Daniel Suarez's Influx Shows The Paranoid Side of Techno-Optimism

I was prepared to be annoyed by Daniel Suarez's novel Influx. This techno-thriller, which has already been optioned as a movie, has the feel (and logic) of a blockbuster movie on paper. But then I realized: Influx is science fiction as Hugo Gernsback would have written it if he lived today, a thriller packed with… » 3/20/14 1:01pm 3/20/14 1:01pm

Fox grabs scifi thriller Influx for a movie adaptation

In Daniel Suarez's upcoming book Influx, someone is imprisoning the world's technological geniuses to keep technology from advancing too far. It's an intriguing premise, and clearly Fox agrees, as they've optioned it before the book's release on February 20th. Here's the book's official description from Amazon: » 1/08/14 4:40pm 1/08/14 4:40pm