I ran across these in my reading yesterday and found them of interest:
Automate This: How Algorithms Took Over Our Markets, Our Jobs, And The World Christopher Steiner
The author tells the story of how algorithms have invaded every aspect of our lives and how they will be used in the future in areas such as journalism, hospitals and even national security.
Drexler shows the reader by using atomic manufacturing we will lower the cost of everything from solar arrays to computers.
Creation: How Science Is Reinventing Life Itself Adam Rutherford
Talks about the history of life on earth and then speaks of using technology that enables humans to become biological designers.