1993 Austin Cyberspace Journal Newsletter 21 Feb. in austin.public-net (Usenet newsgroup) 1 Mar.
Meatspace update (quick rundown on where/how to interact with net.folks in meatspace, i.e., regular events, social gatherings, restaurant hangouts, etc.).
The email may chronicle Barlow in meatspace—today he’s in France at the Hotel Martinez in Cannes, but soon he’ll be passing through Amsterdam, Winston-Salem, San Francisco, San Jose, and Pinedale, Wyoming.
Current meatspace coordinates, hot from the GPS receiver card in my laptop: [etc.].
Cryptonomicon (2002) 535
Do it. Do it or don’t even think about uploading out of meatspace when your body packs in, because your life won’t be worth living.
Lobsters in Year’s Best Science Fiction 19 218
I wanted my kid to grow up in a world where cyberspace was free—and where that freedom infected the real world, so meatspace got freer, too.
When Sysadmins Ruled the Earth in Overclocked 26
The net-world might be thin, attenuated, compared to meat-space. But here, finally, connections sprang into being as fast as she could imagine them; her code spiraled up in delicate minarets and cascading towers.
Stars Change 113
The cyber society’s operating system runs on meatspace labor, the ‘essential workers.’
The Year IRL Went Online in L.A. Times 14 Mar. 8
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