The Google Guys: Inside the Brilliant Minds of Google Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin

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How much do you really know about Google's founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin?

The Google Guys skips past the general Google story and focuses on what really drives the company's founders. Richard L. Brandt shows the company as the brainchild of two brilliant individuals and looks at Google's business decisions in light of its founders' ambition and beliefs.

Larry is the main strategist, with business acumen and practical drive, while Sergey is the primary technologist and idealist, with brilliant ideas and strong moral positions. But they work closely together, almost like complementary halves of a single brain.

Through interviews with current and former employees, competitors, partners, and senior Google management, plus conversations with the founders themselves, Brandt demystifies the company while clarifying a number of misconceptions.
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About the author

Richard L. Brandt is an award-winning journalist who has been writing about Silicon Valley for more than two decades. He is well known in the technology community as a former correspondent for Businessweek, where he won a National Magazine Award. He is also the author of The Google Guys about the founders of Google. He lives in San Francisco.
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Publisher
Penguin
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Published on
Jun 28, 2011
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Pages
272
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ISBN
9781101535318
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Business & Economics / Industries / Computers & Information Technology
Computers / Web / Search Engines
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作者簡介

 

理察.布蘭特(Richard L. Brandt)

屢獲大獎肯定的新聞工作者,二十多年的寫作都以矽谷為主題。布蘭特在科技界聲名卓著,任職美國《商業週刊》(BusinessWeek)期間榮膺「國家雜誌獎」(National Magazine Award),目前居住在舊金山。

布蘭特著有《Google為什麼贏?:超越競爭者的創新思維》(Inside Larry and Sergey’s Brain精裝版,The Google Guys平裝版)。布蘭特個人網站:RichardLBrandt.com。

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