Calcutechnician (Calcutec) - This is a person who operates as a biological encryption device.
Laundering, Single-Conversion Trap, Double-Conversion Trap, and Shuffling - These are mechanisms used to encrypt data by passing them through the mind.
Semiotechnician (Semiotec) - This is a person who works collecting information, usually hackers and information thieves.
The System - This is an organization that operates as an informally organized, but highly regulated umbrella association for data encryption.
The Factory (Data Mafia) - This organization engages in wholesale hacking and information theft.
INKlings - These are non-human intelligent humanoids that live in subterranean caverns and dominate the sewers and subways of Tokyo.
Paperclips - Used to show the way in Chapter 20, these are apparently repulsive to underground dwellers.
Chess (But Not Chess) - A game whose pieces include High Priest, King, Horns, Ape, Wall, and Knights.
The Narrator's Apartment - This is cluttered...
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