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Techops @eff. Also dumb music, bad ideas, the yoozh, etc.

Reads: "literary" fiction, skiffy, general non-fiction, tech management, comix, your recs


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Malcolm Harris: Palo Alto (2023, Little Brown & Company) 4 stars

Palo Alto’s weather is temperate, its people are educated and enterprising, its corporations are spiritually …

Palo Alto

4 stars

It's long and it gets repetitive, but it's also insightful, incisive, and snarky. It leans on some connections a bit harder than I think makes sense, buys into Marxist historiography in a stricter way than I'm sold on, but sheds a lot of great light on the connections between capital, technology, militarism, and colonialism.