The Shockwave Rider is a science fiction novel by John Brunner, originally published in 1975.
It is notable for its hero’s use of computer hacking skills to escape pursuit in a dystopian future, and for the coining of the word “worm” to describe a program that propagates itself through a computer network.
Russian indie studio Winged Doom has released a mock-up trailer for a new
retro-styled cyberpunk project titled Stealer which is currently in the very early stages of development.
According to its developer, the footage — which lacks scenes with gameplay
— is described as a promotional video and an experiment to create a “living world.”
A long time ago, when computers still used floppy disks, there was a need to duplicate the contents of these floppies. Amiga X-Copy was one of the most well known disk copying programs for the Commodore Amiga series of computers, with countless users all across the world.