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Sheryl Sandberg: From Bossy to Boss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
This is the story of how a "bossy" little girl from North Miami named Sheryl Sandberg became one of the world's most successful and influential women by helping Google and Facebook become two of the planet's largest, most valuable companies. At Facebook, she helps run the largest network of humans in history.
Marc Andreessen: The Young Man Who Opened the Web to Everyone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
This is the story of how Marc Andreessen, a college student from Illinois, led the development of the killer App of all time, the first successful Internet browser that let anyone easily access the World Wide Web. After Andreessen, the Internet exploded with websites and our planet was never the same again.
Vom Buch zum Byte - Kurze Geschichte des E-Books
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: German. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
Die E-Books sind unter uns - und diesmal sind sie gekommen, um zu bleiben. Dank E-Reader, Smartphone und Tablet ist der Traum von der universalen Bibliothek zum Greifen nah: Jedes Buch zu jeder Zeit an jedem Ort. In “Vom Buch zum Byte” erzählt Webjournalist & E-Book-News-Herausgeber Ansgar Warner die spannende Geschichte der elektronischen Bücher – von den Anfängen bis in die Gegenwart.
A History of Spam: The True Origins of the Stuff In Your Junk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
Viagra for cheap! Your long lost Nigerian friend who wants to make you a millionaire! Refinance your house! Seriously! What is up with all that junk?! Have you ever looked at your junk mail and wondered, “where does it all come from?” And how on Earth did they get your email? And who on Earth actually believes any of it?
Apple vs. Microsoft: The Innovation, The Power, The Epic Nerd Catfight!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
You can't make billions of dollars without crushing a few people along the way. The origin stories of Apple and Microsoft read at times like a Spanish telenovela--revenge and greed are key plots. For twenty plus years it was a battle between two geniuses--Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. For them, it wasn't about money--it was about innovation and changing the future as we know it.
Two Centuries of Telecommunications in My Lifetime
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
Two Centuries of Telecommunications in My Lifetime, is the summary of all the telecommunication changes in my short 64 year life, it is amazing how far we have come in the last 50 odd years. Keywords Telecommunication, Phones, Smart Phones, Telex