Netflix will take us through the warped looking-glass again with a 5th season of Black Mirror 

The fourth season of Black Mirror encouraged many lovelorn souls to entrust their romantic lives to an app, so there’s no telling what aspect of daily living will be taken over by the new season Netflix has just ordered. Maybe a playlist will decide which job is right for you based on which songs you choose to repeat?

Soon Black Mirror’s technological nightmares will be available in book form

According to the BBC, Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker is set to edit three collections of novellas that riff on his series. Neither Brooker nor publisher Random House have revealed the authors involved—besides calling them “leading fiction writers”—but given the caliber of talent that has worked on the show, we…

A score for your tears: Official “San Junipero” soundtrack set to release next month

For the past two weeks, escaping to the bright, breezy fantasy world of San Junipero has not sounded like such a bad idea. “San Junipero” offers hope in dark times, as the fictional city in the cloud from Black Mirror’s third season suggests that heaven is indeed a place on earth. And now you can relive all the…

Black Mirror’s Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones on finding hope in nightmares

The two Black Mirror episodes that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in September—“San Junipero” and “Nosedive”—are unexpected in that their endings don’t make us feel too terrible about humanity. One might even go so far as to suggest that they are somewhat heartwarming. But just before the The…