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Recode Decode

By Recode

Kara Swisher, Silicon Valley’s most revered journalist, hosts candid interviews with tech execs, politicians, celebrities and more about their big ideas and how they’re changing our world. Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.

  1. 1.
    NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio on why tech can't solve all our problems, and how New York lost Amazon HQ209/16/2019
    1:18:05
  2. 2.
    2020 presidential candidate Marianne Williamson on the problems with American capitalism, why she's not a "long shot," and being a religious Democrat09/13/2019
    1:11:25
  3. 3.
    The Wing CEO Audrey Gelman on women hiring women and why her company is different from WeWork09/11/2019
    47:54
  4. 4.
    Microsoft President Brad Smith: Fixing what Silicon Valley broke is every tech company's responsibility09/09/2019
    1:09:19
  5. 5.
    Why workers need to be part of the conversation about UBI and artificial intelligence09/06/2019
    56:31
  6. 6.
    Some CEOs try to be ethical. Most of them can't or won't, says "The Enlightened Capitalists" author James O'Toole.09/04/2019
    48:38
  7. 7.
    Psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt on how hidden biases shape our lives09/02/2019
    56:05
  8. 8.
    Lime still wants to go public, says president Joe Kraus08/30/2019
    1:10:03
  1. 9.
    Gro Intelligence CEO Sara Menker on ag-tech and the future of farming08/28/2019
    59:36
  2. 10.
    Huawei's chief security officer in the US, Andy Purdy08/26/2019
    48:09
  3. 11.
    CDA 230: The US law that shaped the internet, explained (and debated)08/23/2019
    1:08:06
  4. 12.
    "Cult of the Dead Cow" author Joe Menn on "good guy" hackers, cybercrime, and Beto O'Rourke 08/21/2019
    55:07
  5. 13.
    Index Ventures' Mike Volpi and Danny Rimer on global innovation and founder power08/19/2019
    54:41
  6. 14.
    Rep. Ro Khanna on Bernie Sanders, 2020 election interference, and pragmatic tech regulation08/16/2019
    1:01:53
  7. 15.
    Andreessen Horowitz's Scott Kupor on the "secrets" of venture capital08/14/2019
    1:06:09
  8. 16.
    Why Silicon Valley loves "biohacking" and intermittent fasting08/12/2019
    55:59
  9. 17.
    Stanford University's Larry Diamond on Russia, China, and the "new Cold War"08/07/2019
    57:11
  10. 18.
    Rep. Lauren Underwood on the impeachment debate, representing a swing district, and "toxic" 2020 candidates08/05/2019
    1:05:18
  11. 19.
    “The $300 textbook is dead” says Pearson CEO John Fallon08/02/2019
    54:19
  12. 20.
    Democracy is for sale, says “The Great Hack” director Karim Amer07/31/2019
    1:11:58
  13. 21.
    Megan Rapinoe still isn’t going to the White House, even if Trump invites her07/29/2019
    1:04:28
  14. 22.
    Reddit CEO Steve Huffman: “Would I love to see the government F our largest competitors? Yeah!”07/26/2019
    1:00:17
  15. 23.
    How Stitch Fix uses data to sell more clothes, and why CEO Katrina Lake hopes retail has a future07/24/2019
    1:05:14
  16. 24.
    Rep. Adam Schiff on the Mueller investigation, deepfakes, and the dangers posed by Russia and China07/22/2019
    57:17
  17. 25.
    Why 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang doesn't want to break up Google07/19/2019
    1:08:33
  18. 26.
    Why Senator Michael Bennet believes he can win the presidency in 202007/17/2019
    51:14
  19. 27.
    Mayor Pete Buttigieg on systemic racism, regulating tech, and the divided Democratic Party 07/15/2019
    48:01
  20. 28.
    Harley-Davidson CEO Matthew Levatich (Live at Code 2019)07/12/2019
    40:07
  21. 29.
    Writer Taffy Brodesser-Akner on Gwyneth Paltrow, "Fleishman Is in Trouble," and divorce in the age of Tinder07/10/2019
    1:04:06
  22. 30.
    Journalist Carole Cadwalladr on Facebook, Brexit, and "techno-fascism"07/08/2019
    1:17:15
  23. 31.
    Long-Term Stock Exchange founder Eric Ries (Live at Code 2019)07/05/2019
    39:02
  24. 32.
    "Russian Doll" star Natasha Lyonne and Netflix content VP Cindy Holland (Live at Code 2019)07/03/2019
    46:15
  25. 33.
    Rockfeller Foundation president Raj Shah and Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon (Live at Code 2019)07/01/2019
    1:04:04
  26. 34.
    Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian (Live at Code 2019)06/28/2019
    42:16
  27. 35.
    MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito on the problem with tech people who want to solve problems06/26/2019
    54:34
  28. 36.
    Instagram's Adam Mosseri, Facebook's Andrew Bosworth, and former tech insiders on the outside (Live at Code 2019)06/24/2019
    1:01:41
  29. 37.
    Fair Fight Action founder Stacey Abrams and CEO Lauren Groh-Wargo (Live at Code 2019)06/21/2019
    56:05
  30. 38.
    RAICES immigration activists Jonathan Ryan and Erika Andiola (Live at Code 2019)06/19/2019
    40:56
  31. 39.
    Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy (Live at Code 2019)06/17/2019
    53:41
  32. 40.
    Twitter's Vijaya Gadde and Kayvon Beykpour (Live at Code 2019)06/14/2019
    50:57
  33. 41.
    The Intercept's Mehdi Hasan on cowardly journalists, liberal racism, and impeaching Trump06/12/2019
    1:04:27
  34. 42.
    CNN's Jim Sciutto: "We're already in a war" with Russia and China06/10/2019
    1:05:02
  35. 43.
    Michele Madansky's new research into sexual harassment in the tech industry06/05/2019
    48:50
  36. 44.
    Girls Who Code CEO Reshma Saujani on the real solutions to tech's diversity problems06/03/2019
    46:19
  37. 45.
    Susan Hockfield: The real answer to sustainable energy might be a virus-built battery05/31/2019
    58:03
  38. 46.
    Investors Mark Cuban and Steve Case and talent agent Scooter Braun (Live)05/29/2019
    1:09:27
  39. 47.
    DuckDuckGo CEO Gabe Weinberg on how Congress (and you) can fix online privacy05/27/2019
    57:53
  40. 48.
    Facebook’s former security boss Alex Stamos and Twitter co-founder Ev Williams (Live)05/24/2019
    52:31
  41. 49.
    Anand Giridharadas on the phony philanthropy of tech billionaires05/22/2019
    57:03
  42. 50.
    Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse on why big banks should get into cryptocurrencies05/20/2019
    59:33
  43. 51.
    How “Good to Great” author Jim Collins helped Amazon rescue itself05/17/2019
    1:04:07
  44. 52.
    Preet Bharara on the Mueller report, Constitutional crises and Twitter fatigue05/15/2019
    1:09:44
  45. 53.
    Former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on surveillance, AI ethics, and how to regulate tech 05/13/2019
    1:21:12
  46. 54.
    BONUS: Why Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes wants the government to break it up05/10/2019
    59:00
  47. 55.
    Esther Wojcicki on how she raised the CEOs of YouTube and 23andMe05/10/2019
    53:47
  48. 56.
    Sam Harris on religion, politics, and making "enemies" online.05/08/2019
    1:42:05
  49. 57.
    Tristan Harris says tech is "downgrading" humanity — but we can fix it05/06/2019
    1:05:50
  50. 58.
    Scott Galloway on love, Chipotle, and the other forms of happiness05/03/2019
    1:03:19
  51. 59.
    How Mayor London Breed wants Big Tech to help fix San Francisco05/01/2019
    1:20:11
  52. 60.
    Trash in space, diversity in STEM and artificial meat at TED 201904/29/2019
    1:05:31
  53. 61.
    Journalist Julia Angwin on being fired from The Markup, investigating Facebook and data-based news04/26/2019
    46:59
  54. 62.
    Why thinking about your death five times a day is good for you04/24/2019
    46:34
  55. 63.
    Why tech is "flunking" the diversity test04/22/2019
    1:02:12
  56. 64.
    Ford CTO Ken Washington on self-driving cars, "creepy" AI and hovercrafts04/17/2019
    1:09:45
  57. 65.
    PBS CEO Paula Kerger on how to save public television from budget cuts04/15/2019
    54:11
  58. 66.
    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says tech immunity "could be in jeopardy."04/12/2019
    51:17
  59. 67.
    "The Uninhabitable Earth" author David Wallace-Wells says tech is failing on climate change04/10/2019
    55:42
  60. 68.
    Meredith Whittaker and Kate Crawford: How AI could change your life04/08/2019
    1:04:17
  61. 69.
    Valerie Jarrett has some advice for Democrats running in 202004/03/2019
    1:03:26
  62. 70.
    Ashton Applewhite has a manifesto against ageism: "This Chair Rocks"04/01/2019
    44:50
  63. 71.
    Today, Explained host Sean Rameswaram explains the future of podcasts03/27/2019
    53:35
  64. 72.
    Backstage Capital founder Arlan Hamilton and Deeds Not Words founder Wendy Davis (live at SXSW)03/25/2019
    1:09:02
  65. 73.
    dtx CEO Tim Armstrong and Poshmark CEO Manish Chandra (live at An Evening With Code Commerce)03/23/2019
    1:30:08
  66. 74.
    Richard Walker: The dark side of prosperity in San Francisco03/20/2019
    56:28
  67. 75.
    Margrethe Vestager, European Commissioner for Competition (Live at SXSW 2019)03/18/2019
    1:03:52
  68. 76.
    Senator Amy Klobuchar, 2020 U.S. presidential candidate03/16/2019
    1:07:36
  69. 77.
    Kathy Griffin on the notorious photo that changed her life03/13/2019
    1:04:14
  70. 78.
    YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki on child safety, toxic comments and the Google walkout03/11/2019
    34:18
  71. 79.
    Hudson's Bay Company CEO Helena Foulkes on the future of retail stores03/09/2019
    41:30
  72. 80.
    Laurene Powell Jobs: Trump's rhetoric is "out of a dictator's playbook"03/06/2019
    33:26
  73. 81.
    Chamath Palihapitiya: People in Silicon Valley are deeply unhappy03/04/2019
    1:08:46
  74. 82.
    News Media Alliance CEO David Chavern on the challenges facing the news business03/02/2019
    51:18
  75. 83.
    Lora Haddock: Innovative sex toys aren't a joke02/27/2019
    43:45
  76. 84.
    The history and future of "net art" with Rhizome artistic director Michael Connor02/25/2019
    50:09
  77. 85.
    Shoshana Zuboff: Surveillance capitalism is eroding democracy02/20/2019
    52:18
  78. 86.
    IAC chairman Barry Diller: "Hollywood is now irrelevant"02/18/2019
    1:03:33
  79. 87.
    Center for Democracy and Technology CEO Nuala O'Connor on reforming Big Tech02/13/2019
    52:15
  80. 88.
    Why "Zucked" author Roger McNamee turned against Facebook02/11/2019
    1:14:13
  81. 89.
    “The Mastermind” author Evan Ratliff on how tech enabled a drug kingpin02/06/2019
    52:23
  82. 90.
    Spencer Stuart executive recruiter James Citrin on how to find great CEOs02/04/2019
    57:04
  83. 91.
    Early AOL exec Jean Case explains how to "Be Fearless"01/30/2019
    1:00:23
  84. 92.
    "The Job" author Ellen Shell on the increasingly automated future of work01/28/2019
    53:09
  85. 93.
    Attorney Laura Wasser on making a "TurboTax for divorce"01/26/2019
    49:43
  86. 94.
    Basecamp CEO Jason Fried on overfunded startups and stressful workplaces01/23/2019
    1:00:57
  87. 95.
    Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford on farmer-entrepreneurs, "agritech" and Rep. Steve King01/21/2019
    56:47
  88. 96.
    EFF boss Cindy Cohn and McSweeney's editor Claire Boyle on digital privacy and "the end of trust"01/19/2019
    1:02:09
  89. 97.
    Glossier CEO Emily Weiss on the "art and science" of the beauty business01/16/2019
    1:11:58
  90. 98.
    CNN.com editor in chief Meredith Artley on digital media and earning the public's trust01/14/2019
    55:58
  91. 99.
    99designs CEO Patrick Llewellyn on digitizing creativity01/12/2019
    43:23
  92. 100.
    DoorDash CEO Tony Xu and COO Christopher Payne on the future of delivery01/09/2019
    56:54
  93. 101.
    Serial Box CEO Molly Barton wants to change how you read01/07/2019
    45:50
  94. 102.
    Keith Rabois on innovation, Trump and Saudi Arabia01/05/2019
    1:10:31
  95. 103.
    Why Weight Watchers is now WW01/02/2019
    47:40
  96. 104.
    The ups and downs of Reddit's history12/31/2018
    45:15
  97. 105.
    How Imgur avoids the ugliness of social media12/26/2018
    49:44
  98. 106.
    What's next for Amazon's Alexa? Maybe buying stuff for you automatically.12/24/2018
    51:10
  99. 107.
    Four magic words for entrepreneurs: ‘Do your fucking job.’12/19/2018
    47:18
  100. 108.
    Why salad chain Sweetgreen thinks like a tech company12/17/2018
    54:19
  101. 109.
    How Peter Jackson’s team made WWI footage look new12/15/2018
    48:33
  102. 110.
    Ezra Klein and Kara Swisher on the future of journalism12/12/2018
    1:34:10
  103. 111.
    Why it's OK to be analog in a digital world12/10/2018
    49:34
  104. 112.
    Should Mark Zuckerberg fire himself?12/08/2018
    1:28:14
  105. 113.
    NBC's Chuck Todd, Andrea Mitchell and Hallie Jackson (Live)12/05/2018
    1:26:52
  106. 114.
    Facebook and Google are “the enemies of independent thought”12/03/2018
    55:50
  107. 115.
    Casey Newton and Louie Swisher on social media, video games and 300 Recode Decodes12/01/2018
    1:02:08
  108. 116.
    Silicon Valley loves to break the rules. Is that a good thing?11/28/2018
    45:54
  109. 117.
    How disinformation poisoned a ‘Facebook nation’11/26/2018
    1:01:44
  110. 118.
    Undocumented immigrants are people, not political props11/24/2018
    1:02:39
  111. 119.
    After 20,000 workers walked out, Google said it got the message. The workers disagree.11/21/2018
    1:09:13
  112. 120.
    Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff on Facebook, homelessness in SF and buying Time11/19/2018
    33:06
  113. 121.
    Should the First Amendment apply to Facebook?11/19/2018
    51:39
  114. 122.
    Start to Sale: Milk Bar CEO Christina Tosi11/17/2018
    52:47
  115. 123.
    Why nonprofits should think more like tech companies11/14/2018
    43:01
  116. 124.
    Sally Yates: Donald Trump is trying to corrupt the Justice Department11/12/2018
    55:59
  117. 125.
    Data and the future of money in politics with RevUp CEO Steve Spinner11/10/2018
    53:25
  118. 126.
    The ‘bad ideas’ that broke American capitalism11/07/2018
    1:13:21
  119. 127.
    Why the New York Times won’t sell itself to a billionaire11/05/2018
    41:26
  120. 128.
    Elon Musk on Tesla’s crazy year, dying on Mars and taking Saudi money11/02/2018
    1:18:51
  121. 129.
    'Good and Mad' author Rebecca Traister10/31/2018
    1:03:01
  122. 130.
    'The Fixer' author Bradley Tusk10/29/2018
    56:55
  123. 131.
    Hillary Clinton10/27/2018
    1:18:10
  124. 132.
    'Positive Populism' author Steve Hilton10/24/2018
    1:01:03
  125. 133.
    'Will & Grace' co-star Sean Hayes10/22/2018
    1:10:58
  126. 134.
    23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki10/20/2018
    47:25
  127. 135.
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti10/17/2018
    51:20
  128. 136.
    AnchorFree CEO David Gorodyansky10/15/2018
    46:22
  129. 137.
    2U CEO Chip Paucek10/13/2018
    48:08
  130. 138.
    Pivot: Google's data breach, Facebook Portal and Taylor Swift10/12/2018
    34:18
  131. 139.
    Former Cisco CEO John Chambers10/10/2018
    1:01:14
  132. 140.
    'Sorry to Bother You' director Boots Riley10/08/2018
    1:13:12
  133. 141.
    Rep. Ro Khanna explains his internet bill of rights10/06/2018
    54:22
  134. 142.
    'Winners Take All' author Anand Giridharadas10/03/2018
    55:37
  135. 143.
    'Full Frontal' host Samantha Bee10/01/2018
    50:33
  136. 144.
    Square CFO Sarah Friar and Instacart CEO Apoorva Mehta09/29/2018
    1:06:54
  137. 145.
    Jawbone Health CEO Hosain Rahman09/26/2018
    56:54
  138. 146.
    BONUS: Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom in 201709/25/2018
    1:04:30
  139. 147.
    World Bank Group president Jim Yong Kim09/24/2018
    51:38
  140. 148.
    The NYT's Maggie Haberman, HuffPost's Lydia Polgreen and actor Jane Lynch09/22/2018
    56:04
  141. 149.
    'Swiped' director Nancy Jo Sales09/19/2018
    58:14
  142. 150.
    'AI Superpowers' author Kai-Fu Lee09/17/2018
    50:09
  143. 151.
    Nicole Wong, former deputy CTO of the United States09/12/2018
    55:16
  144. 152.
    'Big Game' author Mark Leibovich09/10/2018
    1:00:00
  145. 153.
    Slack chief product officer April Underwood09/05/2018
    58:39
  146. 154.
    Sleeping Giants founder Matt Rivitz09/03/2018
    54:08
  147. 155.
    U.S. Justice Department antitrust lawyer Makan Delrahim09/01/2018
    1:00:51
  148. 156.
    'Temp' author Louis Hyman08/29/2018
    52:45
  149. 157.
    Maker Faire founder Dale Dougherty and Make Magazine editor Mike Senese08/27/2018
    55:18
  150. 158.
    Haystack founder Semil Shah08/25/2018
    55:00
  151. 159.
    Senator Ron Wyden08/22/2018
    35:01
  152. 160.
    'High Growth Handbook' author Elad Gil08/20/2018
    57:28
  153. 161.
    Andrew Moore, dean of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science08/18/2018
    45:42
  154. 162.
    Glassdoor CEO Robert Hohman08/15/2018
    51:48
  155. 163.
    Dr. Jen Gunter, OB/GYN and the internet's favorite Goop critic08/13/2018
    54:42
  156. 164.
    BONUS: Uber Eats boss Jason Droege08/08/2018
    47:27
  157. 165.
    Sidecar co-founder Sunil Paul08/06/2018
    57:36
  158. 166.
    Grab co-founder Hooi Ling Tan08/01/2018
    28:07
  159. 167.
    'General Magic' directors Sarah Kerruish and Matt Maude07/30/2018
    47:01
  160. 168.
    'The Billionaire Raj' author James Crabtree07/28/2018
    46:26
  161. 169.
    WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg07/25/2018
    57:29
  162. 170.
    'Valley of Genius' author Adam Fisher07/23/2018
    59:27
  163. 171.
    Alibaba exec Joe Tsai (Live at Code 2018)07/21/2018
    31:40
  164. 172.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: The Kara Swisher interview07/18/2018
    1:22:00
  165. 173.
    How social media bots could tank your stock price07/16/2018
    48:36
  166. 174.
    Tinder parent company Match Group prepares for battle with Facebook07/14/2018
    54:17
  167. 175.
    Why do some in the tech community support universal basic income? They're 'terrified' about the future.07/11/2018
    51:42
  168. 176.
    Why Craigslist founder Craig Newmark is donating millions for journalism07/09/2018
    51:43
  169. 177.
    Box CEO Aaron Levie talks tech regulation and the future of jobs07/07/2018
    1:04:30
  170. 178.
    Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky (Live at Code 2018)07/04/2018
    40:25
  171. 179.
    Matt Cutts: Why more tech workers should come to D.C.07/02/2018
    48:21
  172. 180.
    Psychologist Adam Grant: Your company’s culture isn’t unique06/30/2018
    49:01
  173. 181.
    How Nat Geo uses Instagram to stay relevant06/27/2018
    55:28
  174. 182.
    How Silicon Valley is responding to the immigration crisis06/25/2018
    56:23
  175. 183.
    Microsoft President Brad Smith (Live at Code 2018)06/23/2018
    38:54
  176. 184.
    Tom Peters, management expert and author of ‘The Excellence Dividend’06/20/2018
    53:26
  177. 185.
    Michael Barbaro, host of the New York Times podcast The Daily (Live)06/18/2018
    1:09:49
  178. 186.
    Stitch Fix CEO Katrina Lake (Live at Code 2018)06/16/2018
    31:42
  179. 187.
    Linda McMahon, U.S. Small Business Administrator (Live at Code 2018)06/13/2018
    41:45
  180. 188.
    U.S. Senator Mark Warner (Live at Code 2018)06/11/2018
    43:17
  181. 189.
    How tech can fix its diversity problem: The Code 2018 panel06/09/2018
    43:18
  182. 190.
    From Ben Franklin to Google: Jessica Weisberg traces the history of advice in ‘Asking for a Friend’06/06/2018
    50:13
  183. 191.
    Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi (Live at Code 2018)06/04/2018
    39:19
  184. 192.
    Snap CEO Evan Spiegel (Live at Code 2018)06/02/2018
    44:32
  185. 193.
    How to save American jobs in the age of disruption05/30/2018
    1:03:37
  186. 194.
    General Michael Hayden on Donald Trump’s ‘assault on intelligence’05/28/2018
    1:02:50
  187. 195.
    Congressman Ro Khanna: We need an 'internet bill of rights'05/26/2018
    55:15
  188. 196.
    How to succeed in tech: Be lucky and ruthless05/23/2018
    52:04
  189. 197.
    John Carreyrou on lies and 'Bad Blood' at Theranos05/21/2018
    1:06:24
  190. 198.
    Recode Media: Robin Williams biographer Dave Itzkoff05/19/2018
    50:01
  191. 199.
    Michael Pollan: LSD and other psychedelics inspired some of Silicon Valley’s greatest inventions05/16/2018
    1:03:23
  192. 200.
    John Doerr: How to run your company like Bill Gates or Bono05/14/2018
    59:55

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