|About the Book|
A promising new technology creating interactive digital copies of deceased humans turns into a frightening stand-off between two global powers. The Unbroken Line introduces the simcon, or simulated conscience, a data application, that uses the entireMoreA promising new technology creating interactive digital copies of deceased humans turns into a frightening stand-off between two global powers. The Unbroken Line introduces the simcon, or simulated conscience, a data application, that uses the entire digital record of your existence, all of the online presence that has been updated, recorded, photographed, videoed or otherwise saved in any server or digital storage facility in the world throughout your lifetime, to recreate a functioning you as a hologram that can interact with living people. But did a conversation between U.S. President Arturo Solar and his deceased daughter’s simcon trigger an act of war with the Russians?An international investigation from earth to outer space, balances unauthorized alliances between rogues technologists and Intelligence agents in exotic locations, were answers are elusive and romantic liaisons omnipresent. Welcome to the immediate future and the battle for humanity’s survival. When the powerful new simcon app is suspected of tipping the balance of geopolitical power, Kadie Laltanca and the global technology team at U.N. Special Command must figure out if its a human or digital perpetrator. Following the clues from Cape Canaveral to The Philippines to Brazil to Moscow, and back to the halls of Washington, the team uncovers old foes and new conflicts, as they search for a criminal they cannot see. As the battle intensifies and the clues turn the investigation around, rogue technologist Zylen Blain fights to keep his freedom, technological superiority, and the love of his life from the rapidly approaching Global Intelligence agents. In world where humans had not realized they were no longer thinking, but only reacting, to Network instructions, warring techies go head-to-head online in a race to outpace one another for digital domination. But neither side can envision how the unpredictable actions of The Network force extraordinary human responses in a world of complacent digital control.