Y Combinator

We talk with people who are shaping the future. A show about technology in business, research, and art.


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#111 - Jake Klamka and Kevin Hale

Jake Klamka founded Insight. Insight provides intensive 7 week professional training fellowships in fields such as data science and data engineering. Insight was in the YC Winter 2011 batch.


 06 February 2019  48m

#110 - Avni Patel Thompson and Kat Manalac

Avni Patel Thompson founded Poppy, which helped parents book the best caregivers. They went through the YC Winter 2016 batch and recently shut down. Avni asked to come on the podcast to talk about what the process of shutting down was like.


 30 January 2019  52m

#109 - Samantha Bradshaw

Samantha Bradshaw is a researcher at the Computational Propaganda Project and a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute. She’s been tracking the phenomenon of political manipulation through social media.


 23 January 2019  34m

#108 - Cindy Mi and Qi Lu

Cindy Mi is the founder and CEO of VIPKID. VIPKID is a 1-on-1 teaching platform where children in China learn english from North American teachers. Qi Lu is the CEO of YC China and Head of YC Research.


 16 January 2019  59m

#107 - Vinod Khosla and Sam Altman

Vinod Khosla is the founder of Khosla Ventures, a firm focused on assisting entrepreneurs to build impactful new energy and technology companies. Previously he was the founding CEO of Sun Microsystems.


 09 January 2019  35m

#106 - Frank Lantz

Frank Lantz is a game designer and Director of the NYU Game Center. He cofounded Area/Code Games and most recently released a game called Universal Paperclips in which you’re an AI that makes paperclips.


 20 December 2018  1h9m

#105 - Reham Fagiri and Kalam Dennis

Reham Fagiri and Kalam Dennis are the founders of AptDeco, where you can buy and sell used furniture.


 14 December 2018  55m

#104 - Leonard Susskind

Leonard Susskind is a professor of theoretical physics at Stanford University and he’s regarded as one of the fathers of string theory.


 06 December 2018  1h6m

#103 - Michael Seibel

Michael Seibel is a partner and the CEO of YC. In this episode Michael comments on five of his essays.


 28 November 2018  58m

#102 - Andrew Kortina

Andrew Kortina is the cofounder of Venmo and Fin. Fin is a high quality, on-demand, personal assistant and executive assistant service.


 20 November 2018  1h9m