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Mosaic, Netscape, Opsware and Andreessen Horowitz

Marc Andreessen Bookshelf

The 281 Books of Marc Andreessen Library.

Marc Lowell Andreessen is an American entrepreneur, investor, and software engineer. He is the co-author of Mosaic, the first widely used Web browser; co-founder of Netscape; and co-founder and general partner of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. He founded and later sold the software company Opsware to Hewlett-Packard. Andreessen is also a co-founder of Ning, a company that provides a platform for social networking websites. He sits on the board of directors of Facebook, eBay, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, among others. A frequent keynote speaker and guest at Silicon Valley conferences, Andreessen was one of only six inductees in the World Wide Web Hall of Fame announced at the First International Conference on the World-Wide Web in 1994.

Born: July 9, 1971 (age 46), Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States
Net worth: 1.06 billion USD (2017) Forbes
Spouse: Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen (m. 2006)
Education: University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (1993)
Children: John Andreessen

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1. Quantum Computing Since Democritus

2. Blown to Bits Your Life, Liberty, and Happiness After the Digital Explosion

3. Why Nations Fail The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

4. Re-Creating The Corporation A Design of Organizations for the 21st Century

5. Machines as the Measure of Men Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance

6. Imagined Communities Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism, Revised Edition

7. Makers The New Industrial Revolution

8. Evolution Isn’t What It Used To Be The Augmented Animal and the Whole Wired World

9. All Connected Now Life In The First Global Civilization

10. Everyday Technology Machines and the Making of India’s Modernity

11. The Nature of Technology What it is and How it Evolves

12. Innovation Economics

13. Supply-Side Follies Why Conservative Economics Fails, Liberal Economics Falters, and Innovation Economics is the Answer

14. The Past & Future of America’s Economy Long Waves of Innovation That Power Cycles of Growth

15. Information The New Language of Science

16. Critical Mass How One Thing Leads to Another

17. Critical Mass

18. On Paper

19. Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism

20. The Free Market Innovation Machine

21. The Cost of Disease

22. The Origin of Wealth

23. The Voluntary City

24. The Coming of Post-Industrial Society

25. Masters of the World

26. I Live In The Future, And Here’s How It Works

27. The Genius of the Beast

28. I Live In The Future, Here’s How It Works Why Your World, Work & Brain Are Being Creatively Disrupted

29. The Genius Of The Beast A Radical Re-Vision of Capitalism

30. Global Brain The Evolution of Mass Mind from the Big Bang to the 21st Century

31. The Starfish and the Spider The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations

32. Technomanifestos Visions of the Information Revolutionaries

33. Wetware A Computer in Every Living Cell

34. Social History of the Media From Gutenberg to the Internet

35. Flesh and Machines How Robots Will Change Us

36. The Spike How Our Lives Are Being Transformed By Rapidly Advancing Technologies

37. Red-Blooded Risk The Secret History of Wall Street

38. The Second Machine Age Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies

39. A Social History of Knowledge From Gutenberg to Diderot

40. A Social History of Knowledge II From the Encyclopaedia to Wikipedia

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41. Infamous Scribblers The Founding Fathers and the Rowdy Beginnings of American Journalism

42. The Death of Distance How the Communications Revolution Is Changing our Lives

43. The Big Switch Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google

44. Would-Be Worlds How Simulation Is Changing the Frontiers of Science

45. A History of Modern Computing

46. A Nation Transformed by Information How Information Has Shaped the United States from Colonial Times to the Present

47. Alexander Hamilton

48. Networked Life 20 Questions and Answers

49. Seeing What’s Next Using Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change

50. The Innovator’s Dilemma The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business

51. The Innovator’s Solution Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth

52. Regenesis How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves

53. A Farewell To Alms A Brief Economic History of the World

54. A Farewell To Alms A Brief Economic History of the World

55. The Change Function Why Some Technologies Take Off and Others Crash and Burn

56. The Bottom Billion Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It

57. Dark Hero of the Information Age In Search of Norbert Wiener The Father of Cybernetics

58. Logics of Hierarchy The Organization of Empires, States, and Military Occupations

59. The Way We Never Were American Families And The Nostalgia Trap

60. Before the Computer

61. Average Is Over Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation

62. Myths Of Rich And Poor Why We’re Better Off Than We Think

63. GDP A Brief but Affectionate History

64. The Sovereign Individual Mastering the Transition to the Information Age

65. The Universal Computer The Road from Leibniz to Turing

66. Average Is Over Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation

67. Myths Of Rich And Poor Why We’re Better Off Than We Think

68. GDP A Brief but Affectionate History

69. The Sovereign Individual Mastering the Transition to the Information Age

70. The Universal Computer The Road from Leibniz to Turing

71. The Great Escape Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality

72. The Invisible Future The Seamless Integration of Technology Into Everyday Life

73. Beyond Calculation The Next Fifty Years of Computing

74. A Short History of Technology From the Earliest Times to A.D. 1900

75. Abundance The Future Is Better Than You Think

76. How Capitalism Saved America The Untold History of Our Country, from the Pilgrims to the Present

77. Radical Abundance How a Revolution in Nanotechnology Will Change Civilization

78. Turing’s Cathedral The Origins of the Digital Universe


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79. The Progress Paradox How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse

80. Sonic Boom Globalization at Mach Speed

81. The Tyranny of Experts Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor

82. Divine Art, Infernal Machine The Reception of Printing in the West from First Impressions to the Sense of an Ending (Material Texts)

83. The Printing Revolution in Early Modern Europe (Canto Classics)

84. Blown to Bits How the New Economics of Information Transforms Strategy

85. Jefferson and Hamilton The Rivalry That Forged a Nation

86. Power and Plenty Trade, War, and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (Princeton Economic History of the Western World)

87. America Calling A Social History of the Telephone to 1940

88. The Tinkerers The Amateurs, DIYers, and Inventors Who Make America Great

89. Organizing Entrepreneurial Judgment A New Approach to the Firm

90. Innovation The Attacker’s Advantage

91. Creative Destruction Why Companies That Are Built to Last Underperform the Market — And How to Successfully Transform Them

92. The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth

93. Creative Destruction Why Companies That Are Built to Last Underperform the Market — And How to Successfully Transform Them

94. The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth

95. The Machinery of Freedom Guide to a Radical Capitalism

96. Nine Chains to the Moon

97. Mirror Worlds or the Day Software Puts the Universe in a Shoebox…How It Will Happen and What It Will Mean

98. Ninety Percent of Everything Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate

99. When Things Start to Think

100. World 3.0 Global Prosperity and How to Achieve It

101. Life After Television The Coming Transformation of Media and American Life

102. TELECOSM How Infinite Bandwidth will Revolutionize Our World

103. Knowledge and Power The Information Theory of Capitalism and How it is Revolutionizing our World

104. Scripts, Grooves, and Writing MachinesRepresenting Technology in the Edison Era

105. The Information A History, A Theory, A Flood

106. The Race between Education and Technology

107. Debt The First 5,000 Years

108. TELECOSM How Infinite Bandwidth will Revolutionize Our World

109. Knowledge and Power The Information Theory of Capitalism and How it is Revolutionizing our World

110. Scripts, Grooves, and Writing MachinesRepresenting Technology in the Edison Era

111. The Information A History, A Theory, A Flood

112. The Race between Education and Technology

113. Debt The First 5,000 Years

114. Free to Learn Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life

115. When Computers Were Human

116. Better, Stronger, Faster The Myth of American Decline . . . and the Rise of a New Economy

117. The Future We Deserve

118. How Breakthroughs Happen The Surprising Truth About How Companies Innovate

119. When Information Came of Age Technologies of Knowledge in the Age of Reason and Revolution, 1700–1850

120. General Purpose Technologies and Economic Growth

121. Technology and International TransformationThe Railroad, the Atom Bomb, and the Politics of Technological Change (Suny Series in Global Politics)

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122. The Essential Hirschman

123. Exit, Voice, and Loyalty Responses to Decline in Firms, Organizations, and States

124. Industry and Empire The Birth of the Industrial Revolution

125. The Ingenuity Gap Facing the Economic, Environmental, and Other Challenges of an Increasingly Complex and Unpredictable Future

126. The Book The Life Story of a Technology

127. Orwell’s Revenge

128. The Politics of Abundance How Technology Can Fix the Budget, Revive the American Dream, and Establish Obama’s Legacy

129. Skinner

130. Empire and Communications (Voyageur Classics)

131. Worthless, Impossible and Stupid How Contrarian Entrepreneurs Create and Capture Extraordinary Value

132. Cities and the Wealth of Nations

133. Doing Capitalism in the Innovation EconomyMarkets, Speculation and the State

134. Worldly Goods A New History of the Renaissance

135. The Myth of America’s Decline Politics, Economics, and a Half Century of False Prophecies

136. Future Perfect The Case For Progress In A Networked Age

137. Everything Bad is Good for You How Today’s Popular Culture is Actually Making Us Smarter

138. Where Good Ideas Come From

139. Investigations

140. At Home in the Universe The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity

141. Future Perfect The Case For Progress In A Networked Age

142. Everything Bad is Good for You How Today’s Popular Culture is Actually Making Us Smarter

143. Where Good Ideas Come From

144. Investigations

145. At Home in the Universe The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity

146. The Origins of Order Self-Organization and Selection in Evolution

147. The Economic Laws of Scientific Research

148. What Technology Wants

149. New Rules for the New Economy

150. Industrialization of Intelligence

151. Getting Better Mind and Machine in the Modern Age

152. Eat People Why Global Development Is Succeeding — And How We Can Improve the World Even More

153. The End of Medicine And Other Unapologetic Rules for Game-Changing Entrepreneurs

154. How We Got Here How Silicon Valley (and Naked Mice) Will Reboot Your Doctor

155. Entreprenurial Nation A Slightly Irreverent History of Technology and Markets

156. How to Run the World Why Manufacturing is Still Key to America’s Future

157. Eat People Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance

158. The End of Medicine And Other Unapologetic Rules for Game-Changing Entrepreneurs

159. How We Got Here How Silicon Valley (and Naked Mice) Will Reboot Your Doctor

160. Entreprenurial Nation A Slightly Irreverent History of Technology and Markets

161. How to Run the World Why Manufacturing is Still Key to America’s Future

162. The Singularity Is Near Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance

163. The Age of Spiritual Machines When Humans Transcend Biology

164. Toward A Theory Of Economic Growth When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence

165. Population Capital & Growth

166. Blue-Collar Blues Selected Essays

167. The Architecture of Innovation Is Trade to Blame for Rising US Income Inequality? (Policy Analyses in International Economics)

168. The Box The Economics of Creative Organizations

169. The New Division of Labor How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger

170. The Power of Productivity How Computers Are Creating the Next Job Market

171. Land of Promise Wealth, Poverty, and the Threat to Global Stability

172. New Tech, New Ties An Economic History of the United States

173. Programming the Universe How Mobile Communication Is Reshaping Social Cohesion

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