William Gibson:
Science Fiction Technology and Ideas
William Gibson was born in South Carolina; he went to Canada when he was 19. His first novel, Neuromancer won both the Hugo and Nebula awards in 1984.
Invention/Technology Source Work (Publication Date)

Dustplug - cover your Microsoft slot

Count Zero (1986)

Electromagnetic Shotgun - take out an AI

Neuromancer (1984)

Eyephone(s) - big screen in a small package

Idoru (1996)

Fractal Knife - more cutting surface

Virtual Light (1993)

Freeside Orbital Resort

Neuromancer (1984)

GPS Sunglasses - you are here

All Tomorrow's Parties (1999)

Graffiti-Eating Finish - never wash those walls again

All Tomorrow's Parties (1999)

Headset - wireless ear-clips

Idoru (1996)

High Orbit Archipelago

Mona Lisa Overdrive (1988)

Hood Hologram

Virtual Light (1993)

Hotdesk - the cubicle is the computer

Idoru (1996)

House Voice - Thurber's nightmare

Mona Lisa Overdrive (1988)

Hovercraft - rides on a cushion of air

Mona Lisa Overdrive (1988)

ICE (intrusion countermeasures electronics) - anti-hacker

Neuromancer (1984)

Idoru - a software-generated personality

Idoru (1996)

Image-Amps

Neuromancer (1984)

Implanted Microprocessor Monitor

Neuromancer (1984)

Interactive Video Column - see the world -- from convenience stores?

All Tomorrow's Parties (1999)

JAL Shuttle

Neuromancer (1984)

Joeboy (Muscle Grafts) - got muscles?

Neuromancer (1984)

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