Chaos monkeys
Antonio García Martínez
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Chaos monkeys

obscene fortune and random failure in Silicon Valley

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"The industry provocateur behind such companies as Twitter and a nascent Facebook presents an irreverent exposé of life inside the tech bubble that traces his hedonist lifestyle against a backdrop of early social media and online marketing, sharing critical insights into how they are shaping today's world."--NoveList.

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"The industry provocateur behind such companies as Twitter and a nascent Facebook presents an irreverent exposé of life inside the tech bubble that traces his hedonist lifestyle against a backdrop of early social media and online marketing, sharing critical insights into how they are shaping today's world."--NoveList.

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Chaos monkeys

obscene fortune and random failure in Silicon Valley

First edition.

This edition was published in


Edition Description

"The industry provocateur behind such companies as Twitter and a nascent Facebook presents an irreverent exposé of life inside the tech bubble that traces his hedonist lifestyle against a backdrop of early social media and online marketing, sharing critical insights into how they are shaping today's world."--NoveList.

Table of Contents

Prologue: The garden of forking paths
pt. 1. Disturbing the peace. The undertakers of capitalism ; The human attention exchange ; Knowing how to swim ; Abandoning the shipwreck
pt. 2. Pseudorandomness. Let me see your war face ; Like marriage, but without the fucking ; Speed is a feature ; D-Day ; A conclave of angels ; The hill of sand ; Turning and turning in the widening gyre ; ¡No pasarán! ; The dog shit sandwich ; Victory ; Launching! ; Dates @Twitter ; Acquisition chicken ; Getting liked ; Getting poked ; The various futures of the forking paths ; Retweets are not endorsements ; The dotted line ; Endgame
pt. 3. Move fast and break things. Boot camp ; Product masseur ; Google delenda est ; Leaping headlong ; One shot, one kill ; Twice bitten, thrice shy ; Ads five-oh ; The narcissism of privacy ; Are we savages or what? ; O Death ; The barbaric yawn ; Going public ; When the flying saucers fail to appear ; Monetizing the tumor ; The great awakening ; Barbarians at the gates ; IPA > IPO ; Initial public offering: a reevaluation ; Flash boys ; Full frontal Facebook ; Microsoft shrugged ; Ad majorem Facebook gloriam ; Adiós, Facebook ; Pandemonium lost
Epilogue: Man plans and God laughs.

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Includes index.

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Dewey Decimal Class
338.4/7004678
Library of Congress
HF5414 .G375 2016

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xi, 515 pages
Number of pages
515

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OL27212416M
ISBN 10
0062458191
ISBN 13
9780062458193
OCLC/WorldCat
933517239

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