The Soul of a New Machine
If you want to fiddle with small web servers Python + Flask is a great choice.
....Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the 10th Dimension[/url].not a light read, but i enjoy going back to it from time to time. one of these days, i may even understand it.
some other topics than programming
Thanks. I have had enough of other science for the moment - just now looking for suggestions in the computing area,...R
I found Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the Dawn of the Computer Age an interesting read.
somewhat historical The Soul of a New Machine
Cliff Stoll's Cuckoo's Egg is pretty good (pretty dated, though - dialin...)Mostly I read fiction for entertainment.