Recode Media with Peter Kafka

What happens when media, entertainment, and technology collide? Peter Kafka, one of the media industry's most acclaimed reporters, talks to business titans, journalists, comedians and podcasters to get their take. Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.

Tech News
Film Interviews
Congress comes for big tech; Axios thrives in t...
Details on the new Congressional report on antitrust, and how Axios has been reporting on the current presidency.
62 min
Is big media bouncing back from the pandemic?
How the industry has adapted in the past several months.
45 min
Politico editor Carrie Budoff Brown on the cha...
And the steps her team is taking to cover the upcoming election.
41 min
QAnon Explained with NBC's Ben Collins
How the pro-Trump conspiracy grew and its effect on the current political climate.
47 min
Ben Thompson explains TikTok, Trump and China
Unpacking the Tik Tok acquisition
22 min
Morning Brew CEO Alex Lieberman is building a m...
31 min
Baratunde Thurston wants to teach us how to be ...
And how he uses comedy to fight for social and racial injustice.
39 min
NYT’s James Poniewozik on the virtual conventio...
Their thoughts on the recent DNC and RNC, and Trump's relation to the media.
52 min
Why Desus & Mero are pandemic-proof
How they went from Twitter to podcasts to actual TV
44 min
NYT CEO Mark Thompson on subscriptions, platfor...
How the New York Times evolved during his eight years of leadership.
54 min
Kurt Andersen on the “Evil Geniuses” that got A...
And how we can clean it up.
45 min
Sports are back! But for how long?
How baseball and basketball are coming back during the pandemic.
54 min
Why your favorite writers are taking their tale...
And how the newsletter service is changing the future of the media industry.
40 min
Hank Green on everything YouTube, Tik Tok, podc...
The life and times of a content creator
49 min
How to run a newspaper in Hong Kong: South Chin...
And how he plans to operate it under China's new national security law.
37 min
Why Fox bet $450 million on Tubi and free strea...
And how it fits in with the likes of Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime.
34 min
How Netflix became a streaming giant
A look inside Netflix’s culture — and inside our new podcast series.
26 min
W. Kamau Bell wants to help you understand racism
And why this moment is different.
43 min
Wondery CEO Hernan Lopez wants to make the Marv...
Plus, the rise and fall of HQ Trivia with The Ringer's Alyssa Bereznak
56 min
Conferences were a great business — before the ...
With CEOs of Web Summit and Skift, Paddy Cosgrave and Rafat Ali
67 min
Twitter, Trump, Facebook and George Floyd with ...
How social media platforms are handling this moment.
46 min
HBO Max is here!
WarnerMedia Chairman Bob Greenblatt on entering the streaming wars
33 min
Meet the man who made Netflix’s most popular movie
Extraction, starring Chris Hemsworth
38 min
Joe Rogan takes his podcast to Spotify
Breaking down the exclusive deal.
15 min
It’s Twitch’s Time: Talking live streaming with...
One job that hasn’t changed in the pandemic: Playing video games at home for a living. Plus: A tour of Twitch, the live streaming platform that’s having a moment.
51 min