Twitter's Kayvon Beykpour on product features Twitter is prioritizing
58:05 | Oct 15th, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
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Really impressed with Kayvon and how he talks about the different aspects of building product. Made me more bullish on Twitter than I had be...Show More
Casey Newton on the secret life of Facebook moderators
34:39 | Feb 26th, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
In “The Trauma Floor,” The Verge’s Casey Newton uncovered the horrendous working conditions for contract Facebook moderators. On this week’s Vergecast, he and editor-in-chief Nilay Patel discuss how h...Show More
Shocking reporting about what Facebook moderators do behind-the-scenes. We (or rather Facebook) need to value these people more for keeping ...Show More
How a TikTok ban would affect the influencer economy
55:21 | Aug 11thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks with New York Times reporter Taylor Lorenz about what actually happens to TikTok users, creators, and the influencer economy if a ban on the app was implemented...Show More
Luminary and the podcast wars to come, with Nick Quah and Ashley Carman
48:02 | Apr 30th, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
The Podcast Wars are coming. After Luminary’s troubled launch, The Verge’s Nilay Patel and Ashley Carman sit-down with podcast expert Nick Quah of Hot Pod to discuss if Luminary or anyone could be “th...Show More
Is podcasting the technology or community? What is the future of the "open podcasting" ecosystem? How do you solve the problem of being able...Show More
Tech antitrust hearing: the important moments and what comes next
1:09:44 | Jul 31stMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Nilay, Makena, Adi, and Casey discuss the important moments from Congress' antitrust hearing with Apple’s Tim Cook, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, and Google’s Sundar Pichai.
How Amazon's dominance is more visible during a pandemic
58:34 | Apr 28thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel interviews co-director of the Institute for Local Self Reliance Stacy Mitchell about her critique of Amazon's power in America's marketplace.
As Amazon becomes more e...Show More
Stacy Mitchell is so smart! Love that she’s able to clearly articulate a case against Amazon.
The toxic work environment at Away
50:41 | Dec 17th, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks Verge news reporter Zoe Schiffer about the concerning work conditions at luggage startup Away and the details from the Verge investigation.
Great chat with journalist who broke the Away story. Lots of behind-the-scenes chat about how they got the story, the process, the pushback ...Show More
Inside Bill Gates' brain with Davis Guggenheim
35:16 | Oct 1st, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
This week on our Vergecast interview series, editor-in-chief of The Verge Nilay Patel chats with filmmaker Davis Guggenheim on his new documentary “Inside Bill’s Brain: Decoding Bill Gates” on Netflix...Show More
This was an interesting conversation with the filmmaker of “Inside Bill Gates’ Brain” film, which compels me to watch it. Interesting tidbit...Show More