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Product Hunt Radio

Product Hunt Radio is a weekly podcast with the people creating and shaping the future of tech and culture. Tune in every week with Ryan Hoover as he’s joined by founders, investors, journalists, and makers to discuss the latest in tech.

Episodes
July 23, 2019 Hustle Culture, Crisis Management, and How To Build Rapport with Alex Konrad
On this episode Abadesi talks to Alex Konrad, Senior Associate Editor at Forbes. He’s one of today’s top tech journalists …
July 16, 2019 How the tech industry can be more compassionate with April Wensel
On this episode Abadesi talks to April Wensel, founder of Compassionate Coding, and one of Aba’s favorite follows on Twitter. …
July 9, 2019 The future of fintech with Chris Hutchins and Jake Gibson
Ryan recently visited Grove HQ in SOMA in San Francisco to chat with two founders who know a ton about …
July 2, 2019 How Reshma Sohoni built a successful VC firm in Europe
On this episode Abadesi sits down with Reshma Sohoni, co-founder and managing partner of Seedcamp. She co-founded the firm in …
June 25, 2019 How Veni Kunche helps underrepresented candidates get into tech
Abadesi talks to Veni Kunche, who is founder and CEO of Code with Veni, a newsletter for women in tech, …
June 18, 2019 Sahil Lavingia on “failing to build a billion-dollar company”
Abadesi talks to Sahil Lavingia, founder and CEO of Gumroad, an online platform that enables creators to sell directly to …
June 11, 2019 How to learn to code with Saron Yitbarek
Abadesi is back to host this episode with Saron Yitbarek, founder and CEO of CodeNewbie and the Codeland conference. Saron …
May 31, 2019 Secrets of Sand Hill Road with a16z's Scott Kupor
Scott Kupor joins Ryan on this episode to talk about his new book, Secrets of Sand Hill Road. Scott is …
May 28, 2019 Lessons from scaling a fast-growing distributed team at Zapier
Ryan and Wade Foster have known each other through the internet for years before recently meeting in person in Mountain …
May 22, 2019 Distributed teams, extreme transparency and buying out your investors
On this episode Ryan is joined by Joel Gascoigne, CEO of Buffer, a simple tool manage all your social media …
May 14, 2019 The future of direct-to-consumer and e-commerce
Web Smith has a long history working in direct-to-consumer and e-commerce. He managed marketing spend for Rogue, a leading sports …
May 7, 2019 Empowering the next generation of makers with no-code tools
AJ is mysterious. He's a maker who goes by his initials only and is the creator of Carrd, an awesome …
April 30, 2019 Danielle Morrill on founder loneliness and the power of fiction
In 2013, Danielle Morrill was just starting up her blog, and writing about startups from a unique, data-driven lens. The …
April 23, 2019 How to think about raising your first venture fund
Lee Jacobs and Brian Balfour join Ryan at AngelList HQ for this week's episode. Back in the day, Lee was …
April 16, 2019 Why staying true to yourself is the best path to growth
Today I'm joined by Everette Taylor, a fellow entrepreneur and community builder that I got to know back when he …
April 9, 2019 Front’s experiment in radical transparency
In today's episode, Ryan interviews Mathilde Collin, CEO of Front. Front is a shared inbox for your team and the …
April 2, 2019 How to tell the story of your startup with Camille Ricketts and Carmel DeAmicis
In today's episode we talk to two expert storytellers in startupland — who also happen to be Ryan's good friends. …
March 26, 2019 Why it's easier than ever to build an app but harder than ever to make it successful
Two active makers in the Product Hunt community join Ryan at AngelList in San Francisco for this week's episode of …
March 19, 2019 The present and future of the entertainment industry with John Shahidi
In this episode Ryan visits Shots Studios HQ in Los Angeles to chat with the company's CEO John Shahidi (aka …
March 12, 2019 The future of education with Lambda School's Austen Allred
On this episode, Abadesi talks to Austen Allred, co-founder and CEO of Lambda School. Lambda School is a pioneer in …
March 5, 2019 Venture Capital 101 with Eric Bahn
On this episode, Ryan sits down with Eric Bahn from Hustle Fund in San Francisco. Hustle Fund invests in what …
Feb. 26, 2019 The present and future of social media with Matt Navarra
On this episode, Abadesi talks to Matt Navarra, a social media consultant from the UK. He is a self-described “Facebook …
Feb. 19, 2019 How crypto will change the world with Linda Xie
On this episode, Abadesi interviews Linda Xie, co-founder of Scalar Capital. Scalar Capital is a San Francisco-based hedge fund specializing …
Feb. 12, 2019 How to build a remote team with Ben Halpern of Dev
Abadesi is back to talk to Ben Halpern, creator, founder, and webmaster of DEV, an online community where developers share …
Feb. 5, 2019 The future of consumer tech, communities and communication with Sarah Tavel and Eric Vishria of Benchmark
On this episode I'm visiting Benchmark Capital, one of the world's most renowned venture capital firms, at their offices in …
Jan. 29, 2019 The future of news with Jessica Lessin, founder of The Information
Aba is back to host this episode with Jessica Lessin, journalist, founder, and editor-in-chief of The Information. Founded in 2013, …
Jan. 22, 2019 Rethinking the traditional VC model with Bryce Roberts of Indie.VC
Bryce Roberts is co-founder and managing director of a different kind of VC firm, Indie.VC. He recently announced v3 of …
Jan. 15, 2019 Finding yourself through with social media with Taylor Lorenz
Aba is back to host this fun episode with Taylor Lorenz. Aba is part of the team at Product Hunt …
Jan. 8, 2019 How to find a mentor in tech with Floodgate’s Ann Miura-Ko
We have a special guest host for this episode, my teammate at Product Hunt, Abadesi Osunsade. She is the author …
Jan. 1, 2019 Living phone-free in Silicon Valley and the future of music tech with Justin Kan and Ranidu
On this episode I'm visiting Atrium's headquarters in SoMA in San Francisco to chat with two serial entrepreneurs, Justin Kan …
Dec. 25, 2018 The future of media, commerce, and what the west can learn from China
Today I'm at Kleiner Perkins in San Francisco's South Park neighborhood to talk to Eugene Wei and Eric Feng. Eugene …
Dec. 18, 2018 Megatrends in tech and missed opportunities with Garry Tan of Initialized Capital
Today I'm visiting Garry Tan at Initialized HQ, a multi-stage fund that he started with Alexis Ohanian, one of the …
Dec. 11, 2018 Building Family-Friendly Products and Companies with Sara Mauskopf and Anne Halsall
Today I'm visiting San Francisco's Mission district to chat with Winnie co-founders, Sara Mauskopf and Anne Halsall. They have a …
Dec. 4, 2018 The Future of VR with Second Life and High Fidelity's Philip Rosedale
Today I'm at the headquarters of High Fidelity in San Francisco talking with co-founder and CEO, Philip Rosedale. Philip and …
Nov. 27, 2018 Is decentralization overhyped? And the future of voice tech.
Today I'm at AngelList HQ in San Francisco for a bit of a reunion with two friends and investors: Parker …
Nov. 20, 2018 How to find underrepresented founders and Backstage Capital's requests for products
Today's episode of Product Hunt Radio is the largest gathering yet, featuring Arlan, Christie, Bryan, and Amiah from the Backstage …
Nov. 13, 2018 Mullet startups and how Silicon Valley has changed
Today on Product Hunt Radio, I make the trek from San Francisco down to Sandhill Road to talk to Andrew …
Nov. 6, 2018 The power of online communities and healthful habits
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, I'm in the sunny hills of Los Angeles at the home of Sophia …
Oct. 30, 2018 VC vs. bootstrapping and how to build big things with a small team
Today I'm visiting Stripe's office in San Francisco to chat with Patrick Collison and Courtland Allen, shortly after they announced …
Oct. 23, 2018 The baby boom in Silicon Valley and the future of work and education
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, I'm visiting TechCrunch HQ to hang out with two journalists that see more …
Oct. 16, 2018 Gen Z and the future of social apps
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, I'm recording from my home in San Francisco to talk to two young …
Oct. 9, 2018 “Tinder babies” and the power of connecting people online and offline
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, I'm in Los Angeles talking to Brian Norgard and Jeff Morris Jr., both …
Oct. 2, 2018 The evolution of Y Combinator and counterintuitive advice for founders
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, I'm visiting Y Combinator's San Francisco headquarters to talk to two of the …
Sept. 25, 2018 Finding the world's 'lost Einsteins' and the end of aging
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio I'm joined by two incredible people, Laura Deming and Daniel Gross, who have …
Sept. 17, 2018 The dark side of the web w/ Anil Dash and Allison Esposito
In the second episode of the new Product Hunt Radio, I’m joined by two amazing community-builders based in New York, …
Sept. 11, 2018 The rise of voice, evolution of VC, and why ads are awesome w/ Alexia and Niko Bonatsos
In our inaugural episode, we're joined by two notable investors, Alexia Bonatsos and Niko Bonatsos. Alexia is the former co-editor-in-chief …
Aug. 28, 2018 We're back!
Today, we're re-introducing Product Hunt Radio, a weekly show with the people building and shaping the future of tech and …
July 21, 2016 Episode 90: Donald Rumsfeld
This week’s episode is with Donald Rumsfeld. Donald is the former Secretary of Defense for the US and, at the …
July 8, 2016 Episode 89: Jason Calacanis
Jason Calacanis is a long time founder and investor, having invested in Uber, Thumbtack, and many more. We talk about …
June 24, 2016 Episode 88: Arianna Huffington
Arianna is the founder of The Huffington Post, board member of Uber, and author of "The Sleep Revolution". Order the …
June 9, 2016 Episode 87: Josh Elman
Josh is one of the most respected product managers in the game, having built products at Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin. …
May 31, 2016 Episode 86: Tyler Willis
Tyler Willis is an angel investor and entrepreneur (former CMO of Hired). In this episode we talk about identity balancing …
May 18, 2016 Episode 85: Bret Taylor
Bret Taylor previously built Google Maps and served as CTO of Facebook. He is now founder of Quip. In this …
April 29, 2016 Episode 84: Brad Feld
Brad is an incredibly successful investor, having founded the Techstars accelerator and Foundry group, and he's also also known as …
April 19, 2016 Episode 83: Esther Perel
Esther Perel is the perhaps world’s foremost expert on relationships. In this episode we talk about why desire wanes in …
April 13, 2016 Episode 82: Elisa New
Elisa New is a Harvard professor of poetry and founder of the non-profit, Poetry in America. Involved in the project …
April 4, 2016 Episode 81: Adam Grant
Adam Grant is the youngest professor ever to be tenured at wharton business school, and a best selling author of …
March 27, 2016 Episode 80: Larry Summers
Note: Apologize for poor audio quality on my part - we've transcribed the full podcast for your pleasure: https://docs.google.com/document/d/143v8O5o609f68uoco4oXRF67mPNGyzpleCiqzJR7E04/edit Larry …
March 27, 2016 Episode 79: Gary Vaynerchuk
Gary Vaynerchuk is a entrepreneur, investor, and best selling author with a new book called #AskGaryVee Link: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00Z71HW8A/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?ie=UTF8&btkr;=1 In this …
March 27, 2016 Episode 78: Matt Mazzeo
Matt is managing partner at Lower Case Capital with Chris Sacca. We talk about how Matt transitioned from 8 years …
March 26, 2016 Episode 77: Ruben Harris
Ruben Harris runs partnerships at Honor and is on the front lines of the diversity in tech movement. in this …
March 26, 2016 Episode 76: Jesse Williams
Jesse Williams is an actor in the hit show Grey’s Anatomy, and founder of Ebroji. this episode we talk about …
March 26, 2016 Episode 75: Dhani Jones
Dhani Jones is a former NFL player, book author and founder of Proclamation. In this episode we talk about life …
March 14, 2016 Episode 74: Charles Hudson
Charles Hudson is founder of Precursor Ventures and a partner at SoftTech VC. This episode is about startup investing We …
March 4, 2016 Episode 73: Jason Fried
Jason is the founder and CEO of Basecamp. In this episode we talk about building a company that lasts 40 …
March 2, 2016 Episode 72: Sierra DeMulder
Sierra DeMulder is a renowned spoken word poet who’s just released her third book, Today Means Amen. In this episode …
March 1, 2016 Episode 71: Justin Boreta from The Glitch Mob & Team
This week's episode is with Justin Boreta of the Glitchmob, an electronic music group from LA, and the team that …
March 1, 2016 Community Stories 1: What's the first thing you built?
We're trying something new. We asked the Product Hunt community on Anchor, a new platform for bite-sized audio conversations, "what's …
Feb. 29, 2016 Episode 70: Auren Hoffman
This week’s episode is with Auren Hoffman. Auren is a prolific entrepreneur and investor, having started and sold Live Ramp …
Feb. 25, 2016 Episode 69: Mitch Kapor
Mitch Kapor is a successful entrepreneur, perhaps best known for founding Lotus, and investor, having founded Kapor Capital which focuses …
Feb. 24, 2016 Episode 68: G-Eazy
G-Eazy is a rapper from Oakland California. In this (short) episode we talk about his interest in tech, the intersection …
Feb. 22, 2016 Episode 67: Brad Hargreaves
Brad is the founder of General Assembly and now Common, which aims to do to co-living what WeWork has done …
Feb. 18, 2016 Episode 66: Sam Lessin
This week’s episode is with Sam Lessin. Sam is partner at slow ventures and founder of Fin, which aims to …
Feb. 10, 2016 Episode 65: Terry Gross
Terry Gross has been hosting Fresh Air on NPR for over 40 years. She's done over 13,000 interviews, and is, …
Feb. 9, 2016 Episode 64: Danielle Morrill
This week’s episode is with Danielle Morill, co-founder and CEO of Mattermark. We dive into her Mattermark story — company …
Feb. 5, 2016 Episode 63: Ramit Sethi
Ramit Sethi is the author and founder of IWT (Iwillteachyoutoberich.com) and GrowthLab (growthlab.com). Ramit applies behavioral psychology to help others …
Feb. 3, 2016 Episode 62: Bryan Johnson
Bryan Johnson is the founder of Braintree and the OS fund, which invests in science and tech startups aiming to …
Jan. 29, 2016 Episode 61: Jeff Raider
Jeff Raider is the co-founder of Warby Parker and Harry's. This episode goes deep in the weeds of building a …
Jan. 26, 2016 Episode 60: Josh Kopelman
Josh is an entrepreneur, investor, and founder of First Round Capital. We talk about his come up story, starting half.com …
Jan. 25, 2016 Episode 59: Sarah Tavel
Sarah Tavel is a partner at Greylock, previously ran product at Pinterest, and is one of my favorite investors in …
Jan. 21, 2016 Episode 58: Patrick Collison
Patrick Collison, cofounder of Stripe, is one of the most impressive and interesting CEOs in tech today. We delve into …
Jan. 20, 2016 Episode 57: Ezra Klein (Part II of II)
Ezra is a journalist and founder of one of the most interesting media platforms today, Vox. In this second episode …
Jan. 18, 2016 Episode 56: Ezra Klein (Part I of II)
Ezra Klein is a journalist and founder of one of the most interesting media platforms today, Vox. Our talk was …
Jan. 16, 2016 Episode 55: Des Traynor
Des Traynor is the co-founder of Intercom. In this episode we get deep into the weeds of startup land. We …
Jan. 13, 2016 Episode 54: Emmet Shear
Emmet Shear is the CEO and Co-Founder of Twitch.tv and a partner at YCombinator. We talk about the story of …
Jan. 9, 2016 Episode 53: Alysia Harris and Libby Ashton
Alysia Harris is a world renowned spoken word poet. This episode we talk about the the craft of poetry -- …
Jan. 5, 2016 Episode 52: Cal Newport
Cal Newport is a computer scientist, professor, and author of five books. In this episode we explore his book "Get …
Jan. 4, 2016 Episode 51: Jeff Atwood
Jeff Atwood is a prominent entrepreneur and developer, having founded Stack Exchange and, more recently, Discourse. In this episode we …
Dec. 26, 2015 Episode 50: Kanyi Maqbuela
Kanyi Maqbuela is a partner at Collaborative Fund. In this episode, we discuss Kanyi’s personal story going from Stanford drop …
Dec. 21, 2015 Episode 49: Arielle Zuckerberg
Arielle Zuckerberg is a former Product Manager at Humin and Wildfire, and a new partner at Kleiner Perkins. We talk …
Dec. 17, 2015 Episode 48: Chris Sacca
Chris Sacca is one of the most successful angel investors of all time. He's invested in Twitter, Uber, Instagram, and …
Dec. 11, 2015 Episode 47: Ryan Leslie
Ryan Leslie is one of the most interesting rappers and artists in the music industry. He graduated from Harvard at …
Dec. 3, 2015 Episode 46: Tracy Chou
Tracy Chou has been a super early employee at Pinterest and Quora and has become one of the most respected …
Nov. 18, 2015 Episode 45: Alexis Madrigal
Interview with Alexis Madrigal, long-time tech journalist and media entrepreneur. We discuss tech, media, writing process, mentorship, Grantland, legacy, and …
Oct. 30, 2015 Episode 44: Matt Mullenweg
Matt Mullenweg is the Founder of Wordpress. In this episode we talk about daily rituals, how he started Wordpress, how …
Oct. 22, 2015 Episode 43: Peter Diamandis
Peter Diamandis is author of BOLD and co-founder of X-Prize, Singularity Institute, and many others. We chat about Peter’s story, …
Oct. 20, 2015 Episode 42: Tucker Max
Tucker Max is the founder of Book in a Box and the author of a new book on relationships, "Mate". …
Oct. 9, 2015 Episode 41: Keith Rabois
Keith has been an early executive at startups such as Linkedin, Paypal, Square, and has been an early investor in …
Oct. 8, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 39 w/ Nick Quah
We just launched our new podcast vertical! www.producthunt.com/podcasts The Product Hunt Team -- Ryan Hoover, Alex Carter, and Erik Torenberg …
Oct. 2, 2015 Episode 40: Mahbod Moghadam
Mahbod Moghadam is a cofounder of (Rap) Genius who recently resigned last year. This episode is a bit like a …
Sept. 30, 2015 Episode 39: Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park
In this episode we have Mike Shinoda, star of popular Linkin Park and Fort Minor. Linkin Park has recently launched …
Sept. 25, 2015 Epsiode 38: Mariquel Waingarten and Gaston Frydlewski
This episode I’m doing something a little different. It's with Mariquel and Gaston two entrepreneurs who run a business called …
Sept. 22, 2015 Episode 37: Ann Friedman
Ann Friedman is a journalist who writes about gender, tech, politics, and social issues in her weekly column for New …
Sept. 21, 2015 Episode 36: Steven Johnson
Steven Johnson is the author of many books, some of which Future Perfect, Where Good Ideas Come from, Mind Wide …
Sept. 18, 2015 Episode 35: Jane McGonigal
Jane McGonigal is an author and game designer who believes that playing games and adopting gameful mindset can help improve …
Sept. 14, 2015 Episode 34: Troy Carter
Troy Carter is the founder of Atom Factory and Smashd Labs. Artists he's managed include Lady Gaga, John Legend, Miguel, …
Sept. 9, 2015 Episode 33: Chris Schroeder
Chris Schroeder is a successful founder, investor, and now author of "Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution remaking the Middle East" …
Sept. 6, 2015 Episode 32: Robert Greene
Robert Greene is the author of books such as Mastery, 33 Strategies of War, Art of Seduction, the 48 Laws …
Sept. 2, 2015 Episode 31: James Currier
James Currier is a prominent entrepreneur and investor. He was one of the earliest to build social networks, starting Tickle …
Aug. 31, 2015 Episode 30: Felix Salmon
Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion. He's of the rare writers who really understands both media and technology …
Aug. 25, 2015 Episode 29: Kevin Kelly
Kevin Kelly is perhaps most known for being a founding team member of Wired Magazine and for starting the Long …
Aug. 21, 2015 Episode 28: Joe Greenstein
Joe Greenstein founded Flixter, the popular movie discovery platform, for nearly a decade before selling it and since has founded …
Aug. 18, 2015 Episode 27: Ben Casnocha
Ben is the co-author of The Start-up of You and The Alliance with Reid Hoffman, served for two years as …
Aug. 14, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 26 w/ Brit Morin
This week we talk with Brit Morin, CEO of Brit and Co. about the transition from working at Google to …
Aug. 13, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 25 w/ Tyler Cowen
Tyler Cowen and I discuss why he thinks Elon Musk is overrated, religion is underrated, happiness overrated, and much more. …
Aug. 9, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 24 w/ Kevin Nguyen
This week we talk with Kevin Nguyen, editorial director of Oyster. We talk about Kevin’s role curating books for Amazon, …
Aug. 5, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 23 w/ Dayna Tortorici
This week I talk with Dayna Tortorici editor in chief of n+1 magazine. It’s my fundamental belief that you can …
Aug. 4, 2015 Maker Stories Episode 22 w/ William Deresiewicz
What does friendship mean in the era of social media? what should the ideal college experience look like? what’s the …
July 31, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 21 w/ Adam Braun
How do you write a book about your own story w/ the subtitle “How an ordinary person can make extraordinary …
July 30, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 20 w/ Dan Ariely
Dan Ariely is a leading behaviorical economist, 3 time best-selling author, and he is the first guest to appear multiple …
July 27, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 19 w/ Cindy Gallop
Cindy Gallop is interested in building the YCombinator of Sex Tech. She’s an author, TED speaker, and is the founder …
July 24, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 18 w/ Daniel Pink
Daniel Pink is a NYT best selling author who writes about how can we have more fulfilling work lives We …
July 22, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 17 w/ Seth Godin
Seth Godin is the author of 18 bestsellers, a popular blogger and founder of the altMBA. We discuss marketing and …
July 21, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 16 w/ Amanda Palmer
Amanda Palmer is an accomplished musician, speaker, and writer, known for her passionate and dedicated fanbase. We talk about all …
July 17, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 15 w/ James Beshara
James Beshara went one from being a D1 basketball prospect, to an economist in South Africa, to founding and running …
July 15, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 14 w/ Ryan Holiday
Ryan Holiday is an author of three books, including Growth Hacker Marketing, and he’s an Editor at Large at the …
July 9, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 13 w/ Tony Robbins
@eriktorenberg chats with Tony Robbins about his book, Money: Master the game, tech investments, family, relationships, sex, coaching, and service, …
July 2, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 12 w/ Jessica Lessin
I chat with Jessica Lessin, founder of The Information about the news industry, what makes a great journalist, the transition …
June 11, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 11 w/ Jared Fliesler
Jared Fleisler, partner at Matrix and previously an executive at Google & Square, chatted with me about what success means …
May 19, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 10 w/ Eric Ries
Eric Ries is the author of Lean Startup, which has since become almost gospel in the startup world. We have …
May 12, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 9 w/ Nick Adler
Nick Adler, part of Snoops management team, talks about what it's been like to extend the Snoop brand into technology, …
May 4, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 8 w/ Matt Mazzeo
Matt Mazzeo is Managing Director of Lowercase Capital, partners w/ Chris Sacca, and one of the best guys in the …
April 27, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 7 w/ Tim Ferriss
Tim Ferriss is an author, entrepreneur, podcast host, and many other things. In this wide ranging episode, we discuss his …
April 23, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 6 w/ Dan Ariely
Dan Ariely is worth listening to pretty much on any topic. In this interview we touch upon college, lying, alzheimers, …
April 20, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 39 w/ Josh Elman & John Lilly
Today Josh Elman and John Lilly from Greylock join us to talk about their recent investment in Meerkat, Facebook’s new …
April 13, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 5 w/ James Altucher
James Altucher is an author, investor, and overall fascinating person. We get deep. Tune in. For more James, see here: …
April 7, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 4 w/ Tom Lehman and Ilan Zechory
I chat with Tom Lehman and Ilan Zechory, founder of Genius (formerly Rap Genius)in their Brooklyn office. Genius Beta has …
April 5, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 3 w/ Anthony Saleh
Anthony Saleh is Nas's manager and a founding partner at Queensbridge Venture Partners. I interviewed him and many others at …
March 31, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 2 w/ Aaron Lammer and Libby Ashton
If you’re interested in books, journalism, content, tech & humanities, the tension between being an artist, pursuing a passion, and …
March 24, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 38 w/ Justin Kan
In this episode Justin Kan, partner at Y Combinator and founder of Justin.tv, Twitch, Exec, and Socialcam joins us. Justin …
March 17, 2015 Maker Stories: Episode 1 w/ Alex Blumberg, Matt Lieber, Alex Goldman and PJ Vogt
We're thrilled to announce the launch of Maker Stories -- one-on-one conversations with makers about their products and the stories …
March 12, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 37 w/ Ben Rubin & Josh Elman
This week Ben Rubin(CEO, Meerkat) and Josh Elman (Partner, Greylock) join us to discuss the backstory of Meerkat and the …
Feb. 28, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 36 w/ Ben Parr
Ben Parr, former Mashable co-editor, investor, and now author, just released his first book, Captivology. We chat about how to …
Feb. 25, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 35 w/ Jason Calacanis
This week Jason Calacanis joins us on the show to chat about next week's LAUNCH Festival (http://www.launchfestival.com/) (including the Product …
Feb. 14, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 34 w/ David Byttow & Sara Haider
This week, Secret's David Byttow (https://twitter.com/davidbyttow) and Sara Haider (https://twitter.com/pandemona) join us at Product Hunt HQ to chat about the …
Feb. 1, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 33 w/ Noah Lichtenstein, Pratap Ranade, & Ryan Rowe
Noah Lichtenstein from Cowboy Ventures and Kimono Labs co-founders, Pratap Ranade and Ryan Rowe, swung by Product Hunt HQ to …
Jan. 20, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 32 w/ Startup L Jackson
This week we're joined by the infamous Startup L Jackson (http://twitter.com/startupljackson). For years he/she's tweeted their candid, often humorous take …
Jan. 20, 2015 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 31 w/ Chase Hildebrand & Sarah Buhr
Last week Cloe, Siri's smarter sister, launched on Product Hunt (http://www.producthunt.com/posts/cloe). The unique, SMS-based Q&A; service captured the attention of …
Nov. 18, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 30 w/ David Lidsky
In this episode, Fast Company's Deputy Editor, David Lidsky, joins Ryan and Erik all the way from New York City. …
Nov. 3, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 29 w/ Tina Sharkey & Jason Shah
This week Erik Torenberg and I, Ryan Hoover, visit Sherpa Ventures/Foundry HQ to chat with Tina Sharkey (CEO, Sherpa Foundry) …
Oct. 28, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 28, Hackathon Edition
Last weekend we hosted the first Product Hunt Hackathon at Y Combinator. While in Mountain View, we pulled a few …
Oct. 20, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 27 w/ Camille Ricketts and Rob Hayes
This week Camille Ricketts (Editor, First Round Review) and Rob Hayes (Partner, First Round Capital) join us from bustling 500 …
Oct. 13, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 26 w/ Andrew Chen and Nir Eyal
This week, friends Andrew Chen (Entrepreneur, Investor. Ex-Adtech and VC) and Nir Eyal (Author of Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming …
Sept. 30, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 25 w/ Ryan Orbuch, Gwen Brinsmead, & Ari Weinstein
This week we're joined by young makers, Ryan Orbuch (Founder, Finish), Gwen Brinsmead (Product, AppMesh), and Ari Weinstein (Co-founder, DeskConnect …
Sept. 22, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 24 w/ John and Sam Shahidi
In this week’s episode, John and Sam Shahidi, brothers and co-founders of Shots, join PHR from their new office in …
Sept. 14, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 23 w/ Roy Bahat & Dan Strickland
This week's PHR comes from the beautiful Bloomberg Beta HQ on the Embarcadero with Roy Bahat (Head of Bloomberg Beta) …
Sept. 9, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 22 w/ Matt Galligan & Ryan Block
This week Matt Galligan (CEO & Co-founder, Circa) & Ryan Block (VP of Product, AOL) join me, Ryan Hoover, hours …
Aug. 30, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 21 w/ Poornima Vijayashanker & Julia Grace
This week, Poornima Vijayashanker (Founder of Femgineer/BizeeBee & EIR at 500 Startups) and Julia Grace (Head of Engineering at Tindie) …
Aug. 24, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 20 w/ Nick Chirls, Will Peng, Jon Lax, & Jake Levine
This week Nick Chirls (Partner, Notation Capital), Will Peng (Partner, Red Swan Ventures), Jon Lax(Partner, teehan+lax), and Jake Levine (Founder, …
Aug. 9, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 19 w/ Ryan Sarver, Jamie Davidson, & Julie Logan
This week we have a double Ryan feature with myself, Ryan Hoover, and Ryan Sarver (Partner, Redpoint Ventures) along with …
Aug. 8, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 18 w/ Danielle Morrill, Andy Sparks, & Angela Kingyens
In this episode of Product Hunt Radio, Danielle Morrill (Co-founder & CEO, Mattermark), Andy Sparks (Co-founder & COO, Mattermark), and …
July 31, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 17 w/ Robert Scoble
In this episode, product hunting Robert Scoble, joins Erik Torenberg and myself, Ryan Hoover, to chat about startups and tech. …
July 26, 2014 Product Hunt Radio Episode 16 w/ Matt Hartman, Maya Prohovnik, & Brian Donohue
During my trip to NYC I swung into betaworks HQ to meet a few distant product hunting Twitter friends in …
July 20, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 15 w/ Susan Hobbs, Sarah Buhr, & Kyle Russell
I recently visited the colorful, graffiti-filled TechCrunch headquarters to chat with the tech publication's Susan Hobbs, Sarah Buhr, and Kyle …
July 14, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 14 w/ Alexis Ohanian & Amanda Peyton
On my trip to NYC last week, I swung into Brooklyn to record another episode of PHR with the awesome …
July 5, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 13 w/ Naval Ravikant & Joshua Slayton
Before Product Hunt, I occasionally browsed AngelList, hunting for new startups for fun. As a long-time fan, I'm honored to …
June 28, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 12 w/ Hunter Walk & Satya Patel
This week I, Ryan Hoover, visited the colorful Homebrew headquarters to catch up with Hunter Walk and Satya Patel. We …
June 19, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 11 w/ Kevin Rose & Brenden Mulligan
This week Kevin Rose (Partner at Google Ventures) and Brenden Mulligan (Co-founder of Cluster) join me, Ryan Hoover, in the …
June 15, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 10 w/ Zack Shapiro, Erik Torenberg, & Connor Montgomery
I know I say this all the time but this may be one of my favorite PHR episodes yet. Zack …
June 8, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 9 w/ Carmel DeAmicis & Misha Chellam
This week I, Ryan Hoover, am joined by Carmel DeAmicis (Reporter, Pando) and Misha Chellam (Co-founder, Tradecraft). In this Maker's …
June 2, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 8 w/ Michael Sayman & Kyle Ryan
Don't tell the other guests but this may be my favorite episode of Product Hunt Radio yet. This week I …
May 26, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 7 w/ Nathan Bashaw & Alex Baldwin
In this week's PHR, we're going coast to coast. Newly minted Manhattan resident, Nathan Bashaw (Product at General Assembly), uses …
May 18, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 6 w/ Sandi MacPherson & Ash Bhoopathy
This week Sandi MacPherson (Editor-in-Chief at Quibb) and Ash Bhoopathy (Entrepreneur at Sequoia) join me, Ryan Hoover, to chat about …
May 12, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 5 w/ Semil Shah
In this episode Semil Shah (Product at Swell, writer, and investor) joins me, Ryan Hoover, to chat about one of …
May 5, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 4 w/ Josh Miller & Ben Yoskovitz
Last week Josh Miller (Product, Facebook & Partner, betaworks) and Ben Yoskovitz (VP, Product at GoInstant/Salesforce) joined me, Ryan Hoover, …
April 26, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 3 w/ Abram Dawson & Greg Koberger
This week Abram Dawson (http://twitter.com/abramdawson) (Associate at SV Angel) and Greg Koberger (http://twitter.com/gkoberger) (Founder of ReadMe.io) join me, Ryan Hoover, …
April 21, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 2 w/ Kat Manalac, Nikhil Basu Trivedi, & Jack Altman
This week Kat Manalac (Partner at Y Combinator), Nikhil Basu Trivedi (VC at Shasta Ventures), and Jack Altman (Growth at …
April 13, 2014 Product Hunt Radio: Episode 1 w/ Shaan Puri & Furqan Rydhan
In the inaugural episode of Product Hunt Radio (PHR), Shaan Puri and Furqan Rydhan joined me (Ryan Hoover) to geek …