The Boost

TitleThe Boost
Year for Search2014
AuthorsBaker, Stephan [L.]
Date Published2014
PublisherTor
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
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Dystopia in which all humans have had their intellect boosted by an implant, which leads to many improvements but can also be used for advertizing and controlling people. When an upgrade is announced that will have a open portal through which governments can invade everyone’s thoughts, one man revolts and escapes to join others who are unenhanced and leads a rebellion against all those who would control others.

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2014 Baker, Stephen [L.]. The Boost. New York: Tor. Public

Dystopia in which all humans have had their intellect boosted by an implant, which leads to many improvements but can also be used for advertizing and controlling people. When an upgrade is announced that will have a open portal through which governments can invade everyone’s thoughts, one man revolts and escapes to join others who are unenhanced and leads a rebellion against all those who would control others.