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A podcast by two millennials talking about all things tech, pop culture, and life. Starring tech founders Abadesi Osunsade [@abadesi] and Michael Berhane [ @michaelberhane_]. Visit us at www.techishpod.com and use the hashtag #Techish.

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    • 5.0 • 113 Ratings

A podcast by two millennials talking about all things tech, pop culture, and life. Starring tech founders Abadesi Osunsade [@abadesi] and Michael Berhane [ @michaelberhane_]. Visit us at www.techishpod.com and use the hashtag #Techish.

    Coinbase Has NFTs, Creator Economy, Is Somali TikTok Queen Getting Royalties?

    Coinbase Has NFTs, Creator Economy, Is Somali TikTok Queen Getting Royalties?

    Techish is back with a brand new episode! Abadesi and Michael, break down:-

    - Coinbase steals NFT marketplace idea  (00:58)
    - Black celebrities losing millions because of anti-vax opinions (07:04)
    - Creator economy isn't spreading the wealth (14:24)
    - Khaby Lame, number #2 TikToker, loses followers for anti-racism (18:17)
    - Is star of Somali TikTok smash, Isii Nafta, getting her royalties? (20:21)
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    Episode is sponsored by Red Hat’s Compiler podcast!
    Listen up here: https://link.chtbl.com/compiler?sid=podcast.techish
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
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    Extra Reading:
    blog.coinbase.com/coinbase-nft-is-coming-soon-join-the-waitlist-today-for-early-access-cc7bac29fd72
    www.tmz.com/2021/09/29/nba-will-not-pay-unvaxxed-players-kyrie-irving-andrew-wiggins-lose-millions
    www.axios.com/creator-economy-revenue-content-b704fef1-af40-467b-91d3-88ed7e200cec.html
    afrotech.com/khaby-lame-tiktok-instagram-followers?fbclid=IwAR239PRZ7W3RttDr_tSR8a_mdqd8N8hu-ozgg3aPdoJqDsAMbz7RTzecMNw
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwPyZgE-FKk
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    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com

    • 32 min
    Ozy Media Fraud, Squid Game, R Kelly, Facebook Outage

    Ozy Media Fraud, Squid Game, R Kelly, Facebook Outage

    Techish is back with a brand new episode! Abadesi and Michael, break down:- Ozy Media's YouTube impersonation scandal  (01:00)

    - Impact of Facebook's 6 hr outage (09.47)
    - Squid Game smashes Netflix records (14.11)
    - Should R Kelly's music be banned? (22.47)
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    Episode is sponsored by Red Hat’s Compiler podcast!
    Listen up here: https://link.chtbl.com/compiler?sid=podcast.techish
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
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    Extra Reading:
    www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-58793192
    afrotech.com/mark-zuckerberg-loses-billions-facebook-outage
    www.protocol.com/squid-game-netflix-apple-store
    variety.com/2021/music/opinion/r-kelly-music-banned-1235075613
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    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com 

    • 43 min
    Your iPhone Knows You’re Depressed? A Hamster is Beating Buffet, Google Has How Much Paper!?

    Your iPhone Knows You’re Depressed? A Hamster is Beating Buffet, Google Has How Much Paper!?

    Techish is back with a brand new episode! While Abadesi is on holiday, Michael and guest Angela Andrews, Co-host of the Compiler podcast, break down:- Coding bootcamp tips (1:13)

    - Apple diagnosing cognitive decline through your phone  (06:52)
    - Google's new $2.1b NYC campus (10:08)
    - Tesla's racism allegations from one of its factory workers (15:56)
    - Crypto-trading hamster outperforming the S&P 500 (19:45)
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    Episode is sponsored by Red Hat’s Compiler podcast!
    Listen up here: https://link.chtbl.com/compiler?sid=podcast.techish
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
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    Extra Reading:
    www.techcrunch.com/2021/09/21/apple-is-reportedly-working-on-mental-health-monitoring-using-iphone-data
    www.nypost.com/2021/09/21/google-buys-nyc-campus-for-2-1-b-one-of-biggest-office-deals-ever
    www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/24/tesla-to-face-racism-allegations-from-black-worker-in-open-court
    www.fortune.com/2021/09/27/crypto-trading-hamster-beats-warren-buffett-cathie-wood-sp-500
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    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com

    • 25 min
    Drake vs Michael Jackson lol, Instagram Toxicity for Teens Confirmed? Mailchimp Sells for $12bn

    Drake vs Michael Jackson lol, Instagram Toxicity for Teens Confirmed? Mailchimp Sells for $12bn

    Techish is back with a brand new episode! Abadesi and Michael break down:- Instagram admits it’s harmful to teen girls (01:13)

    - MailChimp acquired for $12b  (10:50)
    - Twitter debates if Drake is as big as Michael Jackson (16:59)
    - ‘The Activist’ gameshow gets slammed with criticism (22:00)
    - Elizabeth Holmes joins the ‘black-balled’ female-CEO club (27:20)—————————————————————
    Episode is sponsored by Red Hat’s Compiler podcast! Listen up here: https://link.chtbl.com/compiler?sid=podcast.techish
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
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    Extra Reading:
    https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-facebook-files-11631713039
    https://www.axios.com/intuit-buy-mailchimp-12-billion-85feba65-e142-4756-8fa6-b8af63988902.html
    https://twitter.com/AndrewGreene864/status/1440716738140639241
    https://realscreen.com/2021/09/16/we-got-it-wrong-cbs-reality-competition-the-activist-to-be-reimagined-as-doc/
    https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/17/22680372/elizabeth-holmes-wire-fraud-emails-gangakhedkar
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    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com

    • 44 min
    Throwback Career Special: Picking a Co-founder, Oversharing on Social Media, Low Risk Wealth?

    Throwback Career Special: Picking a Co-founder, Oversharing on Social Media, Low Risk Wealth?

    Techish is back with a throwback episode about careers! Abadesi and Michael break down:-
    - Mixing business and friends (00:25)
    - Oversharing on social media (06:57)
    - Risk-averse careers (11:37)
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    Sponsors:
    Quorom are hiring for a Senior Software Engineer: www.pocitjobs.com/job/88951
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
    ————————————————————
    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com

    • 19 min
    Drake beats Ye, Racist A.I, Aba Meets a Billionaire, Gaming Ban in China

    Drake beats Ye, Racist A.I, Aba Meets a Billionaire, Gaming Ban in China

    Techish is back with a brand new episode! Abadesi and Michael break down:-

    Certified Lover Boy becomes most streamed album in a day (0:33)
    - TikTok has higher average watch time than YouTube (3:12)
    - Hopin’s unicorn status (6:48)
    - Facebook’s AI profiling black men as primates (9:31)
    - Texas’ abortion ban’s effect on tech (14:32)
    - New gaming restrictions for children in China (19:05)
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    Sponsors:
    The Duckbill Group are hiring for a Head of Consulting Services: https://www.pocitjobs.com/job/85311
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    www.pocitjobs.com for roles for POC in tech
    www.hustlecrew.co for talks and training to make your company more inclusive
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    Extra Reading:
    https://www.forbes.com/sites/bryanrolli/2021/09/07/drakes-certified-lover-boy-smashes-spotify-records-as-it-heads-for-biggest-debut-of-2021/
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-58464745
    https://siliconcanals.com/crowdfunding/hopin-raises-332m/
    https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/4/22657026/facebook-mislabeling-video-black-men-primates-algorithm
    https://www.triplepundit.com/story/2021/companies-texas-abortion-law/727991
    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/aug/30/china-cuts-amount-of-time-minors-can-spend-playing-video-games
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    Use the hashtag #Techish on Twitter & IG
    Support Techish at www.patreon.com/techish
    Advertise on Techish: goo.gl/forms/MY0F79gkRG6Jp8dJ2
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    Stay In Touch:
    www.twitter.com/michaelberhane_
    www.twitter.com/abadesi
    www.twitter.com/hustlecrewlive
    twitter.com/techishpod
    Email us at techishpod@gmail.com

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
113 Ratings

113 Ratings

tnk77 ,

Fridays just got better!

So happy I found this podcast recently, I don’t really keep up to date with tech news but these guys make it super accessible and interesting. I’ve learned so much in a few weeks lol catch me outside talking stocks, big tech and space like a boss 💁🏾‍♀️

She- Sapien ,

The best

Glad I just found this podcast! Currently on episode 14, when the episodes were an hour or longer. Absolutely love

Togsore ,

Fantastic Podcast

Absolutely love this podcast, well informed (and witty) hosts. They explore critical themes for anyone who wants to understand the tech ecosystem! Keep up!

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