The Battle for Uber
In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard-charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant. Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley.Award-winning New York Times technology correspondent Mike Isaac’s Super Pumped pre...
Aug 29, 2019Let us all fete @MikeIsaac for his great book “Super Pumped” on @Uber – source
Aug 27, 2019One of the juiciest books I read this summer was @MikeIsaac's book about UBER: "Super Pumped." It's out on 9/3 & you won't regret buying it. It's sooo good! Thought I knew a lot about UBER before reading, but was blown away by the details in his book! – source
Dec 30, 2019My best books of 2019 @JonathanTaplin Move Fast & Break Things @JonHaidt Coddling of the American Mind @thejoelstein Defense of Elitism @maryCyPsy Cyber Effect @MikeIsaac Super Pumped – source
Sep 29, 2019Reading Super Pumped, the Uber book. I’ve heard this story many times but it’s still amazing: – source
Dec 31, 2020Adding some history of science and tech books that I enjoyed this year: - Skunk Works - The Code Book - How Music Got Free - The Infinite Machine - A Crack in Creation - Working in Public - No Filter - Super Pumped - Losing the Signal - Autonomy - How Innovation Works – source