• QUOTES
    7 Weirdest Elon Musk Quotes of the Week

    Elon Musk has had a big week. He’s launched the world’s most powerful rocket into space, given investors an update on his electric car company, and charted a course for the future of autonomous vehicles. It’s safe to say the Tesla and SpaceXCEO has been feeling the pressure, and so he’s been letting his weirder side shine through in […]

  • Did Clinton’s cupboards lose her the presidency? – podcasts of the week

     ‘I want to be spontaneous and authentic and maybe a little likeable…’ Hillary Clinton is back on With Her. Photograph: Matt Rourke/AP Pick of the week: With Her Hillary Clinton’s podcast With Her (iTunes) followed her campaign trail from the inside – and now she’s back with a two-part interview about what went wrong. Clinton-friendly host Max […]

  • Being an absolute boss: podcasts of the week

    It’s podday (what do you think of podday? I’ve just made it up and am trying to go with it), the day where all your podcasting dreams come true. It is also my birthday week, hooray! In the Slaney household, a birthday week means anyone who has a birthday coming up can be Veruca Salt […]

  • Depression, opportunity and that life abroad – podcasts of the week

    Hear here is here. Hooray! Now, first things first. An incredible number of people have subscribed to this column. What a joy that there are so many of you who love the medium as much I do. If you’ve emailed in with your recommendations, I promise I’ll listen to them – I’ve made an excel […]

  • Peace, love and houseplants: podcasts of the week

    Tissues at the ready! Illustration: Rowan Slaney Welcome back to Hear Here! This week has been a bit of a downer for me (not including the most excellent Penguin Day). My cat died for one thing (RIP Bosley-Ann) and I’ve been working with people who struggle needlessly because of ideology; it’s all made me very […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Etsy, ZenPayroll Made Headlines This Week

    Etsy, the online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, made headlines this week by officially launching its IPO. This means that the website will have to work hard to keep both its stockholders and its sellers happy. But Etsy isn’t the only company making changes. ZenPayroll also announced a new round of funding recently. And […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Amazon Said to Be Piloting Teams With a 30-Hour Work Week

    HIGHLIGHTS Entire team, including managers, would work reduced hours Their salaries will be lower than 40-hour workers The program could also help to tackle Amazon’s diversity problem Amazon.com will soon launch a program to experiment with a 30-hour workweek for select employees. The program will have a few technical teams made up entirely of part-time […]

  • PODCASTS
    Labour Weekend listening: RNZ’s top podcasts of the week

    Photo: RNZ Hitting the road for Labour Weekend can be, well, a bit like hard labour. You know what’s ahead: The traffic, the frustration, the whining of children or friends, the arguments. And more traffic. But RNZ has got your back. There is a way to escape while you are stuck on the road or […]

  • Fantasy Football Today Podcast: Week 6 winners and losers

    Subscribe for free!: iTunes | Google Play | RSS | Stitcher | TuneIn We’re recapping an exciting Week 6 that featured an epic comeback in Houston, a huge game from Case Keenum, a stinker from Aaron Rodgers, a blatant pass interference that wasn’t called and of course a lot of Fantasy takeaways. If you want […]

  • Podcast: Reaction to The Big 12’s decision on expansion & Week 7 recap

    By Bruce Feldman and Stewart MandelOct 17, 2016 at 9:42p ET Bruce and Stew react to The Big 12’s decision not to expand and what it means for everyone else; Ohio State’s offense is mortal (19:15); Alabama dominant over Tennessee (22:30); Playoff scenarios with different SEC champs(27:00); Could Washington still make playoff with one loss? […]