11 episodes

“Hard Fork” is a show about the future that’s already here. Each week, journalists Kevin Roose and Casey Newton explore and make sense of the latest in the rapidly changing world of tech.

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    • 4.5 • 23 Ratings

“Hard Fork” is a show about the future that’s already here. Each week, journalists Kevin Roose and Casey Newton explore and make sense of the latest in the rapidly changing world of tech.

    Can ChatGPT Make This Podcast?

    Can ChatGPT Make This Podcast?

    It’s writing podcast scripts, finishing students’ homework and correcting mistakes in computer code: ChatGPT, the A.I. chatbot from OpenAI, is suddenly everywhere. Who should decide how it’s built? What could go wrong? And what could go right?

    • 57 min
    Elon’s Two-Day War with Apple + How to Beat an A.I. Censor + S.B.F.’s ‘Bad Month’

    Elon’s Two-Day War with Apple + How to Beat an A.I. Censor + S.B.F.’s ‘Bad Month’

    Elon Musk accuses Apple of trying to sabotage Twitter. But after his visit with Apple’s C.E.O., Tim Cook, things are … good? Then, the New York Times reporter Paul Mozur on the tactics Chinese protesters are deploying to avoid the most sophisticated censorship apparatus in the world.

    Plus: S.B.F. says it’s been a “bad month.”

    • 51 min
    A Hard Fork in the Road: FTX’s Unraveling and Elon’s Loyalty Oath

    A Hard Fork in the Road: FTX’s Unraveling and Elon’s Loyalty Oath

    The balance sheet contains an apology, the in-house coach is concerned that company executives are “undersexed” and billions in customer funds remain in jeopardy. The wreckage at FTX goes from bad to worse.

    Plus: Elon’s “extremely hardcore” plan for Twitter 2.0.

    • 47 min
    A Verified Mess: Turmoil from Twitter to FTX

    A Verified Mess: Turmoil from Twitter to FTX

    This week, we go inside Elon Musk’s “dire” warnings, FTX’s spectacular collapse and Meta’s big layoffs. Has the tech industry lost its mind?

    “Hard Fork” listeners: We want to hear your questions about the tech industry. Send them to hardfork@nytimes.com. Also, check us out on TikTok: @hardforkpod.

    • 53 min
    Life Under Musk: Two Twitter Employees Speak Out

    Life Under Musk: Two Twitter Employees Speak Out

    “We cross our fingers and hope to make it through another day.” Twitter hasn’t spoken publicly since Elon Musk bought the company a week ago. But inside, employees describe a mood of fear, chaos, stress and bizarre requests to print out code.

    • 39 min
    Emergency Pod: Elon Musk Owns Twitter

    Emergency Pod: Elon Musk Owns Twitter

    We look into the company’s weird new future with Times tech reporter Kate Conger. Plus, how Apple is single-handedly deciding the future of the digital economy, and a social media death watch.

    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Aceghostpurpp ,

Great show

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bduncanr321 ,

Great tech show

Enjoyed the first episode, learned a lot, found the hosts so likable and down to earth. Looking forward to more!

Simon Drought ,

Simon Drought

Simon Drought. Great content Kara. Keep it coming.

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