Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Chaos monkeys : obscene fortune and random failure in Silicon Valley / Antonio García Martínez.

García Martínez, Antonio, author. (Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 338.47 GARCIA MARTINE (Text) 33946003121170 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 338.47 GAR (Text) 34330512995185 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 12/14/2016
Peru Public Library - Peru 338.4 MARTINEZ A (Text) 53069000447350 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 921 García Martínez (Text) 31208912457274 new non-fiction Checked out 12/19/2016
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield 338.47 Garcia Martinez (Text) 78292000358565 Adult New Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062458193
  • ISBN: 0062458191
  • Physical Description: xi, 515 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: "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.
Subject: Social media > Marketing.
Online social networks.
Internet industry > Biography.
Internet marketing.
Digital media.
Marketing > Management.

Additional Resources