William Gibson Quotes (63 quotes)
“They sat around accessing media all day and talking about it, and nothing ever seemed to get done.”
Ch. 7 : Sharehouse, p. 33 - All Tomorrow's Parties (2003)
“I knew every chip in Bobby's simulator by heart; it looked like your workaday Ono-Sendai VII, the 'Cyberspace Seven.”
Omni, July 1982. Earliest known use of the term cyberspace.
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsWilliam Gibson
Born: March 17, 1948 (age 69)
Occupation: Writer, novelist
Bio: William Ford Gibson is an American-Canadian speculative fiction novelist who has been called the noir prophet of the cyberpunk subgenre. Gibson coined the term cyberspace in his short story Burning Chrome and later popularized the concept in his debut novel, Neuromancer.
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