In comparison to recent weeks things have been slower over here at thejaymo.net. I’ve even found some time to start playing a bit of Boltgun on the Switch.
In May I went to Lisbon to give the opening talk at the Autonomous Worlds Summit. The first outing for some of the material from The Web Was a Side Quest.
I attended the Autonomous Worlds Summit last week. In the last year; unstoppable, infinitely moddable worlds built on the blockchain have become a reality
The growing importance of lore reflects the rise of a new kind cultural sense-making and social technology.
In 2020 I wrote a series of posts on the future Crypto / Web3, and the technical development of the coming ‘Metaverse’. Lets see how I did…
Lot’s wife was transformed into a pillar of salt because she looked back. I fear the same will happen to me if I were to look back on 2022
It’s your website. You can choose to write as much or as little as you want in a blog post.
I can’t believe we’ve been back from our holiday for a whole week. Time has flow by.
Daemon & Discord: Anatomy of the DAO @ The New Centre: Begins August 2022
I wrote a whole thing about everything being terrible. Here’s a handful of weird musicians I follow on youtube instead.
A world has to allow players to change their play style as they learn more about themselves in the context of the world.
I just received my contributors copy of Lost Zone. Hiking the Dawn of Metaverse. A book about Active Worlds – the 90’s metaverse project.
Wind-up Worlds, Web3, World Running and the urgent collective pivot we need to make towards Slow Social experiences.
With Web3 enabled Permissive IP frameworks, Power Fandoms will own, produce and share the value created by their worlds. They are coming soon
This phrase is powerful anti-worker propaganda that has dominated the public imagination for a century. If we are going to get DAOs and more Coops etc we must push past 100 years of metaphor.