Vernor Vinge is a retired San Diego State University Professor of Mathematics, computer scientist, and science-fiction author. He is best known for his Hugo Award-winning novels and novellas A Fire Upon the Deep (1992), A Deepness in the Sky (1999), Rainbows End (2006), and his 1993 essay "The Coming Technological Singularity."
ARTICLES FEATURING VERNOR
Singularity Now, or Why We Already Live in the Future
RATHER THAN MONOLITHIC iPhones or bulky portable computers, people now wear their information processing devices — as jackets lined with circuitry that ...