Recode Decode: Microsoft President Brad Smith (Live at Code 2018)

Decoder with Nilay Patel

0:00
00:38:54
10
10

Recode Decode: Microsoft President Brad Smith (Live at Code 2018)

Decoder with Nilay Patel

Brad Smith, the president of Microsoft, talks with Recode’s Kara Swisher at the 2018 Code Conference. Smith reflects on what Microsoft learned from losing the U.S. Justice Department’s antitrust lawsuit in 2001, which broke the company up. He explains what tech companies that are in the crosshairs today should be thinking about their responsibility to the public. He also talks about how Microsoft has become politically active in the Trump era, particularly around immigration. He predicts a “tough summer” ahead if no compromise can be reached on the Obama-era immigration policy DACA. Plus: How Microsoft thinks about artificial intelligence, the Facebook hearings and diversity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Episodes
Date
Duration
Recommended episodes :

YouTube's Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan on the algorithm, monetization, and future for creators

Decoder with Nilay Patel

Chuck Todd on why Meet the Press can’t survive on just one platform

Decoder with Nilay Patel

How Blackstone became the darling of grill TikTok with CEO Roger Dahle

Decoder with Nilay Patel

The podcast Decoder with Nilay Patel has been added to your home screen.

Brad Smith, the president of Microsoft, talks with Recode’s Kara Swisher at the 2018 Code Conference. Smith reflects on what Microsoft learned from losing the U.S. Justice Department’s antitrust lawsuit in 2001, which broke the company up. He explains what tech companies that are in the crosshairs today should be thinking about their responsibility to the public. He also talks about how Microsoft has become politically active in the Trump era, particularly around immigration. He predicts a “tough summer” ahead if no compromise can be reached on the Obama-era immigration policy DACA. Plus: How Microsoft thinks about artificial intelligence, the Facebook hearings and diversity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Subscribe Install Share
Decoder with Nilay Patel

Thank you for your subscription

For a better experience, also consider installing the application.

Install