Big Technology Podcast

The Big Technology Podcast takes you behind the scenes in the tech world featuring interviews with plugged-in insiders and outside agitators.


Investor, Activist Swati Mylavarapu: Tech World Must “Get Uncomfortable” With Its Impact On Society
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Homebrew VC Hunter Walk Talks Twitter, TikTok, and Tech in the Time of Biden
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Election Results Breakdown With The Daily Beast Editor In Chief Noah Shachtman
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Lincoln Project Co-Founder Steve Schmidt: “The Pro-Democracy Side Of This Argument Cannot Be Gentle”
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Google Protest Leader Meredith Whittaker on the Future of Tech Activism and the Deep Flaws of ‘The Social Dilemma’
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Emergency Podcast: Department of Justice vs. Google with Yelp's Luther Lowe
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New York Times’ Ben Smith Talks Slack, Newsroom Politics, And Tech Regulation
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Netflix's 'Social Dilemma' Star Tristan Harris on the Film and Its Criticisms
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You won’t find a more controversial film in Silicon Valley than The Social Dilemma. The film, now available on Netflix, features confessions from early consumer internet employees who rue the destruction their inventions have wrought.


To address the film and its critiques, Tristan Harris, its star and the co-founder of the Center for Humane Technology, sat down for an interview on the Big Technology Podcast with no questions off limits. 

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Published Oct 7, 2020 at 1:19pm
Reporter Roundtable: Discussing Media Narratives and Tech Industry Attacks On The Press
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Why Venture Capitalists Are Mad, With Bloomberg Beta Venture Capitalist Roy Bahat
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An Inside Look At China’s Internment of Muslims, with BuzzFeed News’ Megha Rajagopalan
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Apple At A Crossroads: An Interview With GV Partner M.G. Siegler
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Box CEO Aaron Levie on Trump, the Tech Giants, and the Stock Market
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“It Just Felt Wrong.” Ex-Amazon VP Tim Bray On Why He Left
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Is the Tech Press Bad? With The Verge's Casey Newton
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From Gezi Park to Black Lives Matter, with Zeynep Tufekci
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Introducing Big Technology Podcast with Alex Kantrowitz
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