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Recode Media with Peter Kafka

By Recode

Listen to the future of media, today. Re/code’s senior editor Peter Kafka talks to the most interesting people in media and technology, to find out what happens when those two things collide. Tune in for smart, thoughtful, BS-free interviews.

  1. 1.
    I'm more famous than Anderson Cooper (Cenk Uygur, CEO, The Young Turks)7 December 2017
    41:22
  2. 2.
    Andy Weir on 'The Martian,' 'Artemis' and when we'll live on the moon30 November 2017
    44:44
  3. 3.
    Hollywood’s sexual harassment story is far from over (Kim Masters, editor-at-large, Hollywood Reporter)22 November 2017
    41:11
  4. 4.
    Don't 'lean in,' fight back (Sarah Lacy, author, 'The Uterus Is a Feature, Not a Bug')16 November 2017
    53:32
  5. 5.
    How to make a ‘comedy-horror’ TV show (Dana Gould, creator, ‘Stan Against Evil’)9 November 2017
    44:46
  6. 6.
    How Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner built and lost a rock and roll empire (Joe Hagan, author, "Sticky Fingers")2 November 2017
    1:00:55
  7. 7.
    NYT's Michael Barbaro explains why you love 'The Daily'28 October 2017
    38:54
  8. 8.
    Samantha Bee on Harvey Weinstein, Jeff Bezos and Donald Trump (Live)26 October 2017
    47:45
  1. 9.
    How blocking ads can save the media industry (Tony Haile, CEO, Scroll)19 October 2017
    52:30
  2. 10.
    Jimmy Kimmel on the intersection of comedy and politics17 October 2017
    19:02
  3. 11.
    How to start a company when you’re 25 years old (Brit Morin, CEO, Brit + Co)12 October 2017
    44:45
  4. 12.
    Sports have always been political (Jason Gay, columnist, Wall Street Journal)5 October 2017
    49:30
  5. 13.
    Why podcasts are better than radio (Jad Abumrad, co-host, Radiolab)28 September 2017
    36:38
  6. 14.
    When is the internet going to change TV ads? (Dave Morgan, CEO, Simulmedia)21 September 2017
    1:10:00
  7. 15.
    Why Ken Burns won't leave PBS for HBO14 September 2017
    43:48
  8. 16.
    How to pay for serious journalism (Clara Jeffery, editor in chief, Mother Jones)7 September 2017
    45:55
  9. 17.
    How to compete against Google and Facebook: Go around them! (Tim Armstrong, CEO, Oath)31 August 2017
    51:44
  10. 18.
    A guided tour of the pro-Trump media (Oliver Darcy, CNN; Charlie Warzel, BuzzFeed)24 August 2017
    55:13
  11. 19.
    Chuck Klosterman talks about Nazis, Taylor Swift and the future of journalism17 August 2017
    1:11:02
  12. 20.
    Patreon will help fans pay artists more than $140 million this year (Jack Conte, CEO, Patreon)10 August 2017
    36:11
  13. 21.
    Everyone still wants to be on TV (Tonia O'Connor, chief revenue officer, Univision)3 August 2017
    44:30
  14. 22.
    How food became cool (Larry Fitzgibbon, CEO, Tastemade; Helen Rosner, editor at large, Eater)27 July 2017
    52:42
  15. 23.
    How to make a bestseller that lasts (Ryan Holiday, author, 'Perennial Seller')20 July 2017
    42:40
  16. 24.
    Shari Redstone, Vice Chair, Viacom (Code Conference 2017)13 July 2017
    27:00
  17. 25.
    Podcasting is growing up (Nick Quah, founder, Hot Pod)6 July 2017
    49:42
  18. 26.
    Why Hillary Clinton won't admit that she made mistakes (Rebecca Traister, writer at large, New York Magazine)29 June 2017
    55:38
  19. 27.
    What Peter Thiel’s war against Gawker can tell us about Trump (Brian Knappenberger, director, "Nobody Speak")22 June 2017
    27:38
  20. 28.
    BONUS: Dean Baquet, Executive Editor, The New York Times (Code Conference 2017)17 June 2017
    38:35
  21. 29.
    Meet the Wall Street analyst the big media companies love to hate (Rich Greenfield, analyst, BTIG)15 June 2017
    56:17
  22. 30.
    BONUS Reed Hastings, CEO, Netflix (Code Conference 2017)10 June 2017
    34:15
  23. 31.
    BuzzFeed chairman and HuffPost co-founder Ken Lerer on the future of media8 June 2017
    45:57
  24. 32.
    'Better Call Saul' actor Michael McKean doesn't care how you watch1 June 2017
    38:53
  25. 33.
    Why this four-hour Grateful Dead documentary took 14 years to make (Amir Bar-Lev, director, 'Long Strange Trip')25 May 2017
    33:42
  26. 34.
    Information doesn't have to be free (Jessica Lessin, CEO, The Information)18 May 2017
    52:57
  27. 35.
    W. Kamau Bell talks about Trump, racism and podcasting11 May 2017
    35:51
  28. 36.
    Tracking a drug boss across the web (Nick Bilton, author, 'American Kingpin')4 May 2017
    48:08
  29. 37.
    The New York 'Startup' scene gets a novel (Doree Shafrir, author)27 April 2017
    40:58
  30. 38.
    How Neil Gaiman's ‘American Gods’ finally made it to TV20 April 2017
    41:42
  31. 39.
    Inside the Trump White House (Mike Allen, co-founder, Axios)13 April 2017
    48:59
  32. 40.
    Why TV is different from YouTube (Reza Izad, CEO, Studio71)6 April 2017
    36:22
  33. 41.
    Uber investor Jason Calacanis doesn't want to hear your idea30 March 2017
    1:09:16
  34. 42.
    How to be a rock musician in 2017 (Craig Finn, 'We All Want the Same Things')23 March 2017
    47:55
  35. 43.
    Glenn Beck doesn't care if he alienates Trump voters (Live at SXSW)16 March 2017
    41:07
  36. 44.
    The Huffington Post wants to reach Trump voters (Lydia Polgreen, editor in chief, The Huffington Post)9 March 2017
    52:58
  37. 45.
    'Why is this on Mashable?' asks Executive Editor Jessica Coen2 March 2017
    44:07
  38. 46.
    Making a superhero movie for adults (Scott Frank, screenwriter, 'Logan')23 February 2017
    33:42
  39. 47.
    The New York Times wants to become like Netflix (Gabriel Snyder, journalist)16 February 2017
    29:06
  40. 48.
    Here’s the secret to making things popular (Derek Thompson, author, ‘Hit Makers’)9 February 2017
    49:21
  41. 49.
    Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget says Trump is pushing 'anti-American' policies2 February 2017
    48:32
  42. 50.
    The future of advertising is 'fewer, better ads' (Ian Schafer, CEO, Deep Focus)26 January 2017
    40:00
  43. 51.
    How the press can save itself in the age of Trump (Jay Rosen, professor, NYU)19 January 2017
    49:16
  44. 52.
    Fox's digital ad guy wants you to use an ad blocker (Joe Marchese, president of advanced advertising, Fox Networks Group)12 January 2017
    41:22
  45. 53.
    How to make $11 million by failing (James Altucher, founder, Choose Yourself Media)5 January 2017
    58:30
  46. 54.
    Why is there no fake news on LinkedIn? (Daniel Roth, executive editor, LinkedIn)29 December 2016
    42:31
  47. 55.
    Kara Swisher: Journalists must be 'tougher on everybody'22 December 2016
    55:15
  48. 56.
    Trump will blow up political journalism (Margaret Sullivan, columnist, the Washington Post)15 December 2016
    41:31
  49. 57.
    Making viral videos before YouTube (Burnie Burns, co-founder, Rooster Teeth)8 December 2016
    50:25
  50. 58.
    Did racism motivate Trump's voters? (Stephen Dubner, co-author, 'Freakonomics')1 December 2016
    45:16
  51. 59.
    Trump-related 'terror and hysteria' isn't justified (Ken Kurson, editor-in-chief, Observer)23 November 2016
    44:30
  52. 60.
    Musicians who fight Spotify are 'so f-cking dumb' (Bob Lefsetz, author, Lefsetz Letter)17 November 2016
    1:00:34
  53. 61.
    The 'Star Trek' reboot could have naked aliens (Jim Lanzone, CEO, CBS Interactive)10 November 2016
    42:13
  54. 62.
    You've outraged the internet? Here's how to apologize. (Bryan Goldberg, CEO, Bustle)3 November 2016
    41:28
  55. 63.
    How tech PR works (Brooke Hammerling, founder, Brew Media)27 October 2016
    42:44
  56. 64.
    Smosh and ScreenJunkies boss Keith Richman: We're looking into TV25 October 2016
    35:16
  57. 65.
    BuzzFeed's video boss Ze Frank on going viral at scale20 October 2016
    54:18
  58. 66.
    Ex-Obama speechwriter Jon Favreau: I'm afraid of a 'smarter Trump'18 October 2016
    35:07
  59. 67.
    Donald Trump is still a 'short-fingered vulgarian' (Kurt Andersen, co-founder, Spy)13 October 2016
    31:53
  60. 68.
    Behind the scenes of 'Vice News Tonight' (Josh Tyrangiel, executive vice president, Vice)11 October 2016
    31:58
  61. 69.
    Keith Olbermann: Covering Donald Trump is like covering a tsunami every day6 October 2016
    39:01
  62. 70.
    "Call Your Girlfriend" co-host Aminatou Sow on how to make a hit podcast29 September 2016
    34:26
  63. 71.
    Skip Bayless: Why I left ESPN for Fox Sports 122 September 2016
    47:10
  64. 72.
    CNN's Brian Stelter: No, CNN is not biased for Trump15 September 2016
    43:52
  65. 73.
    Gigaom founder Om Malik on the virtues of a heart attack8 September 2016
    44:39
  66. 74.
    The New York Times has to think like a tech startup (Sam Dolnick and Clifford Levy, editors, New York Times)1 September 2016
    50:33
  67. 75.
    Skift CEO Rafat Ali: Small media companies are beautiful25 August 2016
    38:58
  68. 76.
    Gawker wasn't always mean (Elizabeth Spiers, founding editor, Gawker.com)18 August 2016
    38:14
  69. 77.
    James Andrew Miller examines Hollywood's top agents in 'Powerhouse'11 August 2016
    39:33
  70. 78.
    We're not startup bros anymore (Ilan Zechory and Tom Lehman, co-founders, Genius)4 August 2016
    34:19
  71. 79.
    So, you’ve been shamed by Twitter (Virginia Heffernan, author, "Magic and Loss")28 July 2016
    39:23
  72. 80.
    Gary Vaynerchuk can't wait for the startup armageddon21 July 2016
    22:08
  73. 81.
    Donald Trump is bad for democracy (Jacob Weisberg, chairman, Slate Group)14 July 2016
    36:08
  74. 82.
    Documentarian Alex Gibney says the Stuxnet virus was a "new kind of weapon"7 July 2016
    32:10
  75. 83.
    Daring Fireball's John Gruber: "I'm a writer first and a businessman second"30 June 2016
    39:39
  76. 84.
    ​Steve Jobs "literally caught me with my pants down" (Brian Lam, founder, The Wirecutter)23 June 2016
    36:48
  77. 85.
    Malcolm Gladwell wants to make you cry16 June 2016
    35:08
  78. 86.
    The Ringer editor Sean Fennessey on ending Grantland, starting again9 June 2016
    34:04
  79. 87.
    "Warcraft" director Duncan Jones: Don't watch this movie on an iPhone2 June 2016
    26:41
  80. 88.
    You have to fight robots to see Beyoncé (Michael Rapino, CEO, Live Nation)26 May 2016
    50:39
  81. 89.
    How email saved Jason Hirschhorn's life19 May 2016
    1:02:57
  82. 90.
    Samantha Bee says hiring more women = better comedy12 May 2016
    29:57
  83. 91.
    Why Larry Wilmore used the N-word at the White House Correspondents' Dinner5 May 2016
    43:51
  84. 92.
    The NYT's Jenna Wortham just wants to "write about people who look like me”28 April 2016
    37:13
  85. 93.
    "Veep" Producer Frank Rich: Trump Can Win21 April 2016
    39:05
  86. 94.
    Snapchat Should Start Paying Its Users (Hunter Walk, Investor, Homebrew)14 April 2016
    38:40
  87. 95.
    From Fake Steve Jobs to HBO's "Silicon Valley" (Dan Lyons, Author, "Disrupted")7 April 2016
    39:30
  88. 96.
    Millennials Aren't an Alien Species (Philippe von Borries, co-CEO, Refinery29)31 March 2016
    37:24
  89. 97.
    Can Donald Trump Be Stopped? (Nate Silver, Founder, FiveThirtyEight)24 March 2016
    38:20
  90. 98.
    Digital Brands Are a "Sh*t-Ton of Work" (Troy Young, President, Hearst Magazines Digital)17 March 2016
    34:47
  91. 99.
    Peter Gould, Co-Creator, "Better Call Saul"10 March 2016
    30:37
  92. 100.
    Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin, theSkimm Co-Founders3 March 2016
    31:13
  93. 101.
    Adrian Wojnarowski, Editor of The Vertical25 February 2016
    34:03
  94. 102.
    David Remnick, The New Yorker Editor17 February 2016
    35:04
  95. 103.
    The Decode Series: Andrew Jarecki, "The Jinx" Director11 February 2016
    33:46
  96. 104.
    The Decode Series: Chet Kanojia, Starry CEO4 February 2016
    36:12
  97. 105.
    The Decode Series: Nick Denton, Gawker Media Founder, and Jason Epstein, Investor28 January 2016
    30:18
  98. 106.
    The Decode Series: Shani Hilton, BuzzFeed Executive Editor of News21 January 2016
    29:49
  99. 107.
    The Decode Series: Chris Altchek, Mic CEO14 January 2016
    28:20
  100. 108.
    The Decode Series: Albert Wenger, Union Square Ventures Partner7 January 2016
    36:07
  101. 109.
    The Decode Series: Rufus Griscom, Heleo CEO31 December 2015
    21:07
  102. 110.
    The Decode Series: Ev Williams, Medium CEO24 December 2015
    32:53
  103. 111.
    The Decode Series: Katie Nolan, Fox Sports TV Host17 December 2015
    23:46
  104. 112.
    The Decode Series: Brian Rolapp, NFL Media Czar10 December 2015
    34:11
  105. 113.
    The Decode Series: Ricky Van Veen, CollegeHumor Co-Founder3 December 2015
    33:08

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