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Welcome to the Priv8 podcast hosted by Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy, technology, and freedom in the digital age.

Welcome to the Priv8 podcast hosted by Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy, technology, and freedom in the digital age.

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United States

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Welcome to the Priv8 podcast hosted by Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy, technology, and freedom in the digital age.

Language:

English


Episodes

Future of Web3 and the Battle for Data Sovereignty with Greg Osuri

6/9/2021
What is the future of Web3? Host Derek E. Silva joins Greg Osuri, Founder and CEO of Akash Network, the open-source, decentralized cloud. They take a deep dive into the future impact of AI, overcoming the challenges of distributed networks, and the battle for data sovereignty.

Duration:00:45:46

How Technology Affects Criminal Justice and Human Rights with Rebecca Wexler

6/2/2021
How does technology affect our democracy and government? Host Derek E. Silva joins Rebecca Wexler, Professor of Law at UC Berkeley. They take a deep dive into the criminal justice system, the power imbalance caused by predictive technologies, and human rights in the digital age.

Duration:01:14:16

Human Rights and Building the Internet for Everyone with Dragana Kaurin

5/26/2021
What happens when we design with equity in mind? Derek E. Silva joins Dragana Kaurin, a human rights researcher and Founder of The Localization Lab, an organization fighting for equal access to information. A deep dive into building the Internet for everyone, and the privacy issues surrounding digital identity.

Duration:01:05:40

The Creator Economy and the Future of Programmable Money with Avichal Garg

5/19/2021
Listen to a new episode of Priv8 Podcast! Derek E. Silva joins Avichal Garg, Co-founder, and Partner at Electric Capital, an early-stage venture firm. A great conversation on the rise of the creator economy, privacy-first technologies, and the future of programmable money.

Duration:00:50:59

Taiwan's Digital Democracy and How They Hacked the Pandemic with Audrey Tang

5/12/2021
This week we feature a special episode from Priv8's digital privacy summit with The New York Times’ Kara Swisher. She joins Taiwan's Digital Minister Audrey Tang to discuss lessons learned from Taiwan's unique response to the pandemic that successfully protected the population while preserving privacy and democracy.

Duration:00:30:49

Surveillance Capitalism and Why Online Privacy Matters with Edward Snowden

5/5/2021
“Don't stay safe, stay free." This week we feature a special episode: Edward Snowden’s talk from the Priv8 digital privacy summit. He shares his thoughts on the rise of surveillance capitalism, why online privacy matters, and how to fix a broken Internet.

Duration:00:59:40

New Priv8 Podcast with Derek E. Silva

4/21/2021
We are excited to share that Follow the White Rabbit is now the Priv8 Podcast with host Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy and technology. Join us this May for our first episode featuring Edward Snowden's talk from the Priv8 digital privacy summit!

Duration:00:03:13

Future of Bitcoin and Banking Privacy with Bill Barhydt

4/14/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with serial entrepreneur Bill Barhydt, Founder, and CEO of Abra, the digital cash peer-to-peer money transfer network available in over 150 countries. We take a deep dive into the future of banking, how to protect your financial privacy with Bitcoin, and why fungibility is key for crypto.

Duration:00:44:03

Blockchain Privacy and Transparency with Emin Gün Sirer

4/7/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with Emin Gün Sirer, Founder and CEO of Ava Labs, the team behind the Avalanche blockchain platform. A leader in peer-to-peer systems, he shares his thoughts on how to build trust, transparency, and privacy with decentralizing technologies.

Duration:00:42:13

Web 3.0 and the Evolution of Privacy with Tor Bair

3/31/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Tor Bair, Founder of the Secret Foundation, an organization that supports the adoption of open-source privacy technologies. A great conversation on the effects of Web3 in a digital world, why blockchain is the blueprint for a new economy, and the evolution of privacy.

Duration:00:46:15

Crypto Privacy and the Defi Revolution with Aibek Esengulov

3/24/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Aibek Esengulov, Founder of Horizontal Systems, the developers of the privacy-focused wallet, Unstoppable. We take a deep dive into the DEFI revolution, investing without borders, and the rise of digital collectibles.

Duration:00:42:38

Confidential Computing and the Future of Security with Marvin Tong

3/17/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with Marvin Tong, co-founder, and CEO of Phala Network. We take a deep dive into how companies can leverage big data, the role of confidential computing, and how Phala is bringing on-chain privacy to the Polkadot ecosystem.

Duration:00:37:45

Climate Change and How to Help Save the Environment with Gregory Landua

3/10/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with Gregory Landua, co-founder of Regen Network, a global marketplace that aligns economics with ecology. We take a deep dive into how we can reverse climate change, become carbon neutral, and collaborate better with each other.

Duration:00:41:30

New Privacy Rules and Why Bitcoin is a Social Network with Miko Matsumura

3/3/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Miko Matsumura, co-founder of crypto exchange Evercoin and General Partner with Gumi Ventures, an investment fund focused on early stage blockchain startups. He shares his thoughts on the impact of open source on human rights, why Bitcoin is a social network, and the emergence of ICOs.

Duration:00:40:12

Data Privacy and the Open Source Dilemma with David Henkel-Wallace

2/24/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with David “Gumby” Henkel-Wallace, partner at Rodin AI, who founded the first open source company Cygnus that Red Hat acquired in 1999 to become a global powerhouse. The tech pioneer shares his thoughts on the democratization of encryption, how open source has become weaponized, and the future impact it has on data privacy.

Duration:00:43:32

Privacy and the Dark Side of Hacking with Lance Vick

2/17/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with Lance Vick, Senior Security Engineer at Polychain Capital. We take a deep dive into the dark side of hacking, how we can avoid the next SolarWinds attack, and the difference between privacy and anonymity.

Duration:00:41:43

Cyberbullying and How to Protect Yourself Online with Leigh Honeywell

2/10/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Leigh Honeywell, Founder & CEO of Tall Poppy, which builds tools and services to help companies protect their employees from online harassment and abuse. We take a deep dive into the rise of cyberbullying, promoting psychological safety in the workplace, and how to defend yourself from online trolls.

Duration:00:38:28

Data Privacy and the Social Media Echo Chamber with Joe Toscano

2/3/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Joe Toscano, featured in the hit documentary “The Social Dilemma” and co-founder and CIO of BEACON. We take a deep dive into redesigning the online consumer experience, how to break out of the social media echo chamber, and the data privacy reckoning on the horizon.

Duration:00:45:50

Internet Safety and the Rise of the Dark Web with John Redgrave

1/27/2021
We go down the rabbit hole with Co-founder and CEO John Redgrave of Sentropy Technologies to keep users and brands safe from online abuse. We take a deep dive into content moderation challenges, how to build trust in digital communities, and the rise of the dark web.

Duration:00:47:23

Why Privacy and Crypto is Key to Economic Freedom with Nathan Wilcox

1/20/2021
Go down the rabbit hole with Nathan Wilcox, CTO of Electric Coin Company, the inventors of Zcash, empowering people with economic freedom. We take a deep dive into the next wave of defi, why privacy is key to crypto adoption and the benefits & risks of decentralization.

Duration:00:43:45