Decoder with Nilay Patel

Decoder is a show from The Verge about big ideas — and other problems. Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks to a diverse cast of innovators and policymakers at the frontiers of business and technology to reveal how they’re navigating an ever-changing landscape, what keeps them up at night, and what it all means for our shared future.


John Carreyrou’s final chapter on the Theranos scandal

Nilay Patel talks to John Carreyrou about his reporting on Theranos from his Wall Street Journal articles that broke the scandal in 2015 to his podcast covering the trial of Elizabeth Holmes today.


Bad Blood: The Final Chapter

Theranos’ greatest invention was Elizabeth Holmes

Elizabeth Holmes is on trial for fraud over her time at Theranos

Apple Podcasts launches in-app subscriptions

Hot startup Theranos has struggled with its blood-test technology

*Tesla’s Autopilot was engaged when Model 3 crashed into truck, report states


Uber halts self-driving tests after pedestrian killed in Arizona


Elizabeth Holmes “was in charge” of Theranos, says Gen. Mattis


Theranos reaches settlement with investor Partner Fund Management



Decoder is a production of The Verge, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network. Today’s episode was produced by Creighton DeSimone, Alexander Charles Adams, and Andrew Marino. And we are edited by Callie Wright. Our music is by Breakmaster Cylinder. 

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 2021-09-28  1h2m