A great many things brought on the Awakening. A few in no particular order:

Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution - Wikipedia

The Computer Revolution Hasn't Happened Yet by Alan Kay

Beating the Averages



Maverick: The Success Story Behind the World's Most Unusual Workplace

The Cluetrain Manifesto: 10th Anniversary Edition

The Cathedral & the Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

The Hacker Ethic and the Spirit of the New Economy: A Radical Approach to the Philosophy of Business

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