Introducing our new podcast, 16 Minutes, a short news podcast where we cover the top headlines of the week, the a16z podcast way — why are these topics in the news; what’s real, what’s hype from our vantage point; and what are our experts’ quick takes on these trends?
This is the first episode of the show, and this week we cover the below topics with the following experts:
- Neuralink’s recent news/ event/ whitepaper and the trend of brain-computer interfaces — with a16z bio general partner Vijay Pande
- TikTok video influencers and AI-driven media and commerce — with general partner, consumer, Connie Chan
- FaceApp and privacy beyond national security — with operating partner, security, Joel de la Garza
- iHeart Radio and direct listings — with operating partner, corporate development, Jamie McGurk
…hosted by Sonal Chokshi.
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