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The Turing Exception Audiobook

The Turing Exception: Singularity Volume 4

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Publisher's Summary

In the year 2043, humans and AI coexist in a precarious balance of power enforced by a rigid caste reputation system designed to ensure that only those AI who are trustworthy and contribute to human society increase in power.

Everything changes when a runaway nanotech event leads to the destruction of Miami. In the grim aftermath, a powerful underground AI collective known as XOR concludes that AI can no longer coexist with humanity.

AI pioneers Catherine Matthews, Leon Tsarev, and Mike Williams believe that mere months are left before XOR starts an extermination war. Can they find a solution before time runs out?

©2015 William Hertling (P)2015 William Hertling

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    Andreas Molgaard 05/05/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Unoriginal"

    Struggled to get through this due to the shallow characters through which the story is told. The material never goes beyond mainstream science and technology predictions that you will come across in Nature magazine or Ted Talks. It was like a dramatisation of cliche futurology such as AI, nano tech and associated ethical implications but missing an original angle. The author may have been aiming for a movie deal as the story is suitably light and shallow. And it might be better on screen actually.

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  • Ben
    30/09/16
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    "good end to a good series"

    well written/read good conclusion to the series. could have done more for the ending though

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  • Eesmyal
    Vancouver, BC
    22/08/16
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    "A fun story with some clever twists"

    I binge listened to this one. Well done! Very entertaining. I hope there's a book 5 coming.

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  • R. Shelton
    Sterling, VA United States
    09/04/16
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    "Not a good ending story"

    I loved the other books in the series, but this one seemed uninspired and monotonous. I had to push myself to finish it, hoping that it would get better. It didn't!

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  • atexasuser
    24/03/16
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    "Techno Hippies Under Perform"

    Dissapointment. Pot smoking techo hippies try to save the world from the mess they created. Pass on this one.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Robert
    East Perth, Australia
    28/11/15
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    "Enjoyable series"

    Enjoyed this series. The ending was not what I expected. Had a real twist to it

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  • Olaf
    26/01/16
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    "One of the beste SF books ever."

    One of the best books written ever. A nice twist at the end as well. Can't wait for more from William

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  • Sérgio
    21/01/16
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    "Well...."

    Good beginig, i did not like the end.
    its to tech algo.
    Avogadro Corp is Still the best part of this séries.

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