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Jamie Riedesel is a systems engineer, and has been at it long enough to have worked on Y2K remediation. Past work places include city government, public university, an SV style startup, and a mid-size analytics company. When not being elbow deep in infrastructure, Jamie enjoys quilting and writing fiction.


A man reclining in a chair, with virtual reality headgear, numerous wires attached to his body, flanked by large amounts of blinking computer equipment.

Silicon Valley is a Science Fictional Utopia

For every SF utopia, there is an equal and opposite dystopia.