The Webby Podcast
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The Webby Podcast is a weekly program celebrating the people and phenomena that make the Internet awesome. Hosted by Webby Awards Executive Director David-Michel Davies, the show features conversations with Internet innovators and experts, tips from The Webbys team, and more.
||CleanS2 EP 12: Brit Morin, Founder and CEO, Brit & Co.||Brit Morin started her career as a full-time employee at Apple after graduating college in two years. Today, she heads multimedia company Brit & Co., helping women tap into their creativity.||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 11: Martha Lane Fox, Founder & Executive Chair, Doteveryone||Co-founder of Lastminute.com, Martha Lane Fox conquered one of the digital era's most daunting challenges: convincing customers to purchase goods online. Today, she's combating pressing tech issues like algorithmic bias with her non-profit Do...||1/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 10: Van Jones, CNN Political Commentator||CNN Political Commentator Van Jones has traveled across the U.S. to bridge political divides between the "left" and "right." He joins us to discuss his book "Beyond The Messy Truth," and how we can move past social media e...||1/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 9: Nick Bilton, Special Correspondent, Vanity Fair||Vanity Fair Special Correspondent and critically-acclaimed journalist Nick Bilton joins us to discuss his latest book about the manhunt for the founder of Silk Road, his nuanced reporting on Silicon Valley's leaders, his thoughts on automation, an...||12/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 8: Rob Perkins and Lydia Daniller, Founders of OMGYes||Lydia Daniller and Rob Perkins are de-stigmatizing women's sexuality with OMGYes, their research-driven, interactive website on the science of women's pleasure. They join us to discuss how the site was created, the Internet's power to ed...||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 7: Aaron Koblin, Co-Founder and CTO, WITHIN||Our guest is Co-Founder and CTO of WITHIN, Aaron Koblin. He sat down with our host David-Michel Davies to dive into the power of immersive storytelling, his past projects, and how he is shaping the future of storytelling through art and technology.||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 6: Jane Metcalfe, Founder of Neo.Life||Tech pioneer and co-founder of WIRED Magazine, Jane Metcalfe sits down to discuss the boom of the neobiological revolution, biotech's potential to code a healthier future for the next generation, and rising concerns surrounding the safety of genom...||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 5: Internet Archive||Since 1996, Internet Archive has pursued one goal: to create the world's second Library of Alexandria - this time, digitally. Brewster Kahle, Alexis Rossi, and Tracey Jacquith of Internet Archive sit down to discuss all that goes into meeting thei...||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 4: Jim Halloran, Chief Digital Officer, GLAAD||Chief Digital Officer of GLAAD Jim Halloran discusses combating homophobia in the digital era, his work with tech companies to create equitable platforms for vulnerable communities, and how skewed AI algorithms endanger LGBTQ individuals.||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 3: Thomas Kail, Director of Hamilton||Thomas Kail is the Tony Award-winning Director of Hamilton, the theatrical sensation that continues to break the Internet, and box office websites. He discusses Hamilton's creation process, how its digital content inspires new theatre-goers, and m...||11/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 2: Jalak Jobanputra, Founder & Managing Partner of FuturePerfect Ventures||Jalak Jobanputra, Founder/Managing Partner of FuturePerfect Ventures has pioneered venture capital, from exploring blockchain to investing in tech IPOs. We discuss venture capital, blockchain technology, and future possibilities of data exchange||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 EP 1: Lawrence Lessig, Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School||We kick off Season Two with Lawrence Lessig, a Webby Lifetime Achievement Winner, political activist, and Harvard Law School professor of Law and Leadership. We discuss technology's impact on politics, his fight to reform the Electoral College, an...||10/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBONUS: Season Two Launches Next Week||Season Two of the Webby Podcast drops on October 24th! Get ready for a season of amazing guests, from Webby Winners, to award-winning directors, to crusaders for a democratic Internet, and more. Subscribe to us and stay tuned.||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBONUS EP: Louis Rossetto, Co-founder of WIRED||We’ve been hard at work recording Season 2 of the Webby Podcast, but we’re sending out this episode a little early. Webby Lifetime Achievement Winner and WIRED magazine co-founder Louis Rossetto has launched a Kickstarter campaign for his new book..||9/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBONUS: Season One Is a Wrap||Thanks for listening to Season One of the Webby Podcast, where we’re telling the stories of the Internet in more than 5-word speeches. We’re breaking for summer and will be back in September with a new round of interviews with Webby winners, judges,||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Tavi Gevinson, Editor-in-Chief of Rookie Magazine||She achieved fame as a fashion blogger, launched a magazine, and started an acting career—all before her 21st birthday. Writer, actress, and Editor-in-Chief of Rookie magazine Tavi Gevinson is a powerful voice for teens online: We talk about how she b||6/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Bob Bland & Cassady Fendlay, The Women’s March||On January 21, 2017, nearly 5 million people marched for women’s rights all over the globe as part of the Women’s March. And it all started with a Facebook post. We sat down with Women’s March National Co-Chair Bob Bland and Communications Directo||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: Laurie Segall, Senior Tech Correspondent, CNN||In her video series “Mostly Human,” CNN senior tech correspondent Laurie Segall explores the darker side of tech—everything from leaving behind bots of ourselves after we die to Silicon Valley’s impact on mental health and more. We dive into tho||6/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Ben Smith, Editor-in-Chief of BuzzFeed||BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith talks about journalism in the age of social media and Trump, the infamous Russia dossier, and his 5-Word Speech at the 21st Annual Webbys: "No, you are fake news." Follow us everywhere @ TheWebbyAwards and ...||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Reshma Saujani, Founder of Girls Who Code||In 1984, 37 percent of all computer science graduates were women. Today, that number has dropped to just 18 percent. Why? We talk to Girls Who Code Founder and CEO Reshma Saujani about how best to close the gender gap in tech. Follow us everywhere @ T.||5/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBONUS: The Webby Awards Show Is TONIGHT!||The 21st Annual Webby Awards, hosted by Joel McHale, is TONIGHT! Catch all the red carpet and behind-the-scenes action on our 360 Facebook Live cameras. Follow along everywhere @ TheWebbyAwards and with #Webbys. And be sure to watch the entire show Tue.||5/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Stephen Dubner, Freakonomics||Stephen Dubner joins us to revisit the Webby-winning Freakonomics podcast episode “Is the Internet Being Ruined?”. We also discuss the Freakonomics approach to question asking, dig into what it was like to suddenly become a New York Times best-selli||5/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Rajesh Anandan, ULTRA Testing & UNICEF Ventures||What's it like to start a tech company where 75 percent of the workforce is on the autism spectrum? Rajesh Anandan walks us through how neurodiversity is a competitive advantage in business. Follow us everywhere @ TheWebbyAwards and keep up with ...||5/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: 21st Annual Podcast Winners Roundup||The winners for the 21st Annual Webby Awards are announced today! We listen to and discuss some of our favorite winners from this year including Missing Richard Simmons (2:37), Still Processing (9:35), How to Be a Girl (16:05), The Bill Simmons Podcast.||4/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Anand Varma, National Geographic Photographer||What’s life like as a photographer for National Geographic Magazine? Hear how photographer Anand Varma’s years-long honeybee story led him from his own backyard bee hives to capturing never-before-seen footage of honeybee development - Visit webbyaw||4/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Piera Gelardi, Co-Founder & ECD of Refinery29||Founded in 2005, back when Destiny's Child was still a thing, Refinery29 is now one of the most-visited style, beauty, and lifestyle publications on the Internet. Co-Founder & Executive Creative Director, Piera Gelardi, talks about how Refine...||4/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Carter Cleveland, Founder & CEO of Artsy||David-Michel sits down with Carter Cleveland, the Founder and CEO of Artsy, to discuss how discovering, buying, and selling artwork has been transformed by the Internet. Follow us everywhere @ TheWebbyAwards and keep up with David-Michel @ dmdlikes P.||4/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Alex Blumberg & Matt Lieber, Founders of Gimlet Media (LIVE)||We sit down with the founders of Gimlet Media to discuss building a podcast network, producing branded shows, working with Tinder, and the future of digital audio. ***This episode was recorded live at Gizmodo in NYC*** Follow us everywhere @ TheWebb.||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Nancy Lublin, Founder & CEO of Crisis Text Line||We chat with the founder of Crisis Text Line and former DoSomething.org CEO, Nancy Lublin. David-Michel and Nancy talk about mental health, AI, machine learning, and how to put all this data to good use. Follow us everywhere @ TheWebbyAwards and keep .||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean00: Vint Cerf, Internet Co-Inventor||In our pilot episode of The Webby Podcast, Webby Awards Executive Director David-Michel Davies sits down with the Co-Inventor of the Internet and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google, Vint Cerf. They talk about the early days of computing, Al Gore, and.||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
This is great! I'm excited to listen to more of these interviews. So many cool people have won Webbys over the years.
Love it - more please
Really good interviews and fascinating info! Dig the music too. Nice. Great new podcast.
Very interesting, informational conversations. Can't wait for the next one.