Electronic gadgets and machines became the major species on our planet. They work without sleep, never complain and don't get sick. They seem dominant to biological life in almost every aspect.
Small biological lifeforms, usually living in oceanic volcanoes are able to split large sulfur compounds into reactive elemental sulfur. In contact with former invincible guts of our electronic companions they form new corroding structures that are able to spread through out whole machines by being carried by wind and insects.
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