Authored by 3 Product Managers at Google, Facebook, and Microsoft, Swipe to Unlock
is a comprehensive guide on the must-know concepts of technology and business strategy. It is a must-read for anyone pursuing product management, design, marketing, consulting or business strategy roles in the tech industry.
***Swipe to Unlock was updated in 2020 to include over 50 pages of new content
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was touted as "our generation's Rosetta Stone for enabling anyone to peer into the technology changing everyday life"
by Jeremy Schifeling.
- How does Spotify determine what songs to recommend to you?
- How did KaiOS become the third largest mobile operating system in just two years since launching?
- Why does Amazon offer free shipping with Prime if it loses them money?
- How did a single typo take down 20% of the internet?
- Why did Microsoft acquire LinkedIn?
By answering real-world questions like this, Swipe to Unlock gives you a peek under the hood of the technology you use every day, decodes tech's biggest buzzwords, and shows you how technology is changing the society we live in for better or for worse.Topics Covered:
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