Just how much does the government know
by Jon G. Peddie
Former Detective Scott Mitchell, now hunting down deadbeat dads for Family Services, is thrust into this dark world when he tracks down computer genius Bill Snyder over delinquent child support payments and is inexorably drawn into his world.
Scott draws on his military training, assembling a ragtag team including his young cousin, a programming savant, to outsmart and overcome the corrupt corporation behind the database – an enterprise supported by a cabal of power-hungry politicians, the FBI, the CIA and local police.
The race is on to thwart and expose the subterfuge that threatens us all. There’s nothing less than control of the nation at stake.
Dr. Jon G. Peddie is a recognized pioneer in the graphics industry, President of Jon Peddie Research, and named one of the world’s most influential analysts. Peddie has been an ACM distinguished speaker and is currently an IEEE Distinguished visitor He lectures at numerous conferences and universities on topics about graphics technology and the emerging trends in digital media.
A former President of Siggraph Pioneers, he serves on the advisory boards of several conferences, organizations, and companies. He contributes articles to numerous publications. In 2015, he was given the Lifetime Achievement award from the CAAD society.
Peddie has published hundreds of papers to date; and authored or contributed to eleven books, His most recent books are, “Augmented Reality, where we all will live” and “Ray Tracing, a Tool for all.” “DATABASE” is his first novel.
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The Ark, wrote about their notable local resident, Jon G. Peddie and his new book Database. “It’s hitting many of those notes that people are talking about today — how much surveillance is enough. I went for it in a big way with the tech and the theoretical aspects of programming, and along the way, there were some crazy car chases and hidden San Francisco Bay Area places,” Peddie said, noting the novel will be the first in a “Mitchell Files” trilogy of police mysteries focusing on the fictional protagonist, Scott Mitchell.
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