Could J.K. Simmons play J. Jonah Jameson in Amazing Spider-Man 2? Plus…

Mark Hamill talks some more about Star Wars: Episode VII — which one major director says he's definitely not doing. A new Oz: The Great and Powerful poster shows off the flying monkey action. Alex Proyas' Amped may be starring Thor and Catwoman. Check out two new clips of David Tennant's droid character from Star… » 11/09/12 6:00am 11/09/12 6:00am

Robopocalpyse writers's next cyborg novel, Amped gets a movie deal

Is author Daniel H. Wilson on his way to becoming Hollywood's next Philip K Dick? First his unpublished robot uprising novel Robopocalpyse gets picked up by Steven Spielberg. And now Wilson's latest work, Amped has been scooped up by the Dark City director Alex Proyas. » 11/07/12 7:40am 11/07/12 7:40am

How Growing Up in Oklahoma Got Daniel Wilson Excited About Robots

Former roboticist Daniel Wilson made a huge splash several years ago with his non fiction book How to Survive a Robot Uprising, and then set his optical implants on writing fiction. His debut novel Robopocalypse was a huge bestseller, and is set to become a Steven Spielberg flick. And now he's got a new novel out, … » 7/12/12 12:51pm 7/12/12 12:51pm

What's more likely: a robot uprising, or humans becoming cyborgs?

Are you about to become a cyborg, or will you be crushed by robot overlords? This week's io9 show looks at our future relationships with machines — and you'll never be the same again. » 6/15/12 10:30am 6/15/12 10:30am

Read 2 more chapters of Daniel H. Wilson's Amped!

Yesterday, we brought you the first three chapters of Daniel H. Wilson's Amped. But how much worse can it get for Owen, the cybernetically enhanced main character in a world that hates and fears cyborgs? Much, much worse, as it turns out. Check out chapters four and five — where Owen is not only on the run, but a… » 6/01/12 1:41pm 6/01/12 1:41pm

The First 3 Chapters from Daniel H. Wilson's Thrilling New Novel Amped

First he gave us helpful advice for the robot uprising, then he wrote the robot war novel Robopocalypse. Now Daniel H. Wilson is turning his attention to the plight of cyborgs and posthumans, with his dystopian new novel Amped. And we've got the first three chapters right here! Come back tomorrow for chapters four and… » 5/31/12 4:29pm 5/31/12 4:29pm