Cyberpunk

Technology / Computers / Cyberpunk: The term Cyberpunk could be used to describe an individual that hacks their way in to computer system with the intent of stealing or destroying the information in the system. It term was actually originated by a science fiction writer that described a lawless futuristic society dominated by computer technology.

Cyberpunk Movement

Entertainment / Literature / Cyberpunk Movement: (1) A loose school of science fiction authors including William Gibson, Bruce Stirling, Rudy Rucker, and Neal Stephenson who rose in popularity in the 1980s and 1990s. (2) A science fiction subgenre t MORE

Nam-Shub

Entertainment / Literature / Nam-Shub: (1) An incantation, chant, poem, or speech thought to have magical power in Sumerian texts. The most famous example is the nam-shub of Enki, in which Enki creates a nam-shub that causes others to lose MORE

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