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Synonyms for cyberpunk

a programmer who breaks into computer systems in order to steal or change or destroy information as a form of cyber-terrorism

a writer of science fiction set in a lawless subculture of an oppressive society dominated by computer technology

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a genre of fast-paced science fiction involving oppressive futuristic computerized societies

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De acordo com Lemos (2002), a cultura cyberpunk herda os valores da contracultura, exceto aqueles que contestam a tecnologia.
The cyborg--transgressive, reactionary, sexualised, automaton, child-like, parental, kill-bot, uncanny--has been one of the markers of cyberpunk texts.
What the following essay hopes to provide, then, is a more scrupulous account of cyberpunk's interface with the Chandleresque.
Nevertheless, it seems to me important to recall that cyberpunk science fiction, the other main cultural site for rhetorics of "cyberspace," attracted academic attention from students and critics of postmodernism precisely because cyberpunk fiction seemed to offer a way to restore both a utopian dimension and a social critique to theories of postmodern culture.
The first prominent theme of cyberpunk fiction is its pseudo-scientific and -sociological extrapolation.
The word cyberpunk was coined by writer Bruce Bethke, who wrote a story with that title in 1982.
Cyberpunk got its name only a few years ago, but the genre can be traced back to publication of John Brunner's Shockwave Rider in 1975.
Musk's Tesla pickup has been ( described as very futuristic and "cyberpunk" which is an exciting prospect to consider. 
The mod is created by 'JinMar' and it allows you to play as John Wick or Johnny Silverhand from Cyberpunk 2077.
Keanu Reeves as John Wick in Cyberpunk 2077 CYBERPUNK 2077 TEASER footage last year left gamers champing at the bit to get their hands on this title.
remake is expected on Xbox One, PS4, and CYBERPUNK 2077 TEASER footage last year left gamers champing at the bit to their hands on this title.
Viewers will enjoy the world of "The Last One Standing VR," a captivating mix of Chinese and cyberpunk elements, through a first person perspective, filmed in a single long take," said the company.
Summary: New Delhi, [India] July 23 (ANI): Hollywood's upcoming cyberpunk action movie 'Alita: Battle Angel' is set to release on December 21 worldwide.
West Paterson, NJ, July 21, 2018 --( Sequart is proud to announce the publication of "The Cyberpunk Nexus: Exploring the Blade Runner Universe," edited by Lou Tambone and Joe Bongiorno.