Tech and Biz Buffet

The Tech and Biz Buffet channel contains relevant podcast episodes on technology and business. Look for selections from great podcasts like a16z, Startup, Planet Money, Marketplace, and How I Built This.

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    Tech and Biz Buffet

    Oct 22 2018

  • Soundcheck / Matthew Dear's Sticky and Decadent Electro-Thump

    The composer, singer, and tinkerer, Matthew Dear, is a DJ, dance-music producer, experimental pop artist, and bandleader. He keeps four music-making aliases and has released five albums and two dozen EPs, along with multiple commissioned remixes. On this latest record, Bunny, his weird, wild, gothic, body-shaking, bouncy electronica seems sinister, yet soft; a mix of charming villain and heroic basement nerd. Matthew Dear displays his enhanced baritone as he performs some of this new music, in-s...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast Network / Dose of Ether #8: Leveling Up

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian for another episode of Dose of Ether. We discuss Embark as an alternative to Truffle, courses to improve your Solidity skills, the Mastering Ethereum book, Peepeth subsidizing txs for its users, Parity Signer 2.0, and we think over why Bitcoin isn't banned everywhere.

  • You Need A Budget (YNAB) / The Subscription Scourge

    Subscriptions, subscriptions, subscriptions. Sign up for a free 34-day trial of YNAB at

  • TechStuff / AI Gone Rude

    Science fiction authors have thoroughly explored what could happen if we implement artificial intelligence irresponsibly. But they didn't predict that Microsoft would have to rein in a rogue, foul-mouthed chatbot.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit

  • Developer Tea / How to Argue Better

    In today's episode, we're going to talk about a couple of strategies to get your ego out of the way so you can argue better. Get in touch If you have questions about today's episode, want to start a conversation about today's topic or just want to let us know if you found this episode valuable I encourage you to join the conversation or start your own on our community platform 🧡 Leave a Review If you're enjoying the show and want to support the content ...more

  • The Amazing Seller Podcast / TAS 584: Weird NICHE Get’s 500k Monthly Visitors and Making 6 Figure Income

    What does it take to monetize a blog and get an ecommerce business off the ground and running? Do you have to be a jack of all trades or do you just need to niche down and go from there? On this episode of The Amazing Seller, you’ll hear from Scott as he sits down with his friend, Cassidy Tuttle. In her conversation with Scott, Cassidy opens up about how she started her blog, what led her to write her ebook, how she expanded her brand, lessons she learned along the way, and much more! Don’t miss...more

  • Kickass News / Julian Castro Is Always Looking Ahead

    Julian Castro graduated high school a year early, won election to city council while he was still in law school, and became San Antonio's youngest mayor at age 27, before eventually serving as President Obama's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and making Hillary Clinton's short-list for VP in 2016.  He talks about his family's American dream including the remarkable story of how his Grandmother fled the violence of the Mexican Civil War for America and the values that his political act...more

  • The Twenty Minute VC: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch / 20VC: Scalar Capital's Linda Xjie on Who Will Win The Smart Contract War, The Future of Exchanges: Centralised or Decentralised & The Pros and Cons of Differing Privacy Coins

    Linda Xie is a Co-Founder & Managing Director @ Scalar Capital, one of the leading crypto asset funds to have been born over the last few years with Linda becoming one of the most prominent figures in the space. Prior to co-founding Scalar, Linda was a product manager at Coinbase where she worked with regulators and law enforcement. Before Coinbase, she was a portfolio risk analyst at AIG. If that was not enough, Linda is also an advisor to 0x, the critical infrastructure layer in the emerging f...more

  • MacMost - Mac, iPhone and iPad How-To Videos / Creating Animated Drawings In Pages For iOS (MacMost #1770)

    View in HD at . A new feature in Pages 4.2 for iOS is the ability to add drawings that can then be animated by playing back the motions that created the illustration. The result is an animation that works in Pages for iOS or Mac.

  • Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher / 'Will & Grace' co-star Sean Hayes

    Actor and producer Sean Hayes talks with Recode's Kara Swisher in this live interview recorded at the Boomtown Brewery in Los Angeles.In this episode: (02:38) Hayes' background in music and dinner theater; (10:22) Moving to Los Angeles and doing commercials; (13:04) Acting on "Will & Grace"; (17:24) Ending the show and becoming a producer; (25:15) How the internet has changed producing; (33:05) The return of "Will & Grace"; (40:47) What will happen to the characters on "Will & Grace?...more

  • Hollywood Babble-On / 335: October 19, 2018

    Recorded LIVE at Bella Concert Hall in Calgary, AB on Friday, 10/19/2018.

  • The Bad Crypto Podcast - Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum, Altcoins, Fintech and Cryptocurrency for Newbies / The History of Money with Mark Moss

    We’ve come a long way from bartering with cowry shells, but the reasons we use money have not changed. It’s all about exchanging something for something else we perceive to be of value. However, we didn’t just hop from cowry shells to Bitcoin. And today we welcome financial analyst Mark Moss to the show to discuss the history of money. We’re not experts, but we know how to interview people who are. And let’s face it, that’s why people listen to us. It’s...more

  • Brakeing Down Security Podcast / 2018-037-iWatch save man's life, Alexa detects your mood, and post-derby discussion

    Health & Tech? (774 results for “health” on hackaday)   (def don’t need to talk about, but still funny AF) Privacy implications? Microsoft healthcare initiative - https://enterprise.micr...more

  • The Tech Guy (MP3) / Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1534

    It's Pokemon Go Community Day, how to avoid scams while making money online, what to do with a frozen iPhone X, best security cameras to buy, inexpensive PCs that will run Fortnite, how to do web design as a side business, whether to get an Intel or AMD processor for a custom built computer, Chris Marquardt reviews the "hat" photo assignment, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at For deta...more

  • Giant Bombcast / We're Sorry: Ten Years of The Giant Bombcast

    This year the Giant Bombcast turned 10. To celebrate, we got ourselves the gift of a special bonus episode. We asked fans to submit their favorite Bombcast memories, and we've compiled some of them, in addition to behind-the-scenes stories and anecdotes,

  • BrainStuff / Why Did People Once Rob Graves for Science?

    In the United Kingdom in the 1800s, anatomists wanted to study real bodies, but laws and cultural stigma made bodies hard to come by. Learn how the shocking Burke & Hare murder trials changed that in this episode of BrainStuff.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit

  • Ctrl Alt Delete / #154 Katherine Ormerod (Part One): Is Social Media Ruining Your Life? (Recorded Live At Waterstones)

    Katherine Ormerod is a journalist, influencer and author. She has worked as a journalist for over a decade, starting her career as a fashion assistant at Sunday Times Style, moving to Grazia to become Senior Fashion News & Features Editor then on to Glamour where she was Fashion Features Editor at Large. Prior to her career, she graduated with a MA(Hons) in History from the University of Edinburgh and went on to get a Master's in Fashion History & Theory from the London College of Fashio...more

  • The Information's 411 / The Information's 411 — IPO or Cannabust

    Juro talks about how apps with smaller audiences could reshape the social media landscape in China. Nick talks about PAX Labs and its plans to make the public markets comfortable with its business of selling cannabis vaping devices.

  • The Indie Hackers Podcast / #072 – Building a High-Growth Startup in an Emerging Market with Shola Akinlade of Paystack

    Shola Akinlade (@Shollsman) knew that the online payments process in Nigeria was broken, and that he was in the perfect position to help fix it. However, numerous challenges stood in his way, including broken financial infrastructure, unreliable internet, and users that had little experience making online payments. Learn how Shola overcame the odds to build and grow Paystack — Stripe for Africa — to over 17,000 merchants processing over $20M per month.Transcript, speaker information, and more: h...more

  • The Vergecast / 327: Pixel 3 review, the new Palm phone, and Google antitrust violations

    This week on The Vergecast, Nilay, Paul, and Dieter dissect the Pixel 3, tackling its new features, improved screen, and infamous notch. Then, Nilay covers the latest in antitrust news coming off the heels of the European Commission fining Google $5 billion for “illegally tying” Chrome and search apps to Android. Of course, Dieter also talks about the surprising response to Palm, a tiny phone that’s made to be less distracting than your smartphone. There’s plenty more in between — like Liz Lopat...more