Month: June 2015



It’s the midsummer weekend here in Finland. For those of you not in the know, midsummer is kind of a big deal in Finland, almost comparable to Christmas. Friday and Saturday on the week that holds the 21st of June are almost ….  Read More


Avatars and identity

A few weeks ago, when I was working on my post for the Jetpack blogtrain, my partner and I were talking about the effects of the ongoing virtualization of the world. He said something that bothered me. He said, to paraphraze, that ….  Read More


Vote for HELSINKI!

As you’re probably aware already, Worldcon is fast approaching and with it the vote for Worldcon of 2017. At this point there are four contenders; Helsinki, Montreal, Washington D.C. and Nippon. Now, obviously since Helsinki is my hometown and one of the ….  Read More