Reading List

Table of Contents

Daily Dose

NY Times: news/events

The Economist: global view

Hacker News: tech radar

Seeking Alpha: Investing


  • tags: f = finance, cs=computer science, p=protocols, b=business, sf = scifi, l&a=Literature & Arts

Trading and Exchanges (f) (IN PROGRESS)

Matplot tutorial (cs) (f)



  • TCP/IP Illustrated Volume 1: The Protocols (cs, p)
  • TCP/IP Illustrated Volume 2: The Implementation (cs, p)
  • Network Flow Analysis (cs, p)
  • Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach (cs, p)


  • Head of Zeus, 416 pp, £8.99, January 2016, ISBN 978 1 78497 157 1 (sf)
  • The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu, translated by Joel Martinsen (sf)
  • Head of Zeus, 512 pp, £8.99, July 2016, ISBN 978 1 78497 161 8 (sf)
  • Biography: Rise of The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (sf)
  • Death’s End by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (sf)
  • The Wandering Earth by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (sf)
  • Invisible Planets edited and translated by Ken Liu (sf)


  • Brief History of HomoSapiens (la)
  • Lessons from History by Will and Ariel Durant A 104-page distillation of the themes of history by great historians who covered 500 years of history in all countries.
  • A River From Eden by Richard Dawkins, which in a little over 100 pages covers all evolution of all life through time.
  • Joseph Campbell’s Hero of a Thousand Faces, which looks at the archetypical life evolutions of all heroes through different civilizations through time.

Done reading 2020