Track Changes

What happens when software eats the world? Industry veterans Paul Ford and Rich Ziade chat with their friends about technology, design, and business from a distinctly East Coast point of view. Decades of experience inform their no-BS, quick-witted patter about what digital transformation really means. Created by Postlight, the digital product studio they co-founded in New York City

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 200 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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Brightcove, Big City—talking video with David Mendels


Our all-video future: this week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade talk to David Mendels, the CEO of the video-hosting platform Brightcove. They discuss video’s rise and current dominance on the web, esports, “snackable video,” Rich’s relationship with...


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 2016-09-13  39m
 
 

Who’s Gonna Drive You Home—Talking Self-Driving Cars


What does our self-driving future look like? This week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade cover, in Rich’s words, “Bluetooth headsets, my mother, and self-driving cars.” They start with a discussion on the shortcomings of video-conferencing systems; segue...


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 2016-09-06  34m
 
 

Rational Geographic—Map Chat with Aaron Straup Cope


The history and the future of geotagging: this week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade talk to Aaron Straup Cope, a programmer who works with maps and geographical datasets. The conversation covers his time as one of Flickr’s earliest employees, data...


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 2016-08-30  43m
 
 

Julia Pimsleur—Found in Translation


Helping women build million-dollar businesses: this week Paul and Rich talk to Julia Pimsleur, founder of the Little Pim foreign language-learning series and author of Million Dollar Women: The Essential Guide for Female Entrepreneurs Who Want to Go...


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 2016-08-23  45m
 
 

This Is Haughey Do It


The evolution of MetaFilter: this week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade talk to Matt Haughey, the founder of MetaFilter, the collection of sites and communities that Paul describes as “one of the real success stories of the web.” The conversation covers...


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 2016-08-16  44m
 
 

Elizabeth Spiers is Multi-dimensional


From digital journalism to virtual reality: this week, Paul Ford and Rich Ziade talk to Elizabeth Spiers, whom Paul describes as “both a human being and essentially a human media platform.” (Elizabeth scales the description back a bit with...


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 2016-08-09  46m
 
 

Event Verizon


Verizon just bought Yahoo, but what exactly did they get? This week, Paul Ford and Rich Ziade discuss the acquisition of the beleaguered Yahoo, and mull over the long games of companies like Verizon, Google, Facebook, and Apple. They also consider the...


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 2016-08-02  28m
 
 

The DNA of NDAs


Do we need so many NDAs? This week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade discuss the proliferation of the non-disclosure agreement in the tech world and beyond, and hammer out what’s really necessary in a business contract. They talk about verbal NDAs and...


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 2016-07-26  34m
 
 

Karen McGrane—Content and discontent


How does a content strategist see the web? This week Paul Ford and Rich Ziade talk to Karen McGrane, a user-experience expert who writes books, gives speeches, leads workshops, and takes on a variety of web projects with her agency Bond Art + Science....


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 2016-07-19  44m
 
 

Mayer Lemons—a chat about Yahoo’s recent acquisitions


Marissa Mayer’s Yahoo acquisitions: this week Paul and Rich start the discussion with a recent Gizmodo article about the fate of all 53 companies Yahoo has purchased under Mayer’s leadership. Topics covered include acqui-hires, managing up vs...


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 2016-07-12  31m