14 Hours Ago Plus, this week it’s Comcast that wants to buy part of 21st Century Fox, Williams-Sonoma buys an AR startup for its shopping experiences, and wearable books.
21 Hours Ago “If we’re not vigilant about the rights that we have and the privilege we enjoy, we shouldn’t expect to keep them.” On this episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, Jonathan Greenblatt, the CEO of the Anti-Defamation League, talks about how the century-old nonprofit is evolving to fight antisemitism and other forms of extremism in the digital age.
Yesterday Plus, Silicon Valley got the Senate to drop some things from the tax reform bill, 7 percent of you binge-watch in the bathroom, and a familiar name has started the first church of AI.
Yesterday 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki FaceTimes while biking to work, while security researcher Brian Krebs has an elaborate treadmill setup. On this episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, The Verge’s Lauren Goode compiled never-before-heard audio of past TETA guests answering a rather personal question: What is your morning routine?
2 Days Ago His horror-comedy show, “Stan Against Evil,” is in its second season on IFC. On this episode of Recode Media with Peter Kafka, comedian Dana Gould stopped by the studio to talk about his own podcast (The Dana Gould Hour), his return to standup after writing for “The Simpsons,” and his horror-comedy TV show, “Stan Against Evil,” which is now in its second season on IFC.
2 Days Ago Plus, eight ways Twitter punishes rule breakers, ESPN jumped the gun on its Snapchat NFL highlights show, and the people who listen to podcasts at super-fast speeds.
3 Days Ago Plus, 30 governments — not just Russia — have been caught spreading disinformation online, Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s takeover bid and Lord & Taylor throws in with Walmart.com.
4 Days Ago If she were to interview Donald Trump, she would lead with, “Why are you so angry?” On this episode of Recode Decode, NBC correspondent and MSNBC anchor Katy Tur talks about her new book recounting her time on the Trump campaign trail, “Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History.” Kara Swisher and co-host Hilary Rosen take Katy through her journalism career and how she found herself writing about Trump, even though she’s not a political insider.
4 Days Ago Plus, Wish puts its logo on the Lakers, Vanity Fair may have a new editor, and you can actually have breakfast at Tiffany. Uber and SoftBank have struck a long-anticipated deal in which the Japanese conglomerate will buy up to $10 billion of the ride-hailing giant.
6 Days Ago “Our goals are to have meaningful work and meaningful relationships through radical truthfulness and radical transparency. That is a magic formula.” On a recent episode of Recode Decode, Ray Dalio, the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, talks about his new book, “Principles: Life and Work.” In the book, he outlines the “idea meritocracy” in place at Bridgewater and how it can be used to make better workplaces.
7 Days Ago Yeah, the Fire phone was a flop. And that’s okay. On this episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, Recode Senior Editor Jason Del Rey sits in for usual co-host Lauren Goode to answer questions about Amazon’s hardware ambitions.
7 Days Ago Plus, Twitter is rethinking about verification after it blue-checked a white supremacist, and your connected holiday gift guide (privacy not included). Musical.ly, the video lip-syncing app that took off like a rocket three years ago, will sell for at least $800 million.
8 Days Ago The group discusses the tech and political intersection with special guest co-host Hilary Rosen. On this special episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, Kara is joined by political strategist and CNN analyst Hilary Rosen, who will be co-hosting several episodes in November about the intersection of Washington and tech.
8 Days Ago Plus, Roku scores and soars with its first-ever earnings report, Snapchat’s redesigned app is coming Dec. 4, and here’s how to hide your bitcoin and blockchain fortune.
9 Days Ago His book “Sticky Fingers” is the story of the man behind Rolling Stone magazine. On a recent episode of Recode Media with Peter Kafka, author Joe Hagan talked about his new book, “Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine.” In tackling this four-year project, Hagan had access to Wenner’s enormous archive of material, but he also interviewed rock stars, co-workers, friends and enemies.
9 Days Ago Plus, Uber gets some new rules of the road, supersized tweets are here to stay, and inside Trump’s election-night war room. Snap CEO Evan Spiegel finally admitted that the Snap app is confusing for some people, so it’s being significantly redesigned to make it easier to use.
10 Days Ago Plus, Broadcom makes a big offer for Qualcomm, VC Shervin Pishevar declares war on a “smear campaign,” and listen to the people in Google’s neighborhood. Snap reports Q3 earnings this afternoon, and Wall Street has lowered its expectations.
11 Days Ago “The lesson of the internet is power shifts from those who control distribution — meaning supply — in every industry, to those who control the buyer.” On this episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, David Rosenblatt talks about his journey from online advertising to his current post as CEO of luxury goods marketplace 1stdibs.
11 Days Ago Plus, the leaked “Paradise Papers” bring Russian billionaire Yuri Milner’s pre-IPO investments in Facebook and Twitter to light, tech companies still have some ’splainin’ to do, and social media tarot cards.
14 Days Ago “If you can stand at that intersection between the arts and sciences or between beauty and engineering, that’s where you’ll be the most creative.” On this episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, author Walter Isaacson talks about his new biography of Renaissance artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci, which he describes has a “culmination” of themes he explored in past books about Ada Lovelace, Ben Franklin and Steve Jobs.
14 Days Ago Plus, the president appoints a new head of the Fed, Trump’s Twitter account briefly vanishes, and the great poop-emoji feud. Donald Trump’s Twitter account disappeared for 11 minutes.
15 Days Ago “I appreciate all the power that resides in the truth we tell with our voice.” On this episode of Recode Media with Peter Kafka, Michael Barbaro joins Kafka onstage in front of an audience to talk about the genesis of his hit podcast, The Daily.
15 Days Ago Plus, the Trump and Clinton campaigns spent more on Facebook ads than the Russians, and the internet had a ball with Trump and Pence’s official White House portraits.
16 Days Ago “Silicon Valley is finally being held to the fire in Washington, D.C.” On a recent episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, Recode’s Tony Romm returned to the podcast to answer questions about the Congressional investigation into Facebook, Twitter and Google.