Ender's Game Questions and Answers
by Orson Scott Card

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What three examples of technology did the author create in the story?

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A lot of futuristic technology shows up in Ender's Game.  Four specific examples are seen in the laptop-like computers the students use, the "Giant" mind game, the fight simulators, and Internet-style blogging employed by Peter and Valentine.

After getting on Bernard's bad side on the way to Battle School, Ender finds himself an outcast early on.  Ender, however, is not Bernard's only target, as Bernard also criticizes Shen for how he walks.  Ender decides to retaliate using the available technology - "electronic desktops," similar to today's laptop computers.  He writes, "COVER YOU BUTT, BERNARD IS WATCHING," and signs it "God".  He then sends another message with Bernard's name attached.  Many of the students suspect Ender is behind...

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