Section 1 living data

Packets of data representing people have acquired a protected home, the CumuLinker Trust which also offers a protected wearable communicator, the Whisperer. These work together to repair face-to-face conversation disrupted by the Great Trickster. Two senior female computer scientists apply their experience to repairing the now scruffy WWW and to project threats to society from … Continue reading Section 1 living data

Risky Speaking

Section 2: Threats Get Real Chapter 1: Risky Speaking early May yy 20xx Dellville, Arizona. Casey sipped her coffee while watching her neighborhood quail on their early morning migration. Bending over her deck railing, she counted nine remaining fledglings bordered by echoing parents. These familiar noisy parades marked hourly breakpoints of shared existence around her … Continue reading Risky Speaking