An imprisoned human is used as a "Transponder" for an AI corporation computer, the Hive. Through directed mental brainwaves and doses of revealing drugs, the prisoner exposes his brain's full capacity to collect and feed the master computer with information from his surroundings. A cruel mapping of human behavior. After a malfunctioning, the transponder gets overloaded and starts to understand the situation he is in. He now desperately needs to find a way to send out a message for help.