Last month we discovered that Russian hackers have been running malware for almost a year in network servers used by thousands of large US companies and government agencies. It’s the largest espionage hack in history. As far as we know. We have all been suffering from abyss gaze recently - the depression that settles in when you realize that we’re all doomed. Warren Ellis coined the term “abyss gaze” in his novel Normal, which tells the story of futurists who suffer nervous breakdowns after discovering that there is no hope for humanity as a result of the trends in whatever area they study....