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
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
How Tara Reade told her story
And why her story is resurfacing now
39 min
Michael Jordan's Last Dance, with director Jaso...
Unpacking ESPN’s 10 part docs-series on Michael Jordan and the 1998 Chicago Bulls.
31 min
The man behind The Office brings you the future...
And why Instagram is the new concert.
47 min
Matthew Ball on how the pandemic will remake TV...
Tracing Covid-19's impact on the entertainment industry.
54 min
How the Atlantic is thriving in the pandemic
Inside the news room.
41 min
Jeffrey Katzenberg's $1.75 billion bet on Quibi
Will it pay off?
65 min
TikTok, Facebook and podcasts respond to the pa...
How the different platforms are reshaping themselves in response to Coronavirus.
49 min
Making people laugh during a pandemic, with Jon...
How the two plan on performing comedy from home during these times.
64 min
How social media works - and doesn’t — during t...
Stratechery’s Ben Thompson, Lightshed’s Rich Greenfield, and Crisis Text Line’s Bob Filbin weigh in
50 min
Why the Coronavirus canceled the NBA, with ESPN...
What happens to the rest of the season?
57 min
How streaming changed comedy with Vulture’s Jes...
How the internet changed the comedy landscape.
58 min
ViacomCBS gets into the streaming wars, too. So...
CNBC’s Alex Sherman explains how the newly merged TV company will compete with Netflix, Apple and everyone else
27 min
Food52’s surprising success story, with co-fou...
How the Food52 co-founders took 10 years to become an "over-night" success.
50 min