DesignFiction (ThoughtStorms)

Context : OnDesign

Term coined by BruceSterling in contrast with ScienceFiction to talk about speculative ideas in the realm of design.

Often fictional products.

Overlaps with Futurology

Spimes are an example of design fiction.

Recent talk where BruceSterling points out how widespread its becoming :

Bruce Sterling on Fantasy prototypes and real disruption from John Lester on Vimeo.

What were they doing? They were building a globalized network society : Compare NetoCracy ... We're all auto-colonialised ... by the austerity

Design Fictionists

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