104 episodes

Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, human rights, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.

Priv8 Podcast Orchid Labs

    • Technology
    • 4.6 • 22 Ratings

Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, human rights, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.

    Building Digital Trust and Data Transparency Online with Harvey Pitt

    Building Digital Trust and Data Transparency Online with Harvey Pitt

    This week Derek E. Silva joins Harvey Pitt, Head of Digital Responsibility at Addvert, which provides a unique suite of strategy, tools, accreditation, and creativity, helping companies communicate online. We dive into humanizing a digital world, how to rebuild trust online, and the social shift to more positive, transparent advertising.

    • 42 min
    Future of Internet Anonymity and Blockchain Domains with Bradley Kam, Co-Founder of Unstoppable Domains

    Future of Internet Anonymity and Blockchain Domains with Bradley Kam, Co-Founder of Unstoppable Domains

    This week host Derek E. Silva joins Bradley Kam, Co-founder of Unstoppable Domains, which is building decentralized digital identities for the world. We go down the rabbit hole to dive into Bradley’s early days in crypto, Facebook’s data monopoly, how to stay anonymous on the blockchain, and the future of NFT domains.

    • 39 min
    Future of Open Source and the New Data Economy with Danny Zuckerman

    Future of Open Source and the New Data Economy with Danny Zuckerman

    This week Derek E. Silva joins Danny Zuckerman, Co-founder of 3Box, the company behind the Ceramic Network, a decentralized, open-source platform for creating, hosting, and sharing streams of data. We take a deep dive into building a more open Web3, the new data economy, and the future of decentralized identity.

    • 37 min
    Blockchain Security and the Hacker Ethos with Goncalo Sa, co-founder of Consensys Diligence

    Blockchain Security and the Hacker Ethos with Goncalo Sa, co-founder of Consensys Diligence

    This week host Derek E. Silva joins Web3 hacker Goncalo Sa, co-founder of Consensys Diligence, a smart contract audit service that helps everyone, from startups to enterprises, launch and maintain their Ethereum blockchain applications. We dive into Goncalo’s early days as a developer, the current state of blockchain security, why ethical hacking is so important, and Portugal’s vibrant tech startup scene.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Special 100th Episode: Decentralized Future with Dr. Steven Waterhouse and Jay Freeman

    Special 100th Episode: Decentralized Future with Dr. Steven Waterhouse and Jay Freeman

    This week we're proud to present the 100th episode of Priv8. To celebrate this milestone, host Derek E. Silva joins two special guests – Orchid's CEO, Dr. Steven Waterhouse (Seven), and CTO Jay Freeman. Together, Seven and Jay discuss how Orchid has evolved over the last five years, its crypto's punk ethos, central bank digital currencies, Internet freedom, and more.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Art Curation and Diversity in the New Creator Economy with Iris Nevins

    Art Curation and Diversity in the New Creator Economy with Iris Nevins

    This week we join Iris Nevins, co-founder of Umba Daima, an NFT Studio building and curating community in Web3. Umba Daima creates virtual galleries featuring multicultural projects by artists worldwide, including the Black NFT Art network and The Unseen Gallery. Iris is a former teacher and software engineering manager at MailChimp. In today's conversation, we take a deep dive into her entrepreneurial journey to talk about the current state of the creator economy, the art of curation, and how her studio is diversifying the NFT ecosystem.

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

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Awesome!

Love your show Alex!

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Amazing first show!

Nice job Alex! It’s a great first show with a great first guest. Keep it up and make sure at some point you interview someone relating Oliver north! - your friend from college Mark Schwartz

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