Blogging in the cramped internet

BLDGBLOG, mourning WIRED ending Bruce Sterling’s blog:

[…] the pull of regular blogging—the urgency of it, the personal routine and daily discipline of writing online, the sense of audience, the faith that other people out there share these interests—has changed dramatically with the new internet, today’s cramped and disappointing version of online life that is now nothing but reaction GIFs and Donald Trump.

Adam Tinworth @adders