Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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you're either a blue badge or a green badge topic/contractors

At Intel, they have this system where you're either a blue badge or a green badge. Blue badge, you're an engineer, you're a top admin. If you're a green badge, you're a subcontractor. Which means you're at the bottom. I was a green badge.

There's special events, like the end of the summer, out...

—p.193 Maria Guerrero, cafeteria worker and organizer (192) by Cary McClelland
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Tim Draper on heroes vs superheroes

I've seen start-ups change an industry and challenge huge companies. We saw Tesla change the auto industry, Skype changed the long-distance carriers, and Hotmail changed the post office. Huge things are happening out there, over the last forty-five to fifty years. So much improvement, thanks to t...

—p.26 Tim Draper, venture capitalist (24) by Cary McClelland
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you took it from him

I went to China, and I remember talking to the minister of economics. He said, "You must invest in our country."

I said, "Why should I? There's a guy that I ran into that built a $90 million choclate company here, and you nationzlied it. You took it from him."

—p.25 Tim Draper, venture capitalist (24) by Cary McClelland
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the sharing economy meets modern sweatshop piece/abolish-silicon-valley

San Francisco - and the Bay Area in general - has become something of an arcade for the young and plugged in. Uber, Lyft, TaskRabbit, Carbon, Rinse, Instacart, Alfred - a kingdom of cute one-wrod fiefdoms offering chauffer and butler services for the new tech titans. They are shuttled to their c...

—p.xvi Introduction (xv) by Cary McClelland