SF++ Science Fiction Stories for Linux Geeks


      SF++ Science Fiction Stories for Linux Geeks
If you think the penguin on the cover represents the Penguin Publishing Group, then perhaps this anthology is not the book for you On the other hand, if you fondly recognize Tux, the Linux penguin, then yes, you are among friends The idea here was to assemble an anthology for geeks smart, independent, computer and science savvy geeks with a sense of humor And, for me, that pointed to Linux Linux geeks are smart I mean they use Linux, after all They re independent enough not to use that other operating system And finally, there s a tradition of humor and word play in the Linux community And so, SF Science FICTION Stories for Linux Geeks The first plus in the title indicates that, in addition to stories, there s a science fact article Challenge of the Anthropic Universe The second plus indicates an experiment a story Roblocks that can t be done in dead treeware It requires an html capable reader Most of the 0x10 works in this ninety three thousand word collection have appeared in pro SF magazines Many also appear in my earlier anthologies If words were kilo miles, this anthology would stretch from the Earth to the Sun We are Linux Resistance ismeasured in ohms SF has Linux in its title, and the Linux operating system doesn t cost anything I thought then I d make this book also not cost anything And anyway, most of the stories herein have already paid for themselves seven of them have appeared in Analog Magazine Some of the stories though, are even too geeky for Analog Experimentally, I ve found that e book buyers tend to equate price with worth So since I believe SF has sufficient worth I ve priced the book on Kindle at 4.00 To keep with the Linux philosophy though, I m providing the book for free through my website www.frithrik.com eb.htm Go there for your free copy and I ll e mail the book to you within a few days In the unlikely event that I m flooded with requests, it might take a little longer Table of ContentsPreface01 The Lycanthropic Principle About 7k words 02 The Architects Playground 12.5k 03 DECFSZ 5k 04 Teddy Bear Toys 5.5k 05 A Boy and his Bicycle 4k 06 The Fruitcake Genome 4k 07 Synthetic Sentience 3.5k 08 We are the Cat 6k 09 The Emancipation of the Knowledge Robots 1k 0A The Dyslexicon 1.25k 0B Transitivity 5.5k 0C The Skeekit Woogle Test 5k 0D Roblocks 3.5k 4.5k 0E Guess Who 7.5k 0F The Challenge of the Anthropic Universe 4.5k 10 The Exoanthropic Principle 8.5k Book jacket Back Cover NotesOther E books Download SF++ Science Fiction Stories for Linux Geeks – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

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  • Kindle Edition
  • 306 pages
  • SF++ Science Fiction Stories for Linux Geeks
  • Carl Frederick
  • English
  • 13 April 2018

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