Science fiction writer Bruce Sterling says: “The future composts the past.” There’s even a law to describe this, Riepl’s Law—which says “new, further developed types of media never replace the existing modes of media and their usage patterns. Instead, a convergence takes place in their field, leading to a different way and field of use for these older forms. That was coined in 1913 by Wolfgang Riepl. It’s as true now as it was then.”
“Reports of blogging’s death have been greatly exaggerated” in