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Implant
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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Mark Bird, a man on the cutting edge of technology, has just had a procedure done that will change his life. But when he get's a neural interface that connects his brain permanently to the internet he realizes just how disconnected he has become.
The Lobotomy Chip
Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Part one of a series of short storied named "American Slavery Chronicles". In 2032 development was made on a lobotomy chip to enslave the mentally ill and criminals. It was designed to replace the smartphone and tablets as well. Yet something went wrong.
Hal 9000
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Hal 9000, un computer progettato dal professor Tomohide Sato nel 2065, viene messo a gestire la Medical Scientific Corporation a Boston. Si sta sperimentando un antivirus capace di eliminare ogni tipo di contagio. Ma Hal 9000 ha, nella sua enorme memoria, un altro progetto.
Going Native
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When a journalist on assignment visits a convention held by a fringe group who believes that teleportation has changed them—he wonders how he will manage to complete his assignment. But the more he talks to the TVSo?s, the more he becomes convinced they might not be crazy—they might just be right. Finalist for the Best Fiction Maggie Award given by the Western Publications Association.
Imperfect
Series: Lacuna. Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
On Belthas IV, the great forge world in the inner sphere of Toralii space, thousands of constructs -- artificial slaves -- are manufactured every week. They are initially identical and indistinguishable from the other until each is implanted with a stock neural net. From that moment onward every construct is different. They all have one thing in common, though; all constructs are bound by rules.
The Light of the Earth As Seen From Tartarus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Ian and Jack Talley and the Prometheus Space Program set a record for the fastest manned flight to Jupiter. But the journey ended in disaster, crippling Jack and killing the rest of the crew. Ten years later, an eccentric multi-billionaire offers them all his money, and a second chance, if they'll fly him to Pluto. But they must decide whether they are making history, or repeating it.
We, the People of the Clouds
Price: Free! Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Reality is broken... For Marlon Smith the afterlife is a beach. The computer-generated world his consciousness inhabits provides for his every need. But then flaws begin to appear in the fabric of reality around him. Flaws that shouldn't be possible. Flaws only he can see...
Life Choice
You set the price! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Truly revolutionary technology changes everything, including culture and language. Early in the 23rd century, an expectant couple move from Ceres to a new asteroid belt habitat, hoping to make a better life for themselves and their unborn child. This is a short story for general audiences, set early in the Solar Era of Heyoka's all-too-plausible Spiral's Realms future history.
A Wrinkle in Time
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Adventure » General
Archeologist and former Earth Military Force officer Luke Parillo finds thousand-year-old wreckage all the time. But this ancient ship came from hundreds of years in the future
Elites
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Rowena runs the House, a place for homeless Sky veterans. The House, open only to the women who compose the Elite Squad, has only a few rules: No names, no details, no weapons. The problem? Anything can become a weapon—even a toilet bowl scrubber. Even a word. Especially a word. A word that could destroy both Rowena and her House.
Echea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Sarah thinks she has the perfect family. She and her husband decide to share that perfection with Echea, an orphan from the Moon Wars. But after Sarah adopts Echea, she realizes that Echea has problems. Serious problems. Problems that might change Sarah’s entire family. Forever. Hugo, Nebula, Sturgeon, and Locus award finalist. Winner of both the Asimov’s and Homer Readers’ Choice Awards.
We Create Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rick is a scurrilous scoundrel with a heart of gold—not because he's warm and fuzzy underneath, but because his heart is totally devoted to money. His favorite goldmine is his shop, where he vends virtual reality. He keeps his customers happy, and he always knows how to find a handy college girl with more cocaine than sense. Life is good. But life has a way of doing unexpected things.
Moonlight
Series: Romance · Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A romantic encounter with an android leads to unexpected complications and unforeseen insights.
Solution
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Asegai, a star-faring mercenary of the more relaxed sort, discovers a massive, half-destroyed ship in the middle of deep space. Just before he goes in to scrounge for valuables, a mysterious com tag appears from inside the ship: a request for an assisted suicide. In only minutes, Asegai is thrust into an explosive warzone, the two combatants battling over more than just a single life.
Companion World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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Julia Perenda woke up that morning to the warmth of sunshine and a cool spring breeze gently tickling her nose with the scent of the lilacs blooming outside her bedroom window. Anticipation washed over her as she struggled to full wakefulness. She knew that this was going to be the best day ever and tried to remember what would make this day better than the many good days preceeding today.
தமிழில் யுனிக்ஸ்
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: Tamil. Published: March 1, 2015 by N.Natarajan. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
Unix Programming in Tamil. Unix OS Design by Mourice Bach is a great work. , But for some one rank new, the concepts would be required to appreciate and get a full understanding of what happens inside the Unix Operating system and is flavours, from the book. I have explained through a imaginary characters and fictious incidents, every major minor concepts in the Design of Unix OS.
Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A flash fiction that examines what beauty really is. Read what happened to Liz in her efforts to become "perfect". Does beauty lie in flawless imperfection or is beauty more than skin deep?
Sneakers
Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Strange things are happening when China begins exporting designer athletic shoes to the US that sell for less than cheap canvas shoes. Is there a connection between the shoes and violence that erupts on playgrounds across America?
The Time-Lapsed Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Emerging from flux after three months of mind-pushing a starship through the nada-continuum, Thorn realised he could not hear. He was on his second drink, an hour later, when a sound startled him. But it was the wrong sound... Classic short science fiction, and winner of the 1988 Interzone poll for best story of the year.
New Housing Starts Increase For Twenty-Second Consecutive Year
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A 1500 word short story. When more new houses are built than the year before, we call that a good thing. But for Daniel, Rosetta, and little Iris --and many others-- it has become not just a bad thing, but an intolerable oppression.