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"In 1977, it took about eight months for a slightly faster more refined mechanism to put punk in the window of Holt Renfrew. It's gotten faster ever since."
- William Gibson

Roving Bomb  
  Special zero-gee guided bomb.  

"Roving bombs ... Each with propulsion equipment, to be launched and guided by radio beams, even around corners - and exploded only by a deliberate change of power quality."
From Lost Rocket, by Manly Wade Wellman.
Published by Astounding Science-Fiction in 1941
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