a16z Podcast: So You Want to Launch a Newsletter: Tips From Writers

https://a16z.simplecast.com/episodes/substack-writers-wGdX5CRs This episode, part one in a two-part series on the Creator Economy, explores the process and economics behind creating an independent newsletter. In this candid conversation, host Lauren Murrow talks with four Substack writers—an artist, a technologist, a journalist, and a clinical researcher-turned-psychedelics scholar—about how to find and foster an audience, the calculus behind going paid […]

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a16z Podcast: Podcasting and the Future of Audio

https://a16z.simplecast.com/episodes/podcasting-audio-trends-ecosystem-future-5OvJFfje Episode Notes This podcast (first recorded in 2019, now being rerun) — is a podcast about podcasting: But it’s really all about audio. A lot’s changed… and a lot hasn’t.  How do we define “podcasts”; how does the feeds ecosystem currently work; what content and entertainment experiments might change how people not just consume, […]

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Podcast Ecosystem : Fun Facts

When I started working on a hackathon project to publish the Splunk .conf videos from our conf.splunk.com site into a podcast form, I learned a lot that I didn’t know.  This learning through hands on work has led me to contributing software code to an open source project call AntennaPod.  I will write more later […]

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Scott Stowell On “Design Matters”

I have listened to every episodes of Design Matters with Debbie Millman.  One of the episodes I bookmarked is the one with Scott Stowell.  I really enjoy hearing from people in different fields than the high tech industry in which I work. Scott talked about how as a small child, he learned the craft of […]

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Head of Open Source at Facebook Interviewed on Changelog Podcast

This is worth listening to learn about how Facebook thinks about software and expecially how they are trying to push software developer forward for the entire industry.  React and React Native are being called out as very successful open source projects from Facebook.   Cassandra has also been a huge winner.   The interesting take […]

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