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People vs Algorithms
People vs Algorithms
Troy Young, Brian Morrissey, Alex Schleifer

Uncovering patterns of change in media, culture, and technology, each week media veterans Brian Morrissey, Alex Schleifer and Troy Young break down... more

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Episodes

Compression

Technology acts as a compressor. AI is the latest pressure point. This week, we look at compression in software development,... more

06 Jun 2024 · 57 minutes
Everyone is Hallucinating

In this episode Brian, Troy, and Alex talk about AI hallucinations, and how they mirror human misperceptions. Troy believes the... more

30 May 2024 · 53 minutes
AI Time Machine

What do tech and media look like in five years? Plus: Sam Altman as slippery character and AI comes to... more

23 May 2024 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Maybe the AI Hype is Real

Brian, Alex, and Troy get into the new AI updates from OpenAI and Google. They unpack how these big changes... more

16 May 2024 · 57 minutes
Transforming Time with Jess Sibley

Jess Sibley, CEO of Time, joins Brian and Troy to discuss adapting Time to today’s digital challenges. Jess shares her... more

09 May 2024 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Can the “Fediverse” Save Us?

Brian, Troy, and Alex discuss the commercialization of the internet and the impact of AI on media. They explore big... more

02 May 2024 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Omnicom's Jonathan Nelson on Agencies & AI

Omnicom digital chief Jonathan Nelson joins the show to discuss why ad agencies, forever under threat, will adapt to AI.... more

25 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Sex, AI and Advertising

In this episode Alex, Brian and Troy dive into topics like how AI is changing advertising, the ways tech meets... more

18 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 1 minute
The Power Play

In this episode Brian, Troy, and Alex dive into AI mishaps in Teslas, muse over BuzzFeed's AI pivot, and ponder... more

11 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Shifting Tides in the Media Business with Axios’s Sara Fischer

With Alex still on vacation, Axios senior media reporter Sara Fischer joins Troy and Brian to break down the current... more

04 Apr 2024 · 59 minutes
The Business of Influence with Emily Sundberg

Emily, Brian and Troy delve into the complex world of influencers and celebrities as they navigate public scrutiny and fame... more

28 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Algorithmic Sameness with Kyle Chayka

In this episode of 'People vs. Algorithms,' hosts Brian Morrissey, Troy Young, and Alex Schleifer engage in a wide-ranging discussion... more

21 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Platform Shifts

As Alex says, the ground is shifting more and faster than it has in some time in the tech world,... more

14 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 17 minutes
Change at CNN and Google

This week, we discuss how to turn the ship at two very different companies facing different challenges: CNN and Google.... more

07 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 22 minutes
Survivors

This week, we're joined by Puck fashion correspondent Lauren Sherman, who gives her view on how to build a career... more

29 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
DDM's Neil Vogel on Navigating Change

Dotdash Meredith CEO Neil Vogel joins the show to discuss how a publisher reliant on search traffic is back in... more

22 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 13 minutes
The New Internet

The arrival of AI means the paradigm of searching for information and entertainment will give way to instant delivery. This... more

15 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Blending Realities with Rafat Ali

In this episode Alex, Brian, and Troy, with guest Rafat Ali, discuss the future of technology, focusing on the Apple... more

08 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Game Over

With an era of digital media ending in chaos, we look ahead to the challenges media companies face in fixing... more

01 Feb 2024 · 59 minutes
The Gravity of Platforms

Layoffs at The Los Angeles Times, the end of the road for Pitchfork, and an uncertain future for Sports Illustrated... more

25 Jan 2024 · 54 minutes
People vs Algorithms
The Business of Influence with Emily Sundberg
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Emily, Brian and Troy delve into the complex world of influencers and celebrities as they navigate public scrutiny and fame in the... more