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  1. Jason Pettus Jason Pettus says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFI picked up this obscure 1981 novella by the insider loved science fiction author Vernor Vinge because of recently learning that it's demonstrably the very first story to define the trope we now know as cyberspace and that the authors who eventually created the cyberpunk genre in the late '80s and early '90s William Gibson Bruce Sterling Neal Stephenson etc were all passionate fans of this book and basically used it as a starting place for their own stories And after reading it I can attest that all this is very much true and that you can see the seeds of all the cyberpunk novels that came after fully formed here in this one the internet as a 3D virtual reality space connecting to it via biomech headgear that taps directly into your neurons within a physical US that has become an endless sprawl of crappy exurban spaces hooking together all the major cities which has led some people to enjoy the virtual version so


  2. Thom Thom says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFOriginally published as a novella in 1981 this version of True Names contains illustrations by Bob Walters and an afterword by Marvin Minsky I read this back in 1984 and really enjoyed re reading it on a plane flight across the country RecommendedWhile some of the tech is a little dated Vinge keeps it mostly in the background At one point the protagonist utilizes other computers to increase his power online and this is not so different from networked computers participating in a DDOS attack today For a story written in 1981 the author was remarkably prescientOther aspects of the plot are also well done and I found the female protagonist Erythrina well written Using fantasy metaphors for the imagined cyberspace works well The con


  3. Tim Tim says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFMy first Vinge even if A Fire Upon the Deep is still waiting to be read as well 'True Names and the Opening of the Cyberspace Frontier' is a re release of Vinge's same titled novella caught between introductions essays and an afterword The introduction of this edition is by Hari Kunzru whom I've never heard of to be honest He gives a bit o


  4. Eva Eva says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFBefore Neuromancer and Snow Crash there was Vinge's True Names written in 1981 Hackers meet in cyberspace a virtual representation of data space they call the Other Plane Metaphors and symbols of magic are applied to this world they are warlocks and wizards they cast spells modern day sorcery in a completely networked world There are battles in cyberspace amassing computation power that goes to your head and makes you Gods encryption schemes to trick those who control you because they know your true name there's the NSA conflicts over g


  5. Peter Garrett Peter Garrett says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFThe cyberpunk subgenre of science fiction was rooted in the work of New Wave SF authors such as Philip K Dick Roger Zelazny and JG Ballard Its themes began to emerge in the late 1970s in SF comics such as Judge Dredd an


  6. Prasanna Prasanna says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFI was inspired to read this after reading Finn Brunton's Digital Cash and how it inspired the early Crypto anarchists eventually leading to the creation of bitcoin and the vision for anonymous identities Some of the names seem archaic now but given that this was written in 1981 about 38 years from when I'm reading I think it holds up pretty wellThe story follows a group of early adopters of a new full immersion virtual reality technology called the Other Plane they call themselves warlocks in the story They resemble the curious hacker stereotypes that penetrate computer systems around the world for personal profit or curiosity They call their cabal a coven and must keep thei


  7. Jacquet Jacquet says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFI wasn't expecting to start reading the novel at page 190 Until then there are a series of articles to introduce the them


  8. Brad Brad says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFA uick read and a little dated but hey the book is as old as I am but very interesting to see Vinge's ideas of the potential future of tech back in the 80's A lot of t


  9. Pete Pete says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFTrue Names 1981 by Vernor Vinge is a very early work that depicts cyberspace It's an excellent novella that was visionary Before Neuromancer and all the other cyberpunk fiction this was first The story is also impressively good as well The characters are good enough for their purpose and the writing is decent I'd been meaning to read it for years and it lived up to high expectations


  10. Ramesh Ramesh says:

    Kindle iphoneleaks.co.uk ☆ True Names PDF/EPUB À true ebok, names ebok, True Names PDFWhile noticeably dated this story is still excellent


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