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Tom Merritt

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Tom Merritt is a technology journalist and broadcaster. Tom has previously worked at TechTV, CNET and TWiT. He currently hosts the Sword and Laser book club podcast, Daily Tech News Show, Current Geek and Cordkillers among others.

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Pilot X

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Citadel 32: A Tale of the A...

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United Moon Colonies

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Boiling Point

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Lot Beta

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