Posted by Cthulhu, Destroyer of Worlds at 9: So what about a man waking up in the future? When Alice at last recuperates and returns home, we get this passage: View all 8 comments. Rainbows End He and his fellow re-trainees feel compelled to join protests against the change. But hey it won a Hugo, so it must be good. I found myself, naturally, comparing this book to other pieces of post-apocalyptic literature.
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Akishakar Al Final del Arco Iris Almost everyone is wired, you can carry petabytes in your pocket the sum total of all recorded human media on the equivalent of a USB drivethe world is globally-connected in ways we still are dreaming about bu Although I did not love this book as much as his Zones of Thought space operas, Vernor Vinge has yet to disappoint me.
Google is still around. Clearly it was powerful — a real game-changer. Those answers took me in new directions and were almost always more valuable than whatever I originally had in mind. San Diego, California, Rainbows End, on the other hand, was just an average book that felt long. Access to online information and computational power is available in seconds. This is one of the reasons he is our narrator—he is one of the few who had the desire to learn how to read and write.
Vinge also puts a lot of effort into his characterizations but somehow none of them really strike a chord with me, I appreciate the effort though, it does give a little more depth to the story underneath all the high tech. Ideas ideas ideas ideas ideas ideas: The western states of the U. Overall, its engrossing and delightful, ending on enough of a positive note to make you wonder about a sequel. Instead, the execution of the story and characters was consistently sub-par.
Lists with This Book. Because they are electronic first, and civil as a very distant second. Three intelligence officers from major countries are combating this problem.
Everything has costs, and the more radical the newness of your gleamingly new Savior Tech, the greater and more unexpected the cost. In this respect, as a work of social science-fiction, Rainbows End is absolutely fascinating.
Though the vinte events are seemingly innocuous whether taken together or separatelythe vast resources of computer power and analysts that are brought to bear on these events suggest to security personnel that someone is very subtly testing a new weapons system, perhaps qrcoiris YGBM weapon YGBM stands for You-Gotta-Believe-Me, jargon for mind control weapons. Tagomi, a well-meaning businessman in the PSA who unknowingly coordinates a meeting between a German double-agent and a Japanese general and gets involved in foreign intrigue way over his head.
Oct 08, Mike Moore rated it did not like it. Looking for beautiful books? Rainbows End, by contrast, is a near-future sci-fi book set entirely on earth. This allows them to both compute through body movements instead of keyboards though a vrenor interface is available for older people and to view the world exactly as they want May 20, C. Sep 13, Althea Ann rated it liked it. Related Articles.
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