Featured Episodes

Textiles as Tech, Science, Math, Culture, or Civilization

Virginia Postrel and Sonal Chokshi

AI, WebRTC, Crypto, and Full Stack Startups

Elad Gil, Sep Kamvar, and Chris Dixon

Feedback Loops — Company Culture, Change, and DevOps

Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble, and Sonal Chokshi

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Mining the Data for Cobalt

Kurt House, John Thompson, Hanne Winarsky, and Connie Chan

Applying AI in B2B

Peter Lauten, Oleg Rogynskyy, and Das Rush

More from Less: The Environment, Capitalism, and Technology

Andrew McAfee, Marc Andreessen, and Sonal Chokshi

Blockchains, crypto, & web3: Connections, models, more

Tim Roughgarden, Chris Dixon, Sonal Chokshi, and Ali Yahya

Crypto, an Oral Essay

Arianna Simpson, Zoran Basich, Jesse Walden, Chris Dixon, Linda Xie, Ali Yahya, Alex Pruden, Scott Kupor, Sonal Chokshi, Eddy Lazzarin, and Dan Boneh

Stories of Startup Survival Mode

Jason Rosenthal, Ben Horowitz, and Sonal Chokshi

Innovating While Scaling: Lessons from Amazon

Sonal Chokshi, Colin Bryar, and Bill Carr

When Gross Margins Matter

Amelia Salyers, Martin Casado, Sarah Wang, and David George

The Founder to Investor Journey

David Ulevitch, and Joel Beasley

Inside Apple Software Design

Ken Kocienda, and Frank Chen

Tesla and the Nature of Disruption

Benedict Evans, and Steven Sinofsky

Designing a Culture of Reinvention

Ben Horowitz, and Reed Hastings

The Basics of Growth Marketing: Engagement & Retention

Andrew Chen, Jeff Jordan, and Sonal Chokshi

The Basics of Growth Marketing: User Acquisition

Sonal Chokshi, Andrew Chen, and Jeff Jordan

The Great Data Debate

Michelle Ufford, Martin Casado, Tristan Handy, Bob Muglia, and George Fraser

Principles for Work and Life

Ray Dalio, Sonal Chokshi, and Alex Rampell

How the Internet Happened

Brian McCullough, and Chris Dixon

Technologies & Threads Through the Fabric of Our Lives

Sonal Chokshi, and Virginia Postrel

Innovating and Deciding, for Companies and People

Annie Duke, Jeff Jordan, and Sonal Chokshi

Geo-engineering and the Power of Narrative

Ross Andersen, Hanne Winarsky, and Sonal Chokshi

M&A, Before and After: What Founders Need to Know

Martin Casado, Blake Kim, and Zoran Basich

How 'Hyperscalers' are Innovating — and Competing — in the Data Center

Martin Casado, Nick McKeown, and Zoran Basich

Kickstarting Network Effects

Andrew Chen, Alexis Ohanian, Paul Davison, and Das Rush

NFTs, Explained

Sonal Chokshi, Linda Xie, and Jesse Walden

Play-to-Earn Gaming and How Work is Evolving in Web3

Jeffrey Zirlin, Gabby Dizon, Arianna Simpson, and Zoran Basich

On container ships, supply chains, and the physical world

Ryan Petersen, and Sonal Chokshi

Crypto Security and the New Web3 Mindsets for Users

Zoran Basich, and Eddy Lazzarin

Cloud Wars and Company Wars: Play Nice But Win

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Uncontrolled Spread: Science, Policy, Institutions, Infrastructure

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Systems Leadership for Disruptors and Incumbents

Robert Siegel, Jeff Jordan, Jeffrey Immelt, and Sonal Chokshi

NFT Use Cases, Today and Tomorrow

Devin Finzer, and Katie Haun

Man, Mosquito, Malaria Vaccine

Rajeev Venkayya, Sonal Chokshi, and Jorge Conde

Crypto, an Oral Essay

Linda Xie, Chris Dixon, Jesse Walden, Scott Kupor, Dan Boneh, Alex Pruden, Ali Yahya, Eddy Lazzarin, Zoran Basich, Arianna Simpson, and Sonal Chokshi

On Monetizing Community with Patreon Cofounder Sam Yam

Li Jin, Sam Yam, and Lauren Murrow

The Creator Economy: NFTs and Beyond

Jesse Walden, Kevin Chou, and Chris Dixon

All about NFTs

Sonal Chokshi, Jesse Walden, and Linda Xie

The Next Wave of Marketplace Startups

D'Arcy Coolican, Sriram Krishnan, Jeff Jordan, Lauren Murrow, and Connie Chan

The Third Vaccine, and Vaccine Choice

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Companies & Culture: What You Do Is Who You Are

Sonal Chokshi, and Ben Horowitz

Boss Talk with Ben Horowitz

Ben Horowitz, and Ali Ghodsi

All About Ransomware

Das Rush, Tom Hofmann, and Joel de la Garza

One on One with Marc and Ben

Marc Andreessen, and Ben Horowitz

Amazon Narratives: Memos, Working Backwards from Release, More

Bill Carr, Sonal Chokshi, and Colin Bryar

Anatomy of the SolarWinds Hack: Who What Where When How

Sonal Chokshi, Steven Adair, and Joel de la Garza

Psychedelics: Striking a Balance Between Benefits and Side Effects

Lauren Richardson, and David Olson

Developers as Creatives

David Ulevitch, and Sonal Chokshi

Section 230: Everything You Need to Know -- Tweets, Free Speech, Beyond

Sonal Chokshi, and Mike Masnick

Baumol's Cost Disease, in Healthcare... and Where We Go Next

Marc Andreessen, and Vijay Pande

Words of 2020! (and Metaphors, and Interfaces of the Year)

Gretchen McCulloch, and Sonal Chokshi

The Machine That Made the Vaccine: Company, Platform, Innovation

Hanne Winarsky, and Jorge Conde

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