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by John Varley

Varley won the Hugo award for best novella in 1985 for this story. A Korean War vet finds that he has been living next door to one of the world's premier hackers. What did Charles Kluge get into that got him killed?

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Hackers Induce Epileptic Seizure Like 'Press Enter'
   John Varley suggested this idea a quarter-century ago. I can't believe that people would actually try this.

Army Seizure Ray Inspired By Pikachu (Updated)
   A deliberately-induced epileptic seizure.

Burner Generates Temporary Phone Numbers
   'Interesting phone system he's got, by the way...' - John Varley, 1984. is devoted to the creative inventions of science fiction authors and movie makers. Look for the Science Fiction Invention Category that interests you, the Glossary of Science Fiction Inventions, the Timeline of Science Fiction Inventions, or see what's New.
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Sleeep PRO Earplug For Maximum Rest
re: Arthur C. Clarke

Inspired By Japan, Nap Pods For Hajj
re: Larry Niven

Amphibio 3D Printed Gill Shirt
re: Philip K. Dick

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