Slashdot: 28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine ‘Mondo 2000’ Relaunches Online

28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine ‘Mondo 2000’ Relaunches Online
Published on August 13, 2017 at 05:59AM
In 1989 Mondo 2000 magazine ran an editorial promising they’d cover “the leading edge in hyperculture…the latest in human/technological interactive mutational forms as they happen.” 28 years later, they’re now heckling that editorial as they relaunch into a web site. Slashdot reader DevNull127 quotes Motherboard’s interview with R.U. Sirius, the founder of Mondo 2000 (as well as its predecessors High Frontiers and Reality Hackers):

“It was my idea to merge psychedelics and emerging technologies, and the culture around technology,” Sirius said, citing Timothy Leary, writer Robert Anton Wilson and counterculture magazine The Whole Earth Catalog among his inspirations… “I kind of found my way into that particular stream of bohemian culture. It was probably a minority, but there had always been that idea of read more