Sci-fi set in futuristic Cape Town

2008-07-16 00:00

“Corrupting governments with their own agendas, politicians building social controls and access passes and electroshock pacifiers into the very technology we need to function day to day, so you’ve no choice but to accept the defuser in your phone or be barred from certain parts of the city because you don’t have clearance.”

There’s Kendra who chooses to be implanted with a mutation-inducing robotic microbe. Unlike the many other anti-aging nano-techs being used by those who can afford it, this one reacts like a rush of high-class cocaine every time she drinks the sponsor’s drink — Ghost. It also has a few side effects. Pity the sponsors only tell you about the good ones. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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