By Alice Lloyd George
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Flux is a podcast about the pioneers building companies at the frontier of technology. This series of interviews goes beyond the soundbites, allowing some of the most interesting players in technology to share their insider expertise and explain the challenges they face in building the future. Hosted by Alice Lloyd George.
||Clean18: Austin Woolridge—Where Playas Play||Austin Woolridge is the co-founder and CEO of Players Lounge, a site that allows casual gamers to compete against each other and win money in games like FIFA, Fortnight, Madden, NBA 2K, MLB, NHL, and Call of Duty. In this episode we get into...||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: Dean Kamen—The Myth of Eureka||Dean Kamen is an engineer, businessman and inventor who holds over 400 patents. He is the man behind the Segway as well as the first wearable infusion pump. Through his R&D company DEKA he has continued to deliver one innovation after the other,...||12/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: Keller Rinaudo—Building the Sky Ambulance||Keller Rinaudo is the CEO of Zipline, a company building instant delivery that currently supplies 20% of Rwanda's national blood supply via drone. In this episode, we get into the future of autonomous infrastructure, the importance of government...||12/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: Arthur Hayes — The Wild West of Crypto Futures||Arthur Hayes is the CEO of Hong Kong based BitMEX, one of the first cryptocurrency derivatives exchanges that currently ranks #1 in bitcoin USD futures volume. This episode reveals the thinking of a trader who’s been at the forefront of the...||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Kathleen Breitman — Tezos Unleashed||Kathleen Breitman is the co-founder and CEO of Tezos, a self-amending blockchain platform. In this episode Kathleen reveals how flaws in bitcoin's design inspired Tezos to bake governance mechanisms into the blockchain itself. She discusses...||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Helen Greiner—Robot Queen||Helen Greiner was the co-founder of iRobot, the company behind the Roomba and PackBot, and is now the founder of CyPhy Works, a leading commercial drone company. In this episode of Flux, Helen reveals why timing the market is...||7/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Blake Scholl—Mach II with Your Hair on Fire||Blake Scholl is the founder and CEO of Denver-based Boom, a supersonic jet company. Blake gets into how the Concorde business model was flawed, why it takes an outsider to re-ignite innovation in the industry, and how simulation software has...||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: Bill Doyle—Electric Feels||Bill Doyle is executive chairman of Novocure, an Israeli company using an entirely new method to fight cancer: electric fields. Bill tells the story of the founder of Novocure, his unorthodox approach to problem-solving, and how he was able to...||4/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Natalya Bailey— Propelling the Future||Natalya Bailey is co-founder and CEO of Accion Systems, an MIT spin-out commercializing miniature propulsion systems for satellites that enable them to maneuver in space. Natalya reveals why legacy manufacturers are unable to...||4/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean09: Gary Marcus— Making AI More Human||Gary Marcus, best-selling author and NYU professor, has spent decades studying how children learn and is a known critic of deep learning. Gary was the founder and CEO of Geometric Intelligence, which uses insights from cognitive...||4/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean08: Sophia Dominguez — Building the Search Engine for VR||Sophia Dominguez is co-founder and CEO of SVRF, a company making VR content discoverable. Sophia discusses how consumers are scared of the term "virtual reality", why nausea is critical in search rankings, how Snapchat will help bridge...||3/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean07: Paul Dabrowski — The CRISPR Revolution||Paul Dabrowski is co-founder and CEO of Synthego, a company building a platform of tools for scientists. Paul discusses why CRISPR is much more precise than other gene editing techniques, how China has been pushing ethical boundaries, what it's...||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean06: Balaji Srinivasan— The Third Web is Coming||Balaji Srinivasan is CEO of 21, a company building the machine payable web. Balaji discusses how his software enables you to earn bitcoin for doing tasks on your phone, why ranking inbound email by most recent first is inefficient, how China's...||2/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean05: Peter Platzer— The Weather Wizard||Peter Platzer is co-founder and CEO of Spire, a company building one of the fastest growing satellite constellations. Peter discusses how his tiny satellites will deliver dramatically better weather forecasting, why private companies are getting into...||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean04: Gabi Lewis— Crickets are the New Kale||Gabi Lewis is co-founder of Brooklyn-based Exo, a startup that makes cricket powder protein bars. Gabi talks about ordering 2,000 live crickets to his university housing, what they've learned from sushi's rise in America, and how they're marketing...||2/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean03: Matthew Rendall— Rise of the Robots||Matt Rendall is co-founder and CEO of Clearpath Robotics, a Canadian company automating dull, dirty and dangerous tasks. Clearpath manufactures and operates vehicles for warehouses and distribution centers – they are the self-driving car for indoor...||1/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean02: Philip Rosedale— Hello, Metaverse||Philip Rosedale is the founder and CEO of High Fidelity, a company providing the building blocks for virtual worlds. Phillip discusses how Virtual Reality parallels the early Web, what he learned from building the virtual civilization Second Life,...||1/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean01: Micah Winkelspecht— How the Blockchain Can Fix Healthcare||Micah Winkelspecht, founder and CEO of Gem, on how he fell down the bitcoin rabbit hole, how the crypto community has evolved, why our healthcare system is so dysfunctional, and why blockchain is the best solution.||1/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrailer||Welcome to Flux, a podcast about the people building the future.||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
awesome podcast! definitely going to be on my list of subscriptions. good balanced take on tech and society with future oriented guests. love it!
The Future is Now!
Great podcast! Definitely worth a listen! Seems to focus on very forward looking topics in technology! All this technology is floating around us now and it will all soon become very pivotal in our day-to-day lives. This podcast is an informative and entertaining resource!
I am not a tech-savant and this podcast has broken down so many topics for me in a really fascinating way. It's a must listen.