whalabi - Things

Points: 25
1 Sounddogs.com
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Over a million sound effects, on a site that claims to have been around since 1997. Approximately $3 per sound effect.

1 Sound Effects from AudioJungle
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A large database of sound effects, organised into categories, with tags. Prices from $1, up to around $5.

1 In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives
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In the Plex is an inside look at one of the most transformative companies of our era, told by one of the most prominent technology writers today. Written with full cooperation from senior Googlers, including co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, this book uncovers the strategies key to Google's success.

1 Steven Levy

Steven Levy is an American journalist, and author of many notable works in the technology, cryptography, and internet space. He's also chief technology writer and a senior editor at Newsweek.

1 How Google Works
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Written in 2017, this book details the workings of Google Inc. from the ultimate insiders, former CEO and executive chairman Eric Schmidt, and former Senior Vice President of Products, Jonathan Rosenberg.

Together they describe how they built the technology company to the powerhouse it is today, with topics covered including employee management, corporate culture, technology and innovation, and strategy.

1 Jonathan Rosenberg

Jonathan Rosenberg is an adviser to the CEO of Alphabet Inc., Larry Page. He was formerly the Senior Vice President of Products at Google Inc.

1 Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt is a software engineer and businessman. He's known for being an early CEO of Google from 2001 to 2011, and an executive chairman of Google and Alphabet Inc.

1 Google
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The company behind the world's dominant search engine, Google has hundreds of products and many tens of thousands of employees, and operates in most countries around the globe.

1 Trezor bitcoin wallet
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This device is a hardware wallet, the safest way to store your Bitcoin, or other cryptocurrencies.

The Trezor is an extremely secure bitcoin wallet, as well as a security device for your passwords and accounts.

One of the two primary crypto hardware wallet makers, the other being Ledger.

1 Ledger Nano S Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet
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This device is a hardware wallet, the safest way to store your Bitcoin, or other cryptocurrencies.

Your private keys are never exposed, and sensitive operations take place on the hardware, locked behind a PIN code.

One of the two primary crypto hardware wallet makers, the other being Trezor.

1 Bitcoin
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Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, and is by far the most widely used today.

1 Cryptocurrencies

A cryptocurrency is a digital currency that uses cryptography to securely allow transfer and storage of monetary value. Typically a cryptocurrency will be designed so that it does not require a central authority to function, such as a bank or company.

1 Soundsnap
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Large collection purchasable sound effects, organized into categories, with particularly good tagging, and a very nice interface. Price is approximately $3 per sound effect, but also has a subscription model where you pay an amount per month for a certain amount of sounds per month.