When a 'Mr Robot' promoted tweet popped up on my timeline, I tried to ignore it. Promoted tweets after all act like little speed bumps on a drive down the information highway. They can slow you down but seldom cause you to stop.
I'm still not sure what drew me in. Was it the hooded hacker? Or was it the threatening caption: "Social media owns your relationships."
Whatever it was, I'm glad it did. It was the best hour of entertainment I've run across since the House of Cards Premier.
Here's a link to the first episode.
And if you like it come back and check out Down to the Wire, a short novel of the same genre by my old friend and Tempworks founding employee Bill Breen, that grabs you from the first page and takes you into the world of the hacker lifestyle.