Review: Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Title: Bad Blood: Secrets & Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Author: John Carreyrou

Publisher: Knopf Publishing Group

Publication Date: May 21, 2018

Rating: 5 Stars

 

Impeccable. So much more than I thought it would be. 

Here is a fascinating recount of Theranos, the Silicon Valley Startup that ended in fraud and indictment charges by its founder, Elizabeth Holmes. Exhaustively reported by prominent Wall Street Journal Reporter. John Carreyrou, Bad Blood is an investigative story that explores the multiple avenues and extremes from which the startup managed to emerge, reach a peak net value of over $9 billion and, in the process, scam multiple corporations, leading, well-known figures, and most important, endanger Americans all across the country who relied on the technology for accurate medical results.  Continue reading “Review: Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup”