Resurrection Blues
Otis Taylor


Sunday, October 2, 2016


Our dramatically-increasing reliance on smartphones and the emergence of augmented reality are flashing-alert signposts along the path to a corporate capitalist consumer culture version of the matrix – a society in which an always-on augmented/virtual reality-experience is constructed for each individual based on profit-producing algorithms crunching the “user data.” The crucial process on the way to such a society is the podification of the the population – the P-O-D podification – turning citizens into consumers and consumers into products.