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Jessie Frazelle

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Jessie Frazelle is a independent consultant. She is a computer programmer who has worked at GitHub, Microsoft, Google, Docker and various companies and startups before that. She's worked on a lot of the open source projects in the container ecosystem as well as having a few projects of her own.
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Permutation City
A Novel
Greg Egan - Sep 16, 2014 (first published in 1994)
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What happens when your digital self overpowers your physical self?A life in Permutation City is unlike any life to which you’re accustomed. You have Eternal Life, the power to live forever. Immortality is a real thing, just not the thing you’d expect.Life is just electronic code. You have been digitized, scanned, and downloaded into a virtual reali...
Jessie Frazelle
Apr 24, 2020
Finished this book last night and my brain is still: 🧠🤯 What’s your favorite 🧠🤯 book?      source
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The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage
The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer (Pantheon Graphic Library)
Sydney Padua - Apr 21, 2015
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THE THRILLING ADVENTURES OF LOVELACE AND BABBAGE . . . in which Sydney Padua transforms one of the most compelling scientific collaborations into a hilarious series of adventures. Meet Victorian Londons most dynamic duo: Charles Babbage, the unrealized inventor of the computer, and his accomplice, Ada, Countess of Lovelace, the peculiar protoprogr...
Jessie Frazelle
Feb 16, 2020
Inspired by @jgrahamc I got this book and it is AMAZING      source
The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti
IBM, the CIA, and the Cold War Conspiracy to Shut Down Production of the World's First Desktop Computer
Meryle Secrest - Nov 05, 2019
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The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world's most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microprocessor, and IBM's PC5150.The human, business, design, engineering, cold war, and tech story of how the ...
Jessie Frazelle
Jan 24, 2020
Drama drama drama, this book is a good read      source
What You Do Is Who You Are
How to Create Your Business Culture
Ben Horowitz - Oct 29, 2019
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Ben Horowitz, a leading venture capitalist, modern management expert, and New York Times bestselling author, combines lessons both from history and from modern organizational practice with practical and often surprising advice to help executives build cultures that can weather both good and bad times. Ben Horowitz has long been fascinated by histor...
Jessie Frazelle
Oct 30, 2019
Spent last night reading @bhorowitz's new book and it's fantastic. I've seen a lot of different cultures good and bad, it can make or break an experience. You can tell there was a significant amount of thought put into the book.      source