from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Pertaining to cyberspace.
- n. A user of the Internet or virtual reality.
Computer bulletin boards, cyberpunk comic books, interactive videos, cyber-rock dance clubs and the acts of eco-terrorists and of employees who use computers to subvert the workplace are part of a cyberian universe whose gurus, interviewed here by Rushkoff, include Terence McKenna, Timothy Leary and R.U. Sirius, editor of Mondo 2000 magazine.
Publishers Weekly describes it thusly: This heady report takes readers on a dizzying and dangerous guided tour through "cyberspace," an unfolding terrain of digital information that, according to Rushkoff, is being tapped by a "cyberian counterculture" bent on redefining reality.
Recently at the Times we tried using a Web innovation called “wiki” — a shared-editing process very much in the cyberian spirit.