Shuffle for fans

Thunder Nerds

Technology • Arts

A conversation with the people behind the technology, that love what they do… and do tech good.

Popular episodes

289 – ⚱️ The Digitization of Deathcare with Faisal Abid

Oct 10 • 01:01:21

In this episode, we talk with Faisal Abid: Speaker, Entrepreneur, Google Developer Expert, and co-founder of Eirene cremations. Eirene provides high-quality, affordable cremation services. Eirene allows families to plan an affordable cremation entirely online or over the phone. Leveraging technology to help provide a better funeral experience to families. Additionally, Fai...

288 – ⚖️ Digital Ethics, Rights & Responsibilities with Ali Rizvi

Oct 10 • 01:05:52

In this episode, we talk with Ali Rizvi, Vice President of Product Management at Star2Star, a Sangoma company. We discuss digital ethics, rights & responsibilities of technology companies such as Facebook. There are many aspects to how these entities influence our political climate and unnaturally distort social behavior. Some of the social media algorithms are presented t...

287 – 🧠 Learning in Public with SWYX

Oct 3 • 01:01:33

In this episode, we talk with SWYX, author, speaker, podcaster, and learning in public evangelist. We dive into his career history in finance and how he transitioned into development. We also discuss the challenges of Developer Experience, the advantages of learning in public, and lessons learned from podcasting. Additionally, we get a musical performance from SWYX himself....

286 – 🌩️ Effective Conflict Resolution with Joshua Mauldin

Sep 19 • 56:12

In this episode, we get to talk with design director and conflict resolution expert Joshua Mauldin. We discuss the most effective techniques for conflict resolution, how to establish trust, and employ empathy. Joshua explains when we should use a third-party mediator, start a conversation with safety checks and lead a talk with facts. Additionally, we dive into disaster re...

285 – 🎯 Essential Marketing Strategies with David Portnowitz

Jul 30 • 01:02:41

In this episode, we get to talk with David Portnowitz, Chief Marketing Officer at Star2Star, a Sangoma company. We discuss Star2Star, their solutions, and how they’re providing services that address the challenges of our new normal. We also delve into Marketing in the 20s and leverage the lessons learned from 2020 to ready business for the future. Additionally, we evaluate...

284 – 2021 ❤️ Conf-amigues 4 Life

Jul 10 • 01:05:32

In this episode, we get to talk with Baskar Rao Dandlamudi, Santosh Hari, Super Di, Faisal Abid, Sivamuthu Kumar, Todd Libby, Vincent Tang, Tessa, Jared Rhodes, and Stacy Devino. It all began with a tweet; we should do a show where we connect with some of our best conference friends and have a virtual conference… So we did, check it out ❤️...

283 – 🔊 Voice Content And Usability with Preston So

Jun 27 • 01:01:52

In this episode, we get to talk with Preston So, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Oracle. We talk to Preston about his new book VOICE CONTENT AND USABILITY. We discuss the concepts of building conversational designs that are ethical, accessible, and usable....

282 – 🪴 How To Grow Your Own Digital Garden with Maggie Appleton

Jun 14 • 56:57

In this episode, we get to speak with Maggie Appleton, Art Director & UX Designer at We discuss the ethos of Digital Gardening and the value of cultivating ideas in public. We also dive into Maggie’s digital anthropology work and discuss how visual metaphors better shape our understanding of technology....

281 – 💻 Empowering Women in Tech with Arit Amana

May 16 • 01:02:28

In this episode, we get to speak with Arit Amana: Software Engineer, Founder, Writer, Mentor, and Conference Speaker. We discuss Arit’s day-to-day as a Software Engineer and her career journey. We also dive into Arit’s organization, a nonprofit online program that empowers early-career & career-changing Women in Tech!...

280 – 🎹 R&D Content Engineering with Joey deVilla

May 8 • 01:02:08

In this episode, we get to speak with Joey deVilla: Tech Evangelist, Author, Senior R&D Content Engineer, and rock and roll accordionist. We discuss Joey’s new job at Auth0, what it takes to be an R&D Content Engineer, and an array of super cool technologies....

Check out similar podcasts

Real Famous
Plein Air
Deliverability Defined
Alyssa Dulin & Melissa Lambert
TwitterBlogCareersPress KitCommunity GuidelinesTerms of ServicePrivacy Policy
© 2021 Akora Labs, Inc.