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Land of the Giants
Facebook. Apple. Amazon. Netflix. Google. These five tech giants have changed the world. But how? And at what cost? Recode’s Jason Del Rey starts with The Rise of Amazon. Over two decades, an online marketplace for books became the world’s most valuable company. We examine how it got its power, what it’s doing with it, and what might happen to it in the future. Produced by the Vox Media Podcast Network.
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4.5 stars from 736 ratings
Full dive into BigTech
Love the show and how the BigTech is doing monopoly of the ecommerce industry(amazon), i can clearly see the ad space buying in the amazon by diffrent products even when i'm looking for a diffrent product. Pls do one more episode of how the blackfriday and cybermonday deals come for such a low...Read full review »
ukmnaidu via Apple Podcasts · India · 10/12/19
Awesome, necessary series
Absolutely loved how each episode took a different angle looking at the company. Listened to the whole thing in 2 days!
Paulapec via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/03/19
Never mind the singularity
AI is coming at us full speed. Never mind the Singularity sci-fi movies go on about. This is the real power of digital info. Giants lays it out methodically. More like this please!
Cuckolded again via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 09/29/19
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