Premonitions from Infinite Detail

A collection of images that remind me of Tim Maughan's Infinite Detail story, depicting the techno-culture and dystopian life before the "great event".

A homeless person sitting near their tent in the street with a pair of Oculus Quest 2 on their face.

A paying public kiosk to dispense water which likely requires an app.

Amazon Prime delivery drones in a street.

A user complains on twitter that their car got bricked due to a failed software update.

Someone complains on the usage of DRM to prevent people re-filling using anything other than cups from recently purchased meal.

A news headline stating robots are picking up unwanted jobs in a Texas restaurant.

An add for augmented reality swimming googles.

A homeless person sitting near their tent in the street with a pair of Oculus Quest 2 on their face.

Someone grilling sausages in the top part of what looks like a Boston Dynamics Spot robot.

Someone complaining that their smart oven is updating during Thanksgiving.

A photo of a cow wearing virtual goggles, displaying green pastures while it's stuck indoor during winter.

Someone complaining about a 35k pillar looking robot with googly eyes that detects trash on the floor of supermarkets and alerts a worker to pick it up.