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Decoder with Nilay Patel

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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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4.2 out of 5 stars from 3.7k ratings
  • Interesting CEO perspectives

    The VW and Sonos interviews are interesting from the perpective of the tech challenges facing their businesses, namely the transition to EVs and the protection of intellectual property

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia3 months ago
  • Great Podcast but…

    Nilay is a great host, he does a superb job interviewing people. Decoder has some of of the most interesting people in the tech and business worlds on regularly. Im excited to see who they have an each week. Having said that, it’s evident that this show is heavily influenced by liberal ideology. I question if Nilay truly believes in some of the principles he advocates for on the show. I have a feeling that the people writing his checks are influencing that aspect of the show. That’s why I only g... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • Great podcast

    Nilay’s great passion for the industry makes every episode really interesting, and gives a profound cross section of the tech industry

    Apple Podcasts
    Italy3 months ago
  • The best view of the tech world & beyond.

    This is a must listen podcast . Very insightful topics , always brimming with interesting conversations and people . With Nilay as the host , the podcast has evolved in both depth and breath in its series . Very appreciate of everyone involved in putting amazing content out there . Many thanks - Vinay 🇬🇧

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdom5 months ago
  • Top Tier Podcasting

    Ultra-thoughtful. Impossibly interesting. Smart, but not stuffy. Nilay is an inspiration.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States5 months ago

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