Vernor Vinge  

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"... William Gibson's Neuromancer (1984), Vernor Vinge's novella 'True Names' (1987) offered readers a graphic description of the cyberspatial interface."--Gothic Motifs in the Fiction of William Gibson (2016) by Tatiani G. Rapatzikou

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Vernor Steffen Vinge (1944 – 2024) was an American science fiction author and professor of mathematics and computer science, the first wide-scale popularizer of the technological singularity concept and among the first authors to present a fictional "cyberspace".

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