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
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
Local news is dying. John Thornton wants to sav...
Can his American Journalism Project help?
43 min
Spotify, The Ringer and the future of podcasts
Everything you need to know about the Spotify and The Ringer acquisition.
19 min
How Netflix is changing The Oscars
Breaking down the 92nd Academy Awards
46 min
Why Ben Smith is leaving BuzzFeed for the New Y...
Ben Smith gives details on his new position at NYT.
32 min
BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti reboots his business...
Jonah Peretti gives details on his company's current marketing and content strategy.
27 min
NBC’s Peacock enters the Streaming Wars
Why NBC thinks their back catalog will win over their fans with Peacock.
21 min
Anna Wiener on disillusionment with startup cul...
Details on her new memoir, Uncanny Valley, and more.
60 min
How The Safdie Bros. landed Adam Sandler for Un...
Josh & Benny Safdie on the process of making their latest movie.
31 min
Adam Davidson on how to thrive in this economy
Adam Davidson on Planet Money, consumerism, and his new book.
61 min
Streaming wars! (Don’t call them streaming wars...
A look back at this year in media.
41 min
Eat up! Food talk with The Infatuation’s Chris ...
Reviewing the year in food.
83 min
Vice Media CEO Nancy Dubuc on the internet, TV ...
Vice's plan to dominate media.
29 min