Dan Burstein is the creator of the "Secrets" series, which, in addition to SECRETS OF THE CODE, includes SECRETS OF ANGELS & DEMONS, SECRETS OF THE WIDOW'S SON, and SECRETS OF MARY MAGDALENE (to be published in October 2006), now has three million books in print worldwide. Burstein is the founder of Millennium Technology Ventures, a New York-based venture capital firm that invests in innovative new technology companies. He is an award-winning journalist and author of six prior books on global economics and technology, including YEN! EUROQUAKE, ROAD WARRIORS, and BIG DRAGON. He is also the co-author of BLOG! How the Newest Media Revolution is Changing Politics, Business and Culture.