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What to Think, Ep. 39: File-sharing frenemies

It’s interesting to watch executives compliment their competitors — because it always seems unbelievable. In the past week, that quirky behavior has played out left and right, before and after cloud file-sharing company Box’s initial public offering.

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What to Think Ep. 37: Can Marissa Mayer save Yahoo?

Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo has details on everything from Mayer’s first day at work to her showdowns with activist investors and truculent executives. We brought author Nicholas Carlson into the podcast studio to ask him our burning questions about Yahoo.

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What to Think, Ep. 30: How Google works

Jonathan Rosenberg, co-author of the new book How Google Works (along with Eric Schmidt), started at Google in 2002. He helped create some of the company’s most iconic products, including AdSense, Gmail, Android, and more.

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What to Think, Ep. 28: the tech & data Democrats use to win elections

Many Democratic and progressive political campaigns are using technology from a company called NGP VAN to improve their chances of victory. The company points out that its applications worked for President Obama’s campaigns, and now the tools are available for candidates running for any level of office.