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a16z Podcast

a16z Podcast

388 Episodes By Andreessen Horowitz a16z.simplecast.com
The a16z Podcast discusses tech and culture trends, news, and the future – especially as ‘software eats the world’. It features industry experts, business leaders, and other interesting thinkers and voices from around the world. This podcast is produced by Andreessen Horowitz (aka “a16z”), a Silicon ...more
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Fraying Wires: The Decentralization of the Electric Grid
The electric grid needs an update. In this explainer... more
Feb 15 2024 42m
Understanding the Electricity Grid
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Fixing Higher Education & New Startup Opportunities with Marc and Ben
"The Ben & Marc Show" features a16z's co-founders Be... more
Feb 8 2024 1h 59m
Rising Tuition Costs and Job Prospects
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Read Write Own: A new era
with @cdixon @rhhackettWelcome to the web3 with a16z... more
Feb 2 2024 1h 19m
Complex Nuances in Dogecoin and Cryptocurrency
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The What, Who, and When with IPOs
In 2022 and 2023, US IPOs hit decade lows after the ... more
Jan 29 2024 34m
Understanding the IPO Process and Goals
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Jobs of the Future
In a world where technology is moving at an unpreced... more
Jan 24 2024 40m
Generative AI in Company Applications
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Introducing Raising Health: Fireside Chat with Sean Duffy
Big news from a16z: Bio Eats World, our sibling show... more
Jan 18 2024 34m
Healthcare Entrepreneurs
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Crisis in Higher Ed & Why Universities Still Matter with Marc & Ben
In this one-on-one conversation, Marc and Ben tackle... more
Jan 14 2024 1h 48m
Student Loan Crisis and Rising Tuition
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Drones, Data, and Deterrence: Technology's Role in Public Safety
Flock is a public safety technology platform that op... more
Jan 10 2024 35m
Technology's Impact on Crime Resolution
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DNA's Potential to Store the World's Data
Nature’s blueprint – DNA – is an incredibly efficien... more
Jan 5 2024 21m
DNA as Data Storage and Computing
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Best of 2023: From AI to Healthcare to Housing
As we close off 2023, we wanted to revisit some of o... more
Dec 31 2023 1h
AI's Role in Redefining Design
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The Future of Longevity with Tony Robbins
Welcome to “The Ben & Marc Show”, featuring a16z’s c... more
Dec 26 2023 1h 21m
Challenges With Institutional Science Funding
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2024 Big Ideas: Developer Influence, Maritime Upgrades, and New Video Intelligence
A new age of maritime exploration, the rise of the d... more
Dec 22 2023 47m
Buyer Influence on Financial Services
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Text to Video: The Next Leap in AI Generation
General Partner Anjney Midha explores the cutting-ed... more
Dec 20 2023 32m
Infrastructure Challenges and Innovation
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2024 Big Ideas: Voice-First Apps, AI Moats, Never-Ending Games, and Anime Takes Off
Voice-First Apps, AI Moats, Never-Ending Games, and ... more
Dec 15 2023 1h
Open Source's Impact on Company Building
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Safety in Numbers: Keeping AI Open
Arthur Mensch is the co-founder of Mistral and the c... more
Dec 11 2023 34m
Regulating Open Source Models for Safety
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2024 Big Ideas: Miracle Drugs, Programmable Medicine, and AI Interpretability
Smart energy grids. Voice-first companion apps. Prog... more
Dec 8 2023 1h 5m
Drug Access Policy
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The Quest for AGI: Q*, Self-Play, and Synthetic Data
One topic at the center of the AI universe this week... more
Dec 4 2023 26m
The Relevance of Model-Free Reinforcement Learning
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Financial Freedom, Company Building, More with David Marcus
with @davidmarcus @smc90This wide-ranging conversati... more
Nov 28 2023 48m
Customers and the Importance of Lightning
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When Business is Battle: Inside the Boardrooms of the CEOs that Survived the Storm
Taking a company from idea to household name is alwa... more
Nov 20 2023 51m
Generative AI in Travel Industry
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The Worlds She Sees with Godmother of AI, Fei-Fei Li
Fei-Fei Li, PhD,  Professor in the Computer Science ... more
Nov 13 2023 28m
Policy and Investment in AI Research
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From Sims to Sapiens: Crafting Reality with Code
Is it possible to construct a virtual society that a... more
Nov 6 2023 39m
Exploring the Potential of Foundation Models
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Fintech Fuels Global Payments
Software crosses borders effortlessly. The globaliza... more
Oct 30 2023 39m
The Changing Landscape of Global Payments
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The Techno-Optimist Manifesto with Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz
Subscribe to The Ben & Marc Show on Apple Podcasts: ... more
Oct 25 2023 1h 7m
Controlling Technology After Its Release
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A New Era of VR: From the Court to the Classroom
As VR technology inches forward, completely new expe... more
Oct 13 2023 33m
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When Will AI Hit the Enterprise? Ben Horowitz and Ali Ghodsi Discuss
Today’s episode continues our coverage from a16z’s r... more
Oct 6 2023 25m
Techniques for Specialized AI Models
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