finite Jest Edition
Todays links of interest:
- Writer David Foster Wallace found dead at home
Yeah. OK. This sucks. w/r/t "Infinite Jest," his controversial, sprawling myth-making novel, it sure did seem like the first work of art in just about any analog medium that took — and understood — that the non-linear nature of the World Wide Web was going to be the filter through which we were going to view the world in years to come. All we can do is hope that he found some kind of peace.
- Spore: Most Pirated Game Ever Thanks to DRM
EA is actually going to lose money on what could become one of the most popular games of all time. It’s time to pull this thing off the market and re-release it without DRM.
- HTML 5 Won’t Be Ready Until 2022
I guess this means Microsoft has somehow taken over the HTML 5 specification.