The same fears of a world out of control that drove the Luddites in the Industrial Revolution are in play today but amplified and manipulated by a tech world on steroids.
P. W. SINGER is an expert on twenty-first-century warfare. His award-winning nonfiction books include The New York Times bestseller Wired for War.
AUGUST COLE is a writer and analyst specializing in national security issues and a former defense industry reporter for the Wall Street Journal.
Blending fiction with deep research on artificial intelligence, this excerpt from "Burn-In," a futuristic techno-thriller set in Washington, D.C., is both creepy and exciting.