The Academy of Computer Science (ACS)
school for computer geniuses. Bryce Lynch learned about computers here at
a young age. More than just a school, members of this academy play an
important role in controlling society on behalf of the networks.
A person who has no computer records
of their existence. In the society of the future these people are nobodies
and have zero rights. Most network execs and politicians would like to see
Advertising in the future.
High-speed commercials condensed into a few seconds that prevent channel
changing and embed themselves in viewer's minds. Sometimes they cause particularly sedentary viewers to explode.
Sort of like TV
producers, controllers act as a reporter's liaison to the network they
work. Controllers offer reporters information and technical support, and
make sure they stay out of trouble and keep on assignment.
Homeless people who live on the
outskirts of town. Most of these people are blanks.
The largest TV
network in the world and employer of Edison Carter and Theora Jones.
A mix between a beauty
contest and a political election, this is how politicians are selected in
the future. Every network has a candidate, and whoever has the highest
ratings wins the political office.
The corporate owner of Network 23,
Zik Zak is responsible for most of the network's advertising and revenue
and uses the network for political purposes.
The art of hacking into
television transmissions to disrupt programming.