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Old 09-08-2007, 07:22 AM   #1
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Doctorow, Cory: Overclocked Stories of the Future Present v3.0 2008-02-12

Here is the science fiction book Overclocked: Stories of the Future Present by Cory Doctorow. It replaces I Robot as I Robot is one of the stories in the collection.

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to get bitten by a zombie? To live through a bioweapon attack? To have every aspect of your life governed by invisible ants? In Cory Doctorow's collection of novellas, he wields his formidable experience in technology and computing to give us mind bending sci-fi tales that explore the possibilities of information technology — and its various uses — run amok. "Anda's Game" is a spin on the bizarre new phenomenon of “cyber sweatshops,” in which people are paid very low wages to play online games all day in order to generate in-game wealth, which can be converted into actual money. Another tale tells of the heroic exploits of “sysadmins” — systems administrators — as they defend the cyber-world, and hence the world at large, from worms and bioweapons. And yes, there is a story about zombies, too.
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Old 09-10-2007, 10:59 AM   #2
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Bump due to I Robot being replaced with Overclocked: Stories of the Future Present which includes I Robot.
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I've just updated to v1.1 to add in the ToC which I left out. Sorry.
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Fixed to match all the other copies.
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I've updated version 2.0 with version 3.0. Version 3.0 was made following HarryT's directions to make this a proper Mobipocket format eBook. All the section spacing within the stories are correct where the author intended.
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