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" I sometimes suspect that we're seeing something in the Internet as significant as the birth of cities. It's really something new, it's a new kind of civilization."
- William Gibson

Image-Amps  
  Boost the signal from the eyes to see in the dark.  

She put the bottle in his hand. "I can see in the dark, Case. Micro channel image-amps in my glasses.
From Neuromancer, by William Gibson.
Published by Phantasia Press in 1984
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See this reference to her mirrorshade glasses.

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