Business Wars

Wondery

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Netflix vs. HBO. Nike vs. Adidas. Business is war. Sometimes the prize is your wallet, or your attention. Sometimes, it’s just the fun of beating the other guy. The outcome of these battles shapes what we buy and how we live. Business Wars gives you ...Show More
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29:28 | Oct 9th, 2019

It’s November 2013, and Mark Zuckerberg is about to make Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy an offer he thinks they can't refuse. But when Spiegel and Murphy do the unimaginable, it prompts Facebook to com...Show More

mm recommended:

Remember the app “yo”? It makes a hilarious appearance in this docudrama fight between Facebook and Snapchat.

27:24 | Feb 6th, 2018

This is Episode 1 of an 8-part series on the brutal business battle between Netflix and Blockbuster, and later HBO. It all started around 1997, with a guy named Marc Randolph and his mathematician fr...Show More

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27:01 | Jun 19th, 2019

In the 1930s and ’40s the market for electric guitars is growing, but it’s hindered by the instruments’ flawed designs. But a small group of mavericks is rethinking the guitar for the electronic age. ...Show More

danny recommended:

Just found out about this podcast. ❤️ It so far.

22:03 | May 22nd, 2019

It’s spring 2019, and the Mouse House is determined to challenge Netflix for streaming supremacy. Disney CEO Bob Iger draws gasps at an industry event when he announces the new Disney Plus streaming s...Show More

cesarm recommended:

One of the most interesting podcasts by Wondery started by covering this rivalry. Now they just updated it with 2 new episodes.

ARCHIVED: The podcast creator has made this episode no longer available for listening.

25:02 | Mar 4th, 2019

In the 70 and 80s, the founders of Death Row and Bad Boy are just coming of age. In the Los Angeles neighborhood of Compton, a young Dre is spinning records before he even learns to read. Dre desperat...Show More
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