Russell began to panic.
Having asked LinkedIn how to get email notifications restored, they'd replied suggesting he reset his mobile phone by typing a series of fourteen seemingly random characters into the LinkedIn app.
The effect was somewhat unanticipated. Still holding his mobile, Russell shot into space at light speed, so fast his ears didn't even have time to pop.
He glanced at the mobile screen: a new message. Martians had hacked into the LinkedIn account, followed by a warning NOT to follow the instructions given.
Too late, thought Russell, as he watched the Earth get smaller and smaller and...