Yesterday, Microsoft revealed info about “Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Stories Inspired by Microsoft”. It is an anthology of short stories written by science fiction authors. These stories explore prediction science, quantum computing, real-time translation, machine learning, and much more.
The contributing authors were inspired by inside access to leading-edge work, including in-person visits to Microsoft’s research labs, to craft new works that predict the near-future of technology and examine its complex relationship to our core humanity.
Elizabeth Bear · Greg Bear · David Brin · Nancy Kress · Ann Leckie · Jack McDevitt · Seanan McGuire · Robert J. Sawyer
The collection also includes a short graphic novel by Blue Delliquanti and Michele Rosenthal, and original illustrations by Joey Camacho.
It will be available on Nov 17h at all major eBook sites, including: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Books-A-Million, Google Play, iBooks and Kobo.