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Vladimir Tenev is a Bulgarian American billionaire entrepreneur, and the co-founder of Robinhood, a US-based financial services company.
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Small Fry
A Memoir
Lisa Brennan-Jobs - 2018-09-04
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Born on a farm and named in a field by her parents--artist Chrisann Brennan and Steve Jobs--Lisa Brennan-Jobs's childhood unfolded in a rapidly changing Silicon Valley. When she was young, Lisa's father was a mythical figure who was rarely present in her life. As she grew older, her father took an interest in her, ushering her into a new world of m...
Vlad Tenev
It was interesting to see a unique view into Steve Jobs’s life from the vantage point of his first daughter.      source
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The Art of War
Sun Tzu - 2017-04-12 (first published in 500)
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Twenty-Five Hundred years ago, Sun Tzu wrote this classic book of military strategy based on Chinese warfare and military thought. Since that time, all levels of military have used the teaching on Sun Tzu to warfare and civilization have adapted these teachings for use in politics, business and everyday life. The Art of War is a book which should b...
Vlad Tenev
I like the classics such as The Republic by Plato and The Art of War by Sun Tzu.      source
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Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)
Nassim Nicholas Taleb - 2014-01-28 (first published in 2012)
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Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the bestsell...
Vlad Tenev
The general concept is applicable to many fields beyond biology, for instance finance, economics and monetary policy.      source
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The Republic
Plato - 2012-03-01 (first published in 375)
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Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors, this classic text is an enquiry into the notion of a perfect community and the ideal individual within it. During the conversation, other questions are raised: what is goodness?; what is reality?; and what is knowledge? The Republic also addresses the purpose of...
Vlad Tenev
I like the classics such as The Republic by Plato and The Art of War by Sun Tzu.      source