Long after Second Life servers have been shutdown, Augmented Reality is a common place. Thanks to our bioengineered eyes, or our electronic contact lenses, and years of data collected through social websites and our google powered brains, Life became like a game.
What is your view on the coronavirus?
Siri Beerends: I really embrace the idea that viruses can teach us a lesson in modesty. It is necessary that our position as the dominant species on the planet is being challenged. I also agree that it is a mistake to think that we are becoming Gods. But unfortunately, this is actually what is happening now. Corona doesn’t teach us to be modest, it teaches us how we can -as quickly as possible- go back to business as usual: saving our capitalistic economy.Comment