This is episode #9 of our news show, 16 Minutes, where we quickly cover recent headlines of the week, the a16z way — why they’re in the news; why they matter from our vantage point in tech — and share our experts’ views on the trends involved.
This week we do a short but deep dive to tease apart the FUD from the facts on all the phone hacks of late (also, arguably, one of the worst years on record for certain device manufacturers) — given the following news:
Finally, how should we think about phone authentication overall when it comes to security, and what can we do to secure ourselves? Our a16z experts — general partner Martin Casado and former chief security officer/ operating partner for security Joel de la Garza — share their thoughts on all this and more with host Sonal Chokshi, in this episode of 16 Minutes.
16 minutes is a short news podcast covering the top headlines of the week, separating what’s real from what’s hype.