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Web sites such as Open Culture and the Internet Archive are good sources for free audio versions of science fiction books such as Issac Asimov's Foundation Trilogy.
If you want to learn more about major trends in both art and physics, Leonard Shlain’s book is a good resource.
Walter Isaacson profiles people who made the digital revolution happen, neglects others.
Claude Shannon, whose theories about computing, information and communications have changed the world, was born on April 30, 1916.
A multicore reference with the latest in software and hardware tips that is easy to navigate, no matter what your interest area.