skip to content
In the plex : how Google thinks, works, and shapes our lives Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

In the plex : how Google thinks, works, and shapes our lives

Author: Steven Levy
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
Written with full cooperation from top management at Google, this is the story behind the most successful and admired technology company of our time. Few companies in history have ever been as successful and as admired as Google, the company that has transformed the Internet and become an indispensable part of our lives. How has Google done it? The author, a technology reporter was granted access to the company, and  Read more...
You are not connected to the Rollins College network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library.
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...


Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item


Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Levy
ISBN: 9781416596585 1416596585 9781416596714 1416596712
OCLC Number: 555641621
Description: v, 424 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The world according to Google: biography of a search engine --
Googlenomics: cracking the code on internet profits --
Don't be evil: how Google built its culture --
Google's cloud: building data centers that hold everything ever written --
Outside the box: the Google phone company and the Google TV company --
GuGe: Google's moral dilemma in China -- is what's good for Google, good for government or the public? --
Chasing taillights.
Other Titles: How Google thinks, works, and shapes our lives
Responsibility: Steven Levy.


Written by Steven Levy, In the Plexis the story of the most successful technology company of our time, it is an inside look at how Google succeeds.  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Steven Levy's new account [of Google], In the Plex, is the most authoritative to date and in many ways the most entertaining." -James Gleick, The New York Review of Books "The most comprehensive, Read more...

User-contributed reviews


Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(12)

User lists with this item (30)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.