Dec 7, 2022
Episode 120: Cindy CohnThe Priv8 Podcast this week welcomes Cindy Cohn, Executive Director of Electronic Frontier Foundation, an international non-profit digital rights group based in San Francisco, California. Join us for a deep dive on ways to fix the Internet, the global encryption debate, defending freedom of speech, and why privacy is a human right.
Nov 30, 2022
Episode 119: Carlos SalasThis week, host Derek E. Silva welcomes NordLayer Engineering Manager Carlos Salas. Join us for a deep dive into VPNs, next-generation encryption, how to prevent crypto jacking, and the future of cyber security.
Nov 16, 2022
Episode 118: Stephen SemmelrothWe are joined by Avant Communications' Cyber VP, Stephen Semmelroth, a world-class security expert. In the Army, Stephen served in Afghanistan and the Army's Cyber Corps, where he led a team of cyberspace experts to defend US assets across an entire continent. Stephen broke his back, leaving him paralyzed, and he had to relearn how to walk. In this fascinating discussion, we discuss military intelligence, code-breaking, how to think like a hacker, cyber security fear factors, and more.
Nov 9, 2022
Episode 117: Seth for PrivacyThis week Derek E. Silva joins Seth for Privacy, an educator and activist who hosts the Opt Out podcast. In this episode, we dive in to discuss data protection and sovereignty in the digital world, why privacy matters, and we explore open source tools that support Internet freedom.
Nov 2, 2022
Episode 116: John PallerThis week host Derek E. Silva joins John Paller, Founder and Steward of Opolis, a digital employment cooperative. John is also the founder of ETHDenver, the largest Ethereum hackathon in the world. We take a deep dive into how Opolis is building a next generation ecosystem, democratizing employment, and the future of HR tech.
Oct 26, 2022
Episode 115: Suman KanugantiThis week host Derek E. Silva joins Suman Kanuganti, co-founder and CEO of Personal.ai, a new collaboration network that enables a creators community to access creators time, knowledge, and creativity via their personal ai. A great conversation on AI in Web3, reimagining the creator economy, and building a digital version of your mind with a private memory stack.
Oct 19, 2022
Episode 114: Ty SmithThis week host Derek E. Silva joins Ty Smith, founder and CEO of Coinbound, a leading crypto marketing agency helping Web3 brands go viral. We take a deep dive into the best growth marketing hacks, how to build a community online, and the future of NFTs.
Oct 12, 2022
Episode 113: Vuk JanosevicThis week host Derek E. Silva joins Vuk Janosevic, the co-founder and CEO of Blindnet. This privacy startup builds software designed to help businesses pursue their goals while keeping their customer's data private. We take a deep dive into automated privacy intelligence, dynamic data governance, and building trust through digital privacy.
Oct 5, 2022
Episode 112: Sanjay RajashekarThis week host Derek E. Silva joins Sanjay Rajashekar, the Co-founder of Smarthub AI, which is a software edge solution that simplifies your complex edge infrastructure and makes it way more intelligent. We take a deep dive into IT solutions for complex digital infrastructures, current IoT cybersecurity risks, and why edge computing is key to a decentralized future.
Sep 28, 2022
Episode 111: Max HowellThis week host Derek E. Silva joins Max Howell, Creator of Brew and current CEO of Tea, an open source solution building a new framework for the Internet. We take a deep dive into his early days at Apple, the open source revolution, and how tea is creating the tools that developers need to keep on building.