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This material could be an enabler for a variety of science fictional ideas, Update: a reader has found a great precursor to the idea of a flexible speaker. (Read
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|"How about the Command Microphone from the Retief stories? It appeared to be a special cloak, which, when not used as a loudspeaker, was indistinguishable from a normal cloak.
"Retief reached up and adjusted a tiny stud set in the stiff collar of his tunic. He tapped his finger lightly against the cloth. The sound boomed across the arena. A command microphone of the type authorized a Battle Commander was a very effective device."
(Ashley 11/24/2008 5:08:14 AM)
|"Ashley, great find! I've added 'command microphone' to the index and the story."
(Bill Christensen 11/24/2008 6:25:38 AM)
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