52 episodes

Welcome to the Priv8 podcast hosted by Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy, technology, and freedom in the digital age.

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Welcome to the Priv8 podcast hosted by Derek E. Silva. Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on privacy, technology, and freedom in the digital age.

    Digital Rights and Social Media in Africa with Gbenga Sesan

    Digital Rights and Social Media in Africa with Gbenga Sesan

    Host Derek E. Silva joins Gbenga Sesan, the Executive Director of Paradigm, a pan-African social enterprise working on digital inclusion. They take a deep dive into the unique role of social media in Africa, Internet freedom, and why technology can’t fix inequality online.

    • 46 min
    Future of Web3 and the Battle for Data Sovereignty with Greg Osuri

    Future of Web3 and the Battle for Data Sovereignty with Greg Osuri

    What is the future of Web3? Host Derek E. Silva joins Greg Osuri, Founder and CEO of Akash Network, the open-source, decentralized cloud. They take a deep dive into the future impact of AI, overcoming the challenges of distributed networks, and the battle for data sovereignty.

    • 45 min
    How Technology Affects Criminal Justice and Human Rights with Rebecca Wexler

    How Technology Affects Criminal Justice and Human Rights with Rebecca Wexler

    How does technology affect our democracy and government? Host Derek E. Silva joins Rebecca Wexler, Professor of Law at UC Berkeley. They take a deep dive into the criminal justice system, the power imbalance caused by predictive technologies, and human rights in the digital age.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Human Rights and Building the Internet for Everyone with Dragana Kaurin

    Human Rights and Building the Internet for Everyone with Dragana Kaurin

    What happens when we design with equity in mind? Derek E. Silva joins Dragana Kaurin, a human rights researcher and Founder of The Localization Lab, an organization fighting for equal access to information. A deep dive into building the Internet for everyone, and the privacy issues surrounding digital identity.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The Creator Economy and the Future of Programmable Money with Avichal Garg

    The Creator Economy and the Future of Programmable Money with Avichal Garg

    Listen to a new episode of Priv8 Podcast! Derek E. Silva joins Avichal Garg, Co-founder, and Partner at Electric Capital, an early-stage venture firm. A great conversation on the rise of the creator economy, privacy-first technologies, and the future of programmable money.

    • 51 min
    Taiwan's Digital Democracy and How They Hacked the Pandemic with Audrey Tang

    Taiwan's Digital Democracy and How They Hacked the Pandemic with Audrey Tang

    This week we feature a special episode from Priv8's digital privacy summit with The New York Times’ Kara Swisher. She joins Taiwan's Digital Minister Audrey Tang to discuss lessons learned from Taiwan's unique response to the pandemic that successfully protected the population while preserving privacy and democracy.

    • 30 min

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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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