Books tagged: cybernetics

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The Wakeful Wanderer's Guide to New New England & Beyond
Series: The Wakeful Wanderer's Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Watty Award Winner 2017. Marto is part of a collection of people called the Interconnected. They get along with each other via implanted technology, eliminating the need for speech in favor of "thexting." Marto is on a unicycle tour of New New England, which has been drastically altered by the rising oceans. As he pedals away traditionalist Luddite forces are scheming to destroy his way of life.
Khutulun's Response Ability
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In a job market where corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, freelance mercenaries make their living doing high risk jobs that require a certain moral flexibility. Gates City was especially risky; the entire city belonged to a single corporation. But, the job offered a mega-dollar to steal a box from a lab, and Khutulun was still paying off her new synthetic legs.
A UNIFIED THEORY OF HUMAN DISEASE - IS INFORMATION FAILURE THE BASIS OF ALL DISEASES?
Price: Free! Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The author, a medical doctor, has attempted to offer a novel theory of human diseases which is fundamentally different from the way medicine is taught. Using systems theory he sees diseases as a result of disordered communication between the trillions of cells that constitute the body. Claude Shannon’s information theory is applied to categorize diseases into three types on
Raven Rising
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Light years from home, Starship Raven went down in an impossible blazing wreck. Crack investigator Angelie Gunnarson and her team love this kind of impossible mystery. But the Raven might have more secrets than even Angelie can handle. An action-packed short sci-fi novel from the award-winning author of The City Builders.
Butcher's Cleanup Service
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, corrupt people find new ways to exploit systems to gain power. When Corporate-Senator Saul's employee is arrested, the career politician has a special concern and turns to unscrupulous methods. The freelance mercenary known as Butcher is very good at making people not talk about election fraud.
McGoohan’s Changing Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, police forces act in jurisdictions that fit together like jigsaw pieces from different puzzles. As a champion of municipal authority, Corporate Affairs Officer McGoohan trains a younger officer how to force those pieces into a cohesive picture of a polite society. That is until one bullet changes the direction of his career.
The Cookie Caper
Series: The Bright Future, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, borders are marked by elevator doors and wars are fought to keep black ink on the bottom line. When a new recipe threatens to upset the world's trillion dollar cookie market, its scientist baker is murdered, sending freelance mercenaries and corporate police officers into a scramble to recover the missing prototype batch.
The Armor Heist
Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, wars for market dominance are fought with freelance mercenaries in city streets. A smuggler, a sniper, and a shape-shifting thief hire on to steal a box and concoct a risky plan to hit the armored car carrying it – with another armored car.
Cybernetics of Sex: How to Hack Your Woman
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Essay » Author profile
In this essay the author explains how the control theory can be used to improve relationships in couples.
The Corridor of Space: China, Modernists, and the Cybernetic Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is about space. When the Jesuit missionaries in the 16th century brought with them the first works of Chinese art with their characteristic parallel perspective, they were probably unaware of the fact that these pictures contained the key to a new conception of space. For space to classic China was not what it was to Renaissance Europe.