The Vergecast

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The Vergecast is your source for an irreverent and informative look at what's happening right now (and next) in the world of technology and gadgets. Hosted by Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn, alongside a cavalcade of tech luminaries, Vergecast is the only podcast you need to make sense of the week in tech news. And your life.

This week on The Vergecast , Nilay returns to the show after welcoming a child! Dieter is out this week, so Nilay and Paul bring on Adi Robertson and Casey Newton to discuss what happened at Facebook’s F8 developer conference, the Oculus Go, and some earnings talk. There are also a lot of new Instagram features. Is it slowly just becoming Facebook? There’s a lot more in between that — like Paul’s weekly segment “Safety first!’ they said” — so if you listen through this whole episode, you’ll be all caught up on the tech news this week. 05:51 - ...

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This week on _The Vergecas_ t, Dieter, Natt, and Paul are still without Nilay but there’s a whole lot to talk about. [Google made some changes with Gmail](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqtEzthzxuo) — which is now live, and [Snap surprised us this week with their new edition of Spectacles](https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=eFi8Z7G-hVg) — but what makes them ...
It was a slow week until Google decided to attempt another fix for Android messaging and Nintendo made the entire staff fall in love with cardboard. Nilay’s still on paternity leave, but Dieter and Paul are joined again by Technology Editor Natt Garun to explain it all. We also jumped ...
After a week of [Facebook-intensive news](https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/10/17220934/facebook-monopoly- competitor-mark-zuckerberg-senate-hearing-lindsey-graham), _The Vergecast _is here to break it all down for you. Nilay is out this week, so Dieter and Paul welcome senior editor Natt Garun and Silicon Valley editor Casey Newton to the show to go over all the news. Even though [Mark ...
It is episode 300 of _The Vergecast_! To celebrate, Nilay, Dieter, and Paul start the show by explaining [inside jokes](https://www.theverge.com/2011/08/19/podcast-020-08-19-2011) that have been stamped into the show over the past few years. Don’t understand what [Scissor Vodka](https://www.theverge.com/2016/2/25/11112662/vergecast-194-live-stream- podcast-download) is? Are you wondering why [Bixby is a dog](https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/21/16010842/vergecast- podcast-266-hyperloop-alexa-on-android-comcast-bixby)? Do you ...
We’ve got a bunch of tech luminaries on _The Vergecast_ this week to help us understand the week in tech news. Nilay, Dieter, and Paul welcome Lauren Goode back to the show for her last week at _The Verge_ to discuss the [new iPads](https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/28/17169008/apple-ipad-education- google-pencil-ar-media) that Apple released this past ...
Nilay talks one-on-one with Casey Neistat about a multitude of topics, including Beme, his view of YouTube, Twitch, and other platforms, sponsorship, and what he’s up to next. It’s exactly what you’d expect from Neistat, honest and direct. If you already listened to the edited version on The Vergecast this ...
It’s loaded Vergecast this week. Nilay, Paul, and Dieter welcome back Silicon Valley editor Casey Newton to break down the Cambridge Analytica scandal at Facebook, after talking through predictions for next week’s Apple event. But first, another Casey makes his debut on The Vergecast — Casey Neistat! Nilay talks one-on-one ...
This week on The _Vergecast_ , Nilay, Dieter, and Paul are back in New York City after being at SXSW last weekend. To kick off the show, they welcome back senior writer Sarah Jeong to explain a [$1.6 billion lawsuit](https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/14/17117160/spotify-mechanical- license-copyright-wixen-explainer) between Spotify and Wixen Publishing. In the second half ...
This week, _The Vergecast_ is down in Austin, Texas for South by Southwest 2018 in front of a live audience. Nilay, Dieter, Casey, and Ashley run through the news and share their expertise about Google’s new plan to make the web faster, using Samsung’s Galaxy S9, and Android P for ...
Season 2 of _The Verge_ 's other _Why'd You Push That Button_ is here! The season opener is all about memes, which sounds both boring and scary and is neither. Listen here! Subscribe anywhere else you find podcasts, including on [Apple Podcasts](https://go.redirectingat.com/?id=66960X1514734&xs=1&url=https%3A%2F%2Fitunes.apple.com%2Fus%2Fpodcast%2Fwhyd- you-push-that-button%2Fid1295289748%3Fmt%3D2), [Spotify](https://open.spotify.com/show/4xEBxMawkpToKdcnSTI7Ze), [Google Play Music](https://play.google.com/music/m/Ijzrectqkht6coftfoq3cyum4pe?t=Whyd_You_Push_That_Button), and our [RSS ...
_The Vergecast_ trio is back and so is gadget news. Mobile World Congress was this week, and so much happened in the world of _The Verge_. Nilay, Dieter, and Paul have everything you need to know. A few other things sprinkled in are the next Light Phone 2, Google Clips ...
This week on _The Vergecast_ , Dieter is on vacation, so Silicon Valley editor and host of an upcoming _Verge_ podcast, Casey Newton, joins us. Nilay, Paul, and Casey run through the news of the week, including Samsung Galaxy S9 leaks, Twitter bots, and third-party keyboards. Also, as a preview ...
We're doing something special this week. Vox.com has a new daily news podcast called Today, Explained. We're going to put one episode in our feed -- take a listen, and subscribe if you like it. "Black Panther" is the biggest movie in the world, but what makes this comic book ...
This week on _The Vergecast_ , Nilay, Dieter, and Paul welcome senior writer Sarah Jeong to the show for the first time. Sarah was at the federal court in San Francisco for _Waymo v. Uber_ trial and has been reporting on it for _The Verge,_ so she lends us her ...
A lot of things happened this week in the world of _The Verge_ , and we have some first-hand experience to share. This week on _The Vergecast_ , Nilay, Dieter, and Paul, welcome science reporter Loren Grush back to the show to tell us what it was like to watch ...
_The Vergecast_ is here once again! Nilay, Paul, and Dieter run through the news that hit the site this week to fill you in case you missed it. We talk about the Boring Company’s flamethrower, some Samsung leaks and previews, a bit of 5G wireless network talk, and wow — ...
This week on _The Vergecast,_ Nilay, Dieter, and Paul call Ben Popper — former business editor at _The Verge_ who now works with DJI — to answer some questions about the new drone the company announced this week, [the Mavic Air](https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/23/16922928/dji-mavic-air-drone-price- specs-release). There is also a discussion about what’s happening ...
Nilay, Dieter, and Paul have returned from CES 2018 and are all together in the New York City office for this week’s _Vergecast._ As I was typing out the timestamps on here, I realized there’s a lot of news this week. So check it out! We’ve got highlights from the ...
_The Verge_ crew is on our way back home after a week at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018. This week, we did a [ton of reporting](https://www.theverge.com/ces), [a ton of videos](https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL39u5ZEfYDEPvExoM4k12_JOY3pIYqlBu), and [four live _Circuit Breaker_ shows](https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/1/11/16880020/circuit- breaker-live-ces-day-3-watch), so we did not have a lot of time to sit down and ...