Notable for the Stross/Doctorow ‘Rapture of the Nerds’ novellas.
Most of my reading of short stories pre-2000 was through the various Year’s Best anthologies. I started reading the big 4 magazines (Analog, Asimovs, F&SF, and Interzone) in 2000. You will find links to these individual magazines through the right-hand Categories menu.
Stories this issue from Allen M. Steele, Dominica Phetteplace, Ian McHugh, Ted Kosmatka, Nathan Hillstrom, Robert R. Chase, Genevieve Williams
Bumper double issue.
Stories by Catherine Wells, Edward M. Lerner, Bud Sparhawk, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Brendan Dubois, Bill Johnson.
Stories by Gary Gibson, Julie C. Day, Greg Kurzawa, Rich Larson, Malcolm Devlin, and Ken Altabef.
A strong issue with good stories from vets like Greg Egan and Robert Reed, as well as the newer writers.
New stories by by Carrie Vaughn and Matthew Bailey, along with SF reprints by Patricia Strand and Peter Watts.
New stories by Caroline M. Yoachim and Craig DeLancey), along with SF reprints by Timons Esaias and Aliette de Bodard.