VentureBeat's What to Think Podcast

Categories

general

Archives

2016
July
March
February
January

2015
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2014
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April

October 2014
S M T W T F S
     
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31

Syndication

Aneesh Chopra was the first chief technical officer for the White House and was one of the architects of the federal government's open data initiative, Data.gov. He's now working with Box and with a new startup, Hunch Analytics. We caught up with him to talk about the digitization of health care records, the bumpy rollout of HealthCare.gov, and the future of digital health.

Direct download: What_to_Think_by_VentureBeat__Episode_27.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:24am EST

Steve Jurvetson is a Partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, and currently sits on the boards of SpaceX, Synthetic Genomics, and Tesla Motors. He was the founding VC investor in Hotmail, Interwoven, Kana, and NeoPhotonics.

Also, we tell you what to think about BitTorrent Sync, Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablets, and how Silicon Valley can help fight Ebola.

Direct download: What_to_Think_by_VentureBeat__Episode_26.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:58pm EST

Walter Isaacson is the author of the acclaimed official biography of Steve Jobs, which came out in 2011. He's just published a new book about the history of technology called "The Innovators: How a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution." We talk with him about the book -- and the lessons it has for today's tech innovators.

Plus, we tell you what to think about the terrifying POODLE security leak, Y Combinator's startup school, and a mysterious hipster net-neutrality group.

Direct download: What_to_Think_by_VentureBeat__Episode_25.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:13am EST

John McAfee is the legendary founder of the antivirus software company that bears his name -- and a man who achieved notoriety over the past few years for his party lifestyle, leading to a much-publicized outlaw escape from Belize. We talk to him about surveillance, privacy, and an app called Chadder he's invested in, which promises to give you secure messaging.

Plus, we tell you what to think about Hewlett-Packard's breakup, 76 million hacked accounts at J.P. Morgan, and how Facebook, Google, and Apple are trying to track you across apps and across devices.

Direct download: What_to_Think_by_VentureBeat__Episode_24.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:27am EST

Ben Golub is the CEO of Docker, one of the hottest and buzziest cloud startups around. He joined VentureBeat to explain what Docker is, why it's suddenly so popular, and why open-source is such a lasting strategy for enterprise technology companies.

Plus: News about Microsoft's Windows 10, Silicon Valley legends Sam Altman and Dustin Moscovitz teach a startup class, and why we're not buying the iPhone 6.

Direct download: What_to_Think_by_VentureBeat__Episode_23.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:19am EST

1