Daemon by Daniel Suarez:
Science Fiction Inventions, Technology and Ideas
Excellent new novel describes a near future/present day in which a computer game entrepreneur finds a way to continue 'gaming' even after death. This novel was first self-published in 2006; the text used in the technovelgy items listed below comes from the 2009 edition. This novel has apparently been optioned by the producer of WarGames for Paramount Pictures. Select
A remote-controlled automobile.
Integrated glasses and projector provides a portable heads-up display for augmented reality.
Autonomous motorcycle weapons platform.
An output device that uses the skin of the user.
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