It’s all fun and games until you realise that everything in here was inspired by actual interfaces out there on the web.
Thursday, July 4th, 2019
Thursday, June 27th, 2019
How to speak Silicon Valley: decoding tech bros from microdosing to privacy | US news | The Guardian
Every one of these is chef’s kiss.
Thursday, October 4th, 2018
It’ll never catch on.
Thursday, January 25th, 2018
Yet another cryptocurrency …except that this was meant to be satire.
This has gotten crazy out of hand, I apologize but we will no longer be selling PonziCoin on this site because this was a joke.
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
I’m a Google Manufacturing Robot and I Believe Humans Are Biologically Unfit to Have Jobs in Tech - McSweeney’s Internet Tendency
Normally a McSweeney’s piece elicits a wry chuckle, but this one had me in stitches.
Humans are also far more likely to “literally cannot right now.” I have never met an automaton that literally could not, though I have met some that theoretically would not and hypothetically might want to stop.
Monday, March 21st, 2016
Well, I’m convinced.
Thursday, October 15th, 2015
Sunday, July 27th, 2014
An alternative history from a parallel timeline.
He started coding his own just weeks after Tim Berners-Lee, a tunnel engineer helping to build the STERN protein collider, discovered ancient scrolls buried in the Swiss soil that revealed the secrets of HTML.
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
Some examples to illustrate the UK Border Agency’s latest campaign.
Sunday, September 1st, 2013
Omni returns with a Bruce Sterling short story that marries alternative history and satire with a dash of digital preservation.
Go ahead, just wait a year, or two years, or maybe five years. Then try to find this, later. There will be no sign of this website, because it’s just made of pixels. No remains of the machine that you read it with, either.
Thursday, June 20th, 2013
Pretty motherfuton funny.
Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
Biting satire that hits its mark superbly. Ouch! Be careful — this is sharp …and funny.
Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
A satirical parody of post-singularity existence by Tom Scott inspired by Jim Munroe’s Everyone in Silico and Rudy Rucker’s Postsingular.
Thursday, May 26th, 2011
Monday, February 7th, 2011
This is kind of mean, but it made me laugh. Out loud.
Monday, September 27th, 2010
This is a news website article about a scientific finding | Martin Robbins | Science | guardian.co.uk
A perfect parody lampooning the shallow and cowardly reporting of most so-called science stories by the press (I'm looking at you, BBC).
Thursday, August 5th, 2010
"Tuna Casserole Ingredients: 1 large casserole dish Place the casserole dish in a cold oven. Place a chair facing the oven and sit in it forever. Think about how hungry you are. When night falls, do not turn on the light."
Monday, August 2nd, 2010
Making it up so you don't have to — somewhat like my New Media Company Name generator from a few years back.
Friday, February 27th, 2009
Kevin does an excellent job of Fisking that ludicrous anti-Twitter article in The Times.
Thursday, December 4th, 2008
A satirical parody of the BBC's "Thought for the Day". Slightly cruel, mostly funny and entirely brilliant.