Friday, April 30, 2010

Hackers, magicians

Geek Power: Steven Levy Revisits Tech Titans, Hackers, Idealists, article.

Many years ago, I read Levy's book Hackers. Both the book and its subjects have turned out to be much more influential than anybody expected.


Michael Burton said...

Hackers is an excellent book. To me, it seemed like The Right Stuff, but with computers instead of rockets.

Eolake Stobblehouse said...

Yes, he is an outstanding writer. He can have strong interest and enthusiasm, without losing perspective.