The Vergecast 168: Really good codeine08/28/15
This week on the podcast, we discuss Apple's upcoming iPhone event, the Ashley Madison hack, and the benefits of prescription cough medicine
The Vergecast 167: bloop bloop
Verge Hack Week. What is it? What does it mean? How will you die on Mars? What Android phone is going to be the one to get this fall? Would you go swimming in a transparent pool in the sky? These are deep questions, none of which have answers. But...
The Vergecast 166: In the desert building balloons
Dieter Bohn is in the center chair today, flanked by Dan Seifert and Russell Brandom, with Sam Sheffer in the Hypeseat. It's an old-school tech episode about Alphabet, Samsung, and a disturbingly long argument around hardware keyboards on smartphones....
The Vergecast 165: A bad pour
Hello, The Vergecast is ready for public consumption! Well, sort of. It's ready, and you're the public, and you can totally consume it via the podcast player of your choice or via YouTube. But that combination of factors, though technically it adds up...
The Vergecast 164: Miss you, Vlad
Greetings, mobile accomplishers! It’s been a big week for phones, so this week The Vergecast is a tech show. Dieter Bohn, Chris Ziegler, Dan Seifert, and Sam Sheffer are on hand to reflect on Motorola’s new phones, Microsoft’s new OS and mobile...
The Vergecast 163: Hype's out for summer
What started as a chill summer situation becomes very heated this week. Nilay, Dieter, Sam, and Special British Guest Tom Warren discuss Windows 10, Apple Music, an alleged new Moto X, and The Beach Boys.
The Vergecast 162: Shoutout to grandmas
There's lots of news this week, so there are lots of guests as well. Nilay and Dieter are joined by Sean O'Kane, Jake Kastrenakes, and Kaitlyn Tiffany to talk about the Pluto flyby, San Diego Comic-Con, Windows 10, Reddit, and further refinement of...
Vergecast 161: Uphill to Pluto both ways
We're back in the Bohn Zone as Dieter is in charge of the proceedings this week. Tom Warren is on hand to catch us up on Microsoft's Nokia woes, and we welcome Vergecast rookies Sean O'Kane and Loren Grush to discuss the future of space. And of...
The Vergecast 160: Worldwide!
Shoutout to music! Shoutout to stars! Shoutout to hearts! This week on The Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, and Emily are joined by Racked's Nicola Fumo in the hype seat to discuss Apple Music, Beats 1 radio, the cultural force that is Magic Mike XXL, and...
The Vergecast 159: Puddle of burn
Welcome to a very special episode of The Vergecast, featuring our new colleagues from Re/code, Walt Mossberg and Lauren Goode. They join Nilay and Sam to take a break from the news this week, and take stock of the state of the union in tech. From...
The Vergecast 158: Hot swap your D-pad
It's a special bicoastal episode of The Vergecast, as Nilay, Dieter, Emily, and Sam are joined remotely by the one and only Casey Newton, live from the E3 convention in Los Angeles. It's been a big show, and there are some big opinions about it on...
The Vergecast 157: Bad Millenial
On this week's show, special guest Nicola Fumo from Racked joins us to talk about Apple. But we couldn't get to Apple right away, because Oculus up and decided to announce a million VR things. So Dieter Bohn had feelings about those VR things. Then...
The Vergecast 156: What do you own?
On this week's show, Nilay Patel has some thoughts on ownership, Dieter Bohn offers some feelings about Google, Adi Robertson makes assertions about Ingress, and Sam Sheffer spends the whole hour downloading illegal ROMs. There's also some talk about...
Bonus: Verge ESP
The Verge has a new podcast about entertainment and science: Verge ESP, hosted by Emily Yoshida and Liz Lopatto. This is the first episode of that show. If you like what you hear, be sure to subscribe on iTunes, via RSS, or just search your podcast...
The Vergecast 155: Spoken like a true snake person
This week we have a special Google I/O edition of the Vergecast, guest hosted by Ross Miller, Emily Yoshida, Dan Seifert, and Sam Sheffer. They discuss the announcements out of the keynote, including Now on Tap, Photos, Android M, Cardboard, and the...
The Vergecast 154: Lumber guitar licks
The music industry is (and has been) undergoing significant changes. Join Nilay Patel, Micah Singleton, Emily Yoshida, and Sam Sheffer as they discuss Spotify’s expansion, Sony Music’s no-to-secret contract with Spotify, Apple’s upcoming music...
The Vergecast 153: Air Bud 6
Nilay Patel is fired up about media aquisions, Dieter Bohn is delirious, Sam Sheffer is hyped beyond belief, Russell Brandom is on the Facebook beat, and Josh Dzieza is on hand to report on the rat takeover. What a time to be alive. Join us, won't...
The Vergecast 152: Why is Offline So Hard
How do you augment reality? With music? With the Microsoft HoloLens? With insane superhero Avengers mythology? Yes, yes, and yes. All those topics and more in this week's podcast.
The Vergecast 151: Helmets Are the Future
It's been an action-packed week in tech, and we're here to keep the adrenaline pumping. Micah Singleton and TC Sottek join Nilay Patel and Sam Sheffer to reflect on daily life with Apple Watch, the leather backed LG G4, the future of HoloLens, and...
The Vergecast 150: Comcast, Time Warner, Google Fi, and...
It may sound as if this episode of The Vergecast were recorded from within the aisles a Party City, but no; it's just our enthusiastic celebration of our sesquicentennial episode. Join us as we combine all the classic ingredients of a successful...
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