Podcasts I listen to on my commute
A couple friends have reached out to me on a list of podcast recommendations that I typically listen to on my commute to work. Most of them tend to cover venture capital, emerging technologies and entrepreneurship. Here it is:
Very good discussions/interviews with key people in bleeding edge technology domains. Recent topics (at time of writing) include gene editing, machine learning and blockchain tech.
This Week in Startups
the most interesting, outrageous & illuminating stories from the world of entrepreneurshipthisweekinstartups.com
jason conducts great interviews with entrepreneurs, partners and sometimes pitches at startup events. I can’t believe I only started listening to this few months ago. Wouldn’t have heard of it if it wasn’t for his Angel book!
One of tech's most prominent journalists, Kara Swisher is known for her insightful reporting and straight-shooting…www.recode.net
Kara Swisher has been known to conduct very interesting tech interviews. Recent topics include more serious issues in tech such as sexual harassment and diminishing jobs due to increased automation in the workplace.
A podcast exploring technology M&A and IPOs, startups & VC, one exit at a time.www.acquired.fm
This was recommended by one of my coworkers. Good topics on recent acquisitions, IPOs and backstories of these companies.
Success! How I Did It
Download past episodes or subscribe to future episodes of Success! How I Did It by Business Insider for free.itunes.apple.com
Has pretty good interviews that cover topics like business operations and entrepreneurship.
Ben and James discuss Disney's recent history, its acquisition of Fox, Netflix's power, and why more and more policy…exponent.fm
Interesting perspectives on how and where certain products/businesses are heading to.
I subscribe and listen to all these via Apple’s podcast app. Feel free to leave more suggestions in the comments section. :)