Visionaries and their inventions often draw inspiration from works of fiction. From Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy to Greek Mythology, in this Quartz article I look at what has drawn people like Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and Tim Berners Lee to some of their favourite books, and how they have inspired their work, shaping the technology they invented, and changing the world we all live in today.
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From Elon’s love of “Hitchhiker’s” to Zuckerberg’s Greek epics: How literature has inspired technology https://t.co/BX20geAN3h
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