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Author O'Mara, Margaret Pugh, 1970-
Title The Code : Silicon Valley and the remaking of America / Margaret O'Mara.
Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, 2019.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  338.7 O    IN LIBRARY
Description 496 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The American revolution -- Act one: Start up. Arrivals ; Endless frontier ; Golden State ; Shoot the moon ; Networked ; The money men ; Arrivals ; Boom and bust -- Act two: Product launch. Arrivals ; The Olympics of capitalism ; Power to the people ; The personal machine ; Homebrewed ; Unforgettable ; Risky business -- Act three: Go public. Arrivals ; Storytellers ; California dreaming ; Made in Japan ; Big Brother ; War games ; Built on sand -- Act four: Change the world. Arrivals ; Information means empowerment ; Suits in the Valley ; Magna Carta ; Don't be evil ; Arrivals ; The internet is you ; Software eats the world ; Masters of the universe -- Departure: Into the driverless car.
Subject Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Economic conditions.
Business enterprises -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County)
Added Title Silicon Valley and the remaking of America
ISBN 9780399562181 (hardcover)
0399562184 (hardcover)