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BreakpointWhen a sophisticated group of saboteurs launches a series of attacks designed to bring down the wo. Clarke is at it again using the novel as a way to tell tales he probably couldn’t get away with in non fiction The focus here is on the nation’s communications apparatus Some nation or group has set about bombing the cables that connect the USA com network with Europe Several communications satellites have been hacked and redirected to places other than their usual geostationary orbits Experts in data and communications and their facilities are being destroyed Is it the Chinese who are behind it Could it be that some other entity is trying to remove the “global” from “global village”Illuminated by the dark goings on there is much discussion of impending scientific advances some of which could be anathema not only to America’s rivals but to groups within the country Clarke trots out familiar types for this educational enterprise of his They are paper thin which is ok The book is competently written if clearly done by a writer who is no lion in this particular savannah It is the ideas that are important here not the characters It is a cautionary tale of what might be possible told in an engaging manner by someone who knows a whole lot about the subject he covers And Clarke helpfully adds a section After his tale is told in which he identifies the contemporary basis for the notions explored by his futuristic scenario Clarke may be the best informed guy on the planet regarding his subject matter and he is worth reading for this alone That he gets his information across in such an engaging manner is a large plus Notions here include “transhumanism” – a philosophy p 44 that espouses using genomics robotics informatics nanotech new pharmato change humanity into a new species”Globegrid – The Globegrid Project – a plan to merge the largest US supercomputer farms with ones in France Russia and Japan to create one virtual machine “Living Software” is a huge program designed to write applications sans errors This is a fantastic notion used for literary effect but there are elements of it that are interesting The software is network based of course and asks every system with which it comes into contact if it would like to have a copy downloaded and installed Once in the system normalizes software to conform to the LS standard making them error free Twenty two years as a programmer inform my view that this is not bloody likelyThere is a place in which the characters view a real time 3D model of data flow in the internet Way cool

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review Breakpoint ë PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¸ [Read] ➫ Breakpoint By Richard A. Clarke – Helpyouantib.co.uk When a sophisticated group of saboteurs launches a series of attacks designed to bring down the world's technological networks a dedicated team of experts assembles to find out if the responsible indi WheIndividuals are right wing militias Jihadist terrorists or representatives from enemy nation state. Got through most of it and then realized that I just don’t care Too technical and not enough character development A guys book

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Rld's technological networks a dedicated team of experts assembles to find out if the responsible. This book will scare the bejeezus out of you considering the cv of the writer