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.

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How Slack changed Apple’s employee culture, with Zoë Schiffer

Nilay Patel talks to reporter Zoë Schiffer about Apple's changing culture


 2021-09-07  1h6m

Everything you need to know about the global chip shortage

Harvard professor Willy Shih explains the existential problem affecting cars, phones, computers, and why it's so hard to buy a PS5


 2021-08-31  1h6m

The quirks and features of YouTube car reviews with Doug DeMuro

Nilay Patel talks with Doug DeMuro, who reviews cars on YouTube for almost 10 years. Nilay and Doug talk about the economics of YouTube, how Doug feels about the platform, and about the new company he co-founded called Cars and Bids.


 2021-08-24  1h18m

Meet the self-driving brains working with Ford and Volkswagen

Nilay Patel sits down with Argo AI CEO Bryan Salesky talks about realistic timelines for automated cars, the ‘promise’ of 5G, and new self-driving Lyfts.


 2021-08-17  1h6m

Here’s why Apple’s new child safety features are so controversial

Nilay Patel is joined by Riana Pfefferkorn and Jennifer King to talk about Apple's new child safety features. Riana and Jen are both researchers at Stanford and between the two of them have expertise in encryption policies and consumer privacy issues. Guest Bio: Riana Pfefferkorn: Jennifer King: Links: Apple reveals new efforts to fight child abuse imagery: https://www.theverge...


 2021-08-10  1h1m

YouTube's Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan on the algorithm, monetization, and future for creators

On today’s episode I’m talking with Neal Mohan, the chief product officer at YouTube. And there’s a lot to talk about – YouTube is announcing a $100 million fund to begin paying creators who use YouTube Shorts, which is its competitor to TikTok. YouTube remains the default video hosting platform for the entire internet, in a way can feel almost invisible, like it’s a utility, like water, or electricity...


 2021-08-03  1h17m

Chuck Todd on why Meet the Press can’t survive on just one platform

This week Nilay Patel talks to Chuck Todd, the political director at NBC News and moderator of Meet The Press, the longest running television show in the country. Seriously: Meet the Press started in 1946, and Chuck is only the 12th moderator the show’s ever had. As streaming upends television, he’s expanding Meet The Press from a single weekly show where Chuck interviews politicians to an entire roster of formats...


 2021-07-27  51m

How Blackstone became the darling of grill TikTok with CEO Roger Dahle

Nilay Patel talks to Bklackstone CEO Roger Dahle about how his griddle took over TikTok and all the ways he markets his products


 2021-07-20  1h8m

Can Polestar design a new kind of car company?

Nilay Patel talks with Thomas Ingenlath, CEO of Polestar, a new car company with close family ties to Volvo.


 2021-07-13  57m

Land of the Giants: Delivery Wars

Land of the Giants is a podcast that explores how the biggest tech companies rose to power, and what they're doing with that power.


 2021-07-06  34m