In which Marcus and 8bit hack into HVAC systems, but for very different reasons. They disagree, and their argument manages into include Joe Pesci, the Ten Commandments, and Dungeons & Dragons.
In which our teenage protagonist finds himself on an adventure which he’s not quite sure about, and has to choose his pathway. [Note: Mature theme]
Whereupon we get introduced to our main characters, reflect upon the ease by which skids could cause trouble, and ruminate on the morality of ethically motivated gray-hat hacking,
This story asks the question “what does it mean to be human?”, contrasting a robot that’s becoming more human against some boys who are, perhaps, becoming less human.
In which a DEF CON N00b , Max, tries to be more extroverted while attending a Skytalks session. Drama ensues.