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.
||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, a||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 bu.||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 Director||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 those||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-selling||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 webbyawar||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.