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

    Apr 21 2019

  • Internet History Podcast / 194. The History of the ISP Industry With Sonic's Dane Jasper

    Today we continue my efforts to preserve the history of the ISP industry. Today it feels like the Internet is simply all around us all the time, but there are amazing entrepreneurial stories about how that crucial infrastructure was laid. Today we talk to Sonic founder Dane Jasper, who can not only give us the history of the industry, but the present day as well, as Sonic is still a thriving and important independent ISP.

  • 60-Second Science / 4/20 Traffic Accidents Claim Curbed

    A deeper data dive calls into question a 2018 study that found a spike in fatal traffic accidents apparently related to marijuana consumption on this date.  

  • Today in iOS - The Unofficial iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch Podcast / Tii 0480 - iOS 12.3 Beta 2

    Tii 0480 - iOS 12.3 Beta 2 Give us a call - 206-666-6364 Send us an email -   Links Mentioned in this Episode: Today's Sponsor - - Promo Code = today Today's Sponsor - - Promo Code = tii Qualcomm-Apple settled out of court Everything new in iOS 12.3 beta 2 Apple Releases Beta 2 of watchOS 5.2.1 Apple Releases Second Beta of tvOS 12.3 Apple Card's fine print: 7 things you should know How Apple Thrived in a Season of Tech Scandals An Apple iPhone...more

  • The Joe Rogan Experience / #1283 - Russell Brand

    Russell Brand is an English comedian, actor, radio host, author, and activist. His new book “Mentors” is available now, and his podcast called “Under The Skin” is available on Luminary.

  • Data Skeptic / Sentiment Analysis

    This is an interview with Ellen Loeshelle, Director of Product Management at Clarabridge.  We primarily discuss sentiment analysis.

  • Channel 33 / Noah Centineo Tweet or Rom-Com Dialogue | Tea Time

    Coachella Weekend 1 gave us some good celebrity PDA and weird sponsored content (1:16). Jason Momoa broke up with his beard to save the environment (15:42). Noah Centineo's second Netflix rom-com premiered this week, and it seems like they took some of the dialogue straight from his Twitter feed (20:27). And Dax Shepard has a weird relationship with Jell-O (25:56).Hosts: Kate Halliwell, Amelia Wedemeyer, and Liz Kelly

  • BrainStuff / What Did NASA's Twin Study Find?

    NASA has been following intercellular changes in the bodies of an astronaut and his Earth-faring twin. The results are in! Learn what they found, and what further research is needed, in this episode of BrainStuff.  Learn more about your ad-choices at

  • The Information's 411 / The Information's 411 — Diversity and Capital

    Chris joins to talk about the latest release of our venture capital diversity index. Matt breaks down what user information Lyft employees and contractors can access. Cory talks about Airbnb's technical challenges ahead of its IPO.

  • Core Intuition / Episode 369: Little Steps In The Right Direction

    Daniel and Manton react to a 9to5Mac article detailing purported changes coming in iOS 13. They weigh the significance of multi-window support on the iPad, and what it means for Marzipan and the future of the Mac. Daniel anticipates using his unopened Amazon Echo, getting the two off on a discussion about Siri’s continuing shortcomings, and whether WWDC will bring any major new updates to the technology. Download Audio (MP3, 42 minutes)...more

  • TED Talks Daily / How hip-hop helps us understand science | Danielle N. Lee

    In the early 1990s, a scandal rocked evolutionary biology: scientists discovered that songbirds -- once thought to be strictly monogamous -- engaged in what's politely called "extra-pair copulation." In this unforgettable biology lesson on animal infidelity, TED Fellow Danielle N. Lee shows how she uses hip-hop to teach science, leading the crowd in an updated version of Naughty by Nature's hit "O.P.P."

  • The Bitcoin Podcast Network / Crypto Until Infinity #39: Mainstream Adoption is Picking Up

    In episode 39 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on PewDiePie bringing his 90+ million YouTube subscribers to a blockchain video platform, Coinbase teaming up with Visa for a crypto debit card, exchanges delisting Bitcoin SV, and a new Canadian stablecoin on the way. Get your Until Infinity stickers on the official DJsNeverEndingsStory website. Music from this episode is a chill mix of songs from the NeverEnding Dreams Spotify...more

  • The Giant Beastcast / The Giant Beastcast: Episode 204

    We're here and we're talking the three B's of gaming: Books, Bread, and the Blaystation 5. We also discuss Dreams, Ghost Giant, Mortal Kombat 11, and so much more!

  • Exponent / Episode 169 — Family-Friendly Disney

    Ben and James discuss Disney’s recent announcements on streaming and what it says about not just TV but strategy broadly in the Internet era. Links Ben Thompson: Disney and the Future of TV — Stratechery Ben Thompson: Disney and the Value of the Consumer Relationship, Disney’s Consolidation of Hulu, Comcast and AT&T — Stratechery Daily Update Disney CEO Bob Iger Unveils Details on Disney+ Streaming Service — CNBC Ben Thompson: Airbnb and the Internet Revolution — Stratechery Hosts B...more

  • The Startup Chat with Steli and Hiten / 406: Mistakes Startup Founders Make When Asking for Advice

    Today on The Startup Chat, Steli and Hiten talk about mistakes people make when they ask for advice. Asking for advice can be a tricky thing. Often times, when asking someone is struggling with something, that person might not know exactly how to ask for it. Other times, that person might not be seeking new ideas but is rather looking for validation or an affirmation of a choice they’ve already made. In today’s episode of the show, Steli and Hiten talk about some common mistakes people...more

  • TechStuff / TechStuff Classic: TechStuff Goes on Autopilot

    Who invented autopilot? How can autopilot maintain control of an airplane? What happens if the autopilot system fails? Join Chris and Jonathan as they answer these questions and more in this episode of TechStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at

  • Pivot with Kara Swisher and Scott Galloway / Uber's IPO and, more importantly, Game of Thrones

    Kara and Scott talk about Disney breaking into the content streaming business, the Uber IPO and, yes, Game of Thrones. Facebook actually gets a win this week for bringing on their first African American woman as a board member (but will she hold Zuckerberg to account?). YouTube very failed at getting accurate information on the burning of the Notre Dame cathedral. Prediction: the unicorn-class is the big loser of this year...

  • The Vergecast / Samsung's Galaxy Fold phones are breaking

    The Samsung Galaxy Fold is here — and it’s already breaking. The Verge’s Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller talk first impressions of Samsung’s new phone. Later, they discuss the end of the feud and lawsuits between Apple and Qualcomm and more.

  • The Twenty Minute VC: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch / 20VC: Figma Founder Dylan Field on The Biggest Mistakes Young Founders Most Often Make, How To Go Slow To Go Fast With Venture Dollars & How The Design Process Will Fundamentally Change Over The Next 5-10 Years

    Dylan Field is the Founder & CEO @ Figma, the startup that provides a better way to design, prototype and collaborate, all in the browser. To date, Dylan has raised over $82m in funding from some of the world's best investors including Sequoia, Greylock, Kleiner Perkins, Founders Fund, Index Ventures and more. Prior to changing the world of design with Figma, Dylan held roles at Flipboard, Microsoft and LinkedIn and was part of the renowned Thiel Fellowship. In Today’s Episode You Will Learn: 1....more

  • Developer Tea / Thinking in Bets w/ Annie Duke (part 2)

    In today's episode we talk to Annie Duke about the decisions we make like bets. Annie is a former professional poker player and today she focuses on consulting to help people make better decisions throughout their life. In this part 2 we dig into different way to approach thinking in bets. If you missed part 1 of this episode check it out here: Annie on the Web Website Twitter Get in touch If you have questions about today's episode, want ...more

  • Download This Show - ABC RN / Disney+ and the future of streaming

    Will Disney's proposed streaming service 'Disney +' knock off other players like Netflix? Disney's back catalogue of content from Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and Pixar certainly makes it an intimidating competitor. So will Disney+ knock off some of the less content rich players? Also this week, inside 15 months of fresh hell at Facebook.