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Deadly Vantage

Deadly Vantage

by Jeffrey A. Robinson

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Imagine a device that would allow you to spy on anything, anywhere, at any time. Imagine being able to discover secrets buried for decades and what people would do with such a device, if they had sole use of it for decades. Then what would happen, if knowledge of this technology leaked. What would governments and intelligence agencies do to obtain this technology? And what might others do to keep it secret?

This is a story about the government, the military, intelligence agencies, and their quest for power. Some want the technology to uncover secrets to control people; others want to acquire information to sell; others want to use the device for very personal reasons. Conflicting groups face off with one another and vie for ownership of this very unique tool.

This is a story about ethics, identity theft, good intentions, and our basest behaviors. Throughout the book, themes and topics about the power of technology, crime and punishment, law and justice, anonymity, and vigilantism shape a techno-thriller unlike any you have read before.

After all, new discoveries of this magnitude can't remain secret forever.

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940161332900
Publisher: Jeffrey Robinson
Publication date: 08/13/2019
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jeffrey A Robinson is a retired technologist, who grew up loving to read science fiction. He has a B.A. in Physics, a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, an MBA, and a Ph.D. in Information Systems. He also has postgraduate certificates in Computer Forensics, and a PMP, and is a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt, as well.

After serving as a Naval Flight Officer, who flew F-4 Phantom jets, and an Air Traffic Controller, in the Marine Corps, he became a device physicist in a semiconductor-manufacturing facility and an expert in Manufacturing Execution Systems and computer automation. He taught graduate school in Business and Technology for thirty years, while working at places like Rockwell International, Hughes Aircraft, Micro-Rel Medtronic, and Motorola, along with other technology companies and consulted for companies in other industries on process, quality, and Six Sigma. He holds three software patents, has written dozens of technical articles and papers, and also a book on Six Sigma, in addition to his forays into Science Fiction.

He has a loving and patient wife, who has suffered his eccentricities for far, too many years, two sons, two daughters, five grandchildren, and too many pets.

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