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The Unicorn Project

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AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order

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Metadata

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Swipe to Unlock: The Primer on Technology and Business Strategy

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley

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The Friendship Code (Girls Who Code, #1)

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Introduction to Algorithms

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The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master

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Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship

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