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Bad blood: secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley startup
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New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2018.
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First edition.
ISBN:
9781524731656
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x, 339 pages ; 24 cm.
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"In 2014 Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup 'unicorn' promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood tests significantly faster and easier ... There was just one problem: The technology didn't work. For years, Holmes had been misleading investors, FDA officials, and her own employees. When [the author], working at The Wall Street Journal, got a tip from a former Theranos employee and started asking questions, both [he] and the Journal were threatened with lawsuits. Undaunted, the newspaper ran the first of dozens of Theranos articles in late 2015. By early 2017, the company's value was zero and Holmes faced potential legal action from the government and her investors. Here is the riveting story of the biggest corporate fraud since Enron, a disturbing cautionary tale set amid the bold promises and gold-rush frenzy of Silicon Valley"--

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"This is a Borzoi book."
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"In 2014 Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup 'unicorn' promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood tests significantly faster and easier ... There was just one problem: The technology didn't work. For years, Holmes had been misleading investors, FDA officials, and her own employees. When [the author], working at The Wall Street Journal, got a tip from a former Theranos employee and started asking questions, both [he] and the Journal were threatened with lawsuits. Undaunted, the newspaper ran the first of dozens of Theranos articles in late 2015. By early 2017, the company's value was zero and Holmes faced potential legal action from the government and her investors. Here is the riveting story of the biggest corporate fraud since Enron, a disturbing cautionary tale set amid the bold promises and gold-rush frenzy of Silicon Valley"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Carreyrou, J. (2018). Bad blood: secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley startup. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Carreyrou, John. 2018. Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Carreyrou, John, Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Carreyrou, John. Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018. Print.

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