What books have you enjoyed, shaped your thinking, blown your hair back, or tickled your neurons? Anything is fair game here: guilty pleasures, journal articles, Wikipedia entries—basically, anything textual that made an impression.

I’ll start off with an obvious one: The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology by Ray Kurzweil

And a book that I devoured in my youth: “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”: Adventures of a Curious Character: Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman

And: The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg


On technical evolution and its setbacks:

On the way we think:

Because it is one of the coolest, funniest and most amazing books I know:

Probably only second to that:


I am going to check these out! Thanks for sharing.