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Pivot

By Recode

Every Tuesday and Friday, Recode’s Kara Swisher and NYU Professor Scott Galloway offer sharp, unfiltered insights into the biggest stories in tech, business, and politics. They make bold predictions, pick winners and losers, and bicker and banter like no one else. After all, with great power comes great scrutiny. Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.

  1. 1.
    The debate after the debate (Kara and Scott assess Nevada), Bezos and Buffet: who is the “better” billionaire and a big prediction on Zoom02/21/2020
    43:45
  2. 2.
    The EU takes on AI, the US vs. Huawei continues, Airbnb is in the red, and a Friend of Pivot on your children’s data privacy02/18/2020
    58:20
  3. 3.
    Amazon pays taxes (and fights for JEDI), SoftBank gains on Sprint and what ClassPass tells us about the fitness economy02/14/2020
    54:06
  4. 4.
    The Oscars' rebrand, Uber’s ‘yoga babble’ earnings call, and Friend of Pivot Andrew Ross Sorkin calls Instagram the 'Super App'02/11/2020
    41:58
  5. 5.
    Tech meltdown in Iowa, Sheryl Sandberg’s engagement (Kara and Scott debate), One Medical and US healthcare disruption and a Tesla prediction02/07/2020
    49:19
  6. 6.
    IBM leadership shuffle, Amazon earnings, plus "Friend of Pivot” Jon Lovett pops in from Iowa to talk Trump’s inevitable ad operation02/04/2020
    42:50
  7. 7.
    US budget deficit will hit $1-trillion; AAPL, MSFT, GOOGL, AMZN, FB earnings breakdown; and Britain sides with China on Huawei01/31/2020
    49:03
  8. 8.
    Kara’s back in action; a listener question on WeWork’s impact on co-working companies, and a pop culture quiz01/28/2020
    40:34
  1. 9.
    Bezos vs. the world, retail in India and Scott’s earnings predictions01/24/2020
    46:37
  2. 10.
    Trillion dollar companies and tax season; how the “Black List” shapes Hollywood’s big business… and is podcasting coming for radio dollars?01/21/2020
    43:01
  3. 11.
    Gloves off over privacy, from Apple to Microsoft to Grindr. PLUS Scott's big 2020 bets. 01/17/2020
    44:58
  4. 12.
    Will Casper go public? How will Softbank’s latest fail affect Asia? And how will Sundar Pichai move Google forward?01/14/2020
    39:50
  5. 13.
    Social networks' minimum effort to be less toxic, Listener Mail from Australia, and fails at CES01/10/2020
    44:35
  6. 14.
    Trump vs. Iran on Twitter, more on HQ2 incentives, and 'mandatory happiness'01/07/2020
    31:04
  7. 15.
    California is regulating consumer data privacy, the gig economy revisited, and Tesla’s big stock spike.01/03/2020
    51:16
  8. 16.
    "Friends of Pivot" breakdown the big stories of the decade12/27/2019
    51:45
  9. 17.
    Impeachment… it happened, Peter Thiel’s influence at Facebook, and prediction: “FedEx gets acquired"12/20/2019
    45:40
  10. 18.
    What’s up with the China/US trade deal, why haven’t “smart guns” popularized, and who is going to stream the NFL?12/17/2019
    43:52
  11. 19.
    Netflix Golden Globe noms, bipartisan agreement on encryption, and Amazon's plan for fashion12/13/2019
    50:41
  12. 20.
    A letter to Twitter, Uber's data transparency, and Away proves startup culture is rough12/10/2019
    47:38
  13. 21.
    CEO’s are out (literally), France's "digital service tax” is in, and 'innovator privilege’12/06/2019
    42:32
  14. 22.
    Dorsey moves to Africa and streaming platforms trump movie theaters12/03/2019
    35:22
  15. 23.
    London gives Uber the boot, the billionaire's 2020 strategy, and streaming wars continue 11/29/2019
    43:58
  16. 24.
    Trump lies about Apple, HBOMax fumbles its brand, Juul gets sued11/22/2019
    50:57
  17. 25.
    Big Tech wants to be your wallet and your healthcare provider. What could go wrong?11/15/2019
    45:15
  18. 26.
    Twitter and the Saudis, Facebook’s 'Switcharoo', and the 2020 digital ads race11/08/2019
    45:39
  19. 27.
    Twitter will stop running political ads ... your move, Facebook11/01/2019
    41:30
  20. 28.
    The screw-up-billionaire, quantum computers, and the skewering of Zuckerberg10/25/2019
    40:47
  21. 29.
    Mark Zuckerberg the free speech jester, and Marc Benioff the class traitor10/23/2019
    57:58
  22. 30.
    LIVE at the Podcast Upfronts in NYC!10/18/2019
    38:02
  23. 31.
    Going after venture capital culture and the unicorn industrial complex10/11/2019
    41:41
  24. 32.
    Mark Zuckerberg’s leaky staff and the silver lining to WeWork’s downfall10/04/2019
    46:01
  25. 33.
    LIVE from Toronto, Kara and Scott go international!09/27/2019
    57:26
  26. 34.
    Uber is 'disruptive and drunk', weWork is 'just drunk', and Pivot turns 1!09/20/2019
    46:41
  27. 35.
    'I love Amazon. Let's break it up' 09/18/2019
    27:15
  28. 36.
    LIVE! From the Lesbians Who Tech Summit09/13/2019
    56:22
  29. 37.
    Is Uber super f*cked? Let’s ask “Super Pumped” author Mike Isaac09/06/2019
    42:40
  30. 38.
    Peloton “sells happiness” and bedbugs take over Twitter08/30/2019
    44:40
  31. 39.
    DoorDash is still stealing tips. And is Tesla for sale?08/23/2019
    41:09
  32. 40.
    LIVE! From NYC it's Kara and Scott08/21/2019
    1:10:14
  33. 41.
    Sharks, WeWork & Tumblr's tumble from grace08/16/2019
    48:41
  34. 42.
    Hate on 8chan and why Scott's not quitting Equinox08/09/2019
    37:24
  35. 43.
    Facebook wants to read your mind. What could possibly go wrong?08/02/2019
    31:31
  36. 44.
    The Mueller hearing, Facebook's fine, and revisiting The Case of Al Franken07/26/2019
    41:32
  37. 45.
    Peter Thiel is Pennywise, Trump's racist tweets, and Kara meets the Yang Gang07/19/2019
    32:23
  38. 46.
    Epstein's Out, Rapinoe's In, Plus a Social Media-Less Summit07/12/2019
    32:06
  39. 47.
    Fish and Chips and Biden and Harris and Reddit and Twitter07/05/2019
    41:18
  40. 48.
    TikTok, Time's Up on Facebook's Content Moderation Sites06/28/2019
    30:15
  41. 49.
    Facebook's New Money and Slack's New Valuation06/21/2019
    34:37
  42. 50.
    Pivot LIVE! From the 2019 Code Conference06/14/2019
    38:12
  43. 51.
    Pivot LIVE! From the 2019 Code Conference06/14/2019
    38:12
  44. 52.
    The FTC and DOJ are Stayin' Alive, and YouTube backtracks on bigotry06/07/2019
    33:09
  45. 53.
    Deepfake takedowns, white supremacy on Twitter, and the companies boycotting anti-abortion states05/31/2019
    36:37
  46. 54.
    Medium's "Shampoo Effect," and Tesla, coming undone? 05/24/2019
    38:21
  47. 55.
    Alabama's big fail, Uber's disastrous IPO, and the Facebook breakup debate05/17/2019
    38:44
  48. 56.
    Chris Hughes' Case Against Facebook, Strikes on IPO Week, GoT vs Avengers 05/10/2019
    35:00
  49. 57.
    Facebook's privacy fakeout, WeWork's reckless IPO, and Reagan the welfare queen05/03/2019
    35:26
  50. 58.
    The FTC & the "Algebra of Deterrence"04/26/2019
    31:48
  51. 59.
    Uber's IPO and, more importantly, Game of Thrones04/19/2019
    40:51
  52. 60.
    Mr. Zuckerberg goes to Washington ... again04/12/2019
    36:48
  53. 61.
    "It's not a meritocracy, it's a mirror-tocracy"04/05/2019
    34:32
  54. 62.
    Will the rising tide of ride sharing Lyft all boats?03/29/2019
    34:42
  55. 63.
    Does social media cause terrorism?03/22/2019
    29:32
  56. 64.
    LIVE! From SXSW it's Kara and Scott03/15/2019
    49:44
  57. 65.
    Facebook says it’s all about privacy now. OK, sure.03/08/2019
    34:38
  58. 66.
    News flash: Facebook’s contractors are people03/01/2019
    41:29
  59. 67.
    DC is old news. “The universe revolves around Silicon Valley”02/22/2019
    38:02
  60. 68.
    Hot Take: Amazon HQ2 breaks up with NYC 02/15/2019
    9:49
  61. 69.
    Is this the year big tech gets regulated? (Probably not.)02/15/2019
    31:08
  62. 70.
    Hot Take: Scott Galloway on Bezos vs. AMI [BOOM!]02/08/2019
    4:52
  63. 71.
    Happy(ish) birthday, Facebook.02/08/2019
    38:30
  64. 72.
    Cook vs. Zuckerberg vs. consumer privacy02/01/2019
    33:43
  65. 73.
    MAGA teens, Fyre Fest and Twitter wars01/25/2019
    37:55
  66. 74.
    "Woke" is the 2019 business strategy01/18/2019
    39:32
  67. 75.
    Tech addiction and how it might be ruining Gen Z01/11/2019
    35:46
  68. 76.
    Why the “Fakakta Shutdown” is slowing tech regulation even further01/04/2019
    43:59
  69. 77.
    2018's biggest stories and 2019 predictions12/28/2018
    33:07
  70. 78.
    Facebook’s latest scandal and the "tyranny of technology"12/21/2018
    28:29
  71. 79.
    Google doesn't make iPhones, and other things Congress learned this week12/14/2018
    31:29
  72. 80.
    The U.K. piles on Facebook12/07/2018
    32:13
  73. 81.
    Microsoft is more valuable than Apple again. Why?11/30/2018
    35:40
  74. 82.
    It's time for Facebook's board to step up11/23/2018
    26:57
  75. 83.
    Facebook's dirty tricks11/16/2018
    37:19
  76. 84.
    Amazon’s HQ2 was a con, not a contest11/09/2018
    26:50
  77. 85.
    Sexual harassment at Google, nasty YouTube comments and Beto O'Rourke11/02/2018
    35:09
  78. 86.
    Tim Cook’s 'data industrial complex,' Uber’s IPO and Saudi money10/26/2018
    28:39
  79. 87.
    Saudi money, Facebook’s fib and Amazon HQ210/19/2018
    23:05
  80. 88.
    Google's data breach, Facebook Portal, and Taylor Swift10/12/2018
    32:28
  81. 89.
    Facebook's data breach, Elon vs. SEC and the Kavanaugh hearings10/05/2018
    24:39
  82. 90.
    Instagram co-founders, "tech bias" and why Amazon will buy Snapchat09/28/2018
    25:30

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