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Jimmy Pitaro moved ESPN away from politics, controversy, and anything else that isn’t sports

Meet the man with an impossible job: cleaning up YouTube

Hulu CEO Randy Freer explains why Hulu never promoted its ad-free version

Disney+ will not be a “Netflix killer” because at this point, nothing can kill Netflix

Kickstarter co-founder Perry Chen’s advice to startup founders and investors: Don’t lie to each other

David Haskell has one of the hardest jobs in media: replacing a beloved magazine editor

Why is LinkedIn producing original journalism? LinkedIn editor-at-large Jessi Hempel explains.

AMC Networks boss Josh Sapan wants the people who make TV to look at the data — but not too much

Everyone in TV news goes for outrage. That makes it “ripe for disruption,” says former CNN reporter Jessica Yellin

Full Q&A: Brat co-founder Rob Fishman on Recode Media

The future of the podcast business isn’t advertising or subscriptions. It’s both.

CNN’s Brian Stelter says it’s “vital” for regular people to hold newsrooms accountable

In HBO’s Theranos documentary “The Inventor,” director Alex Gibney says Elizabeth Holmes was fooled by her own lies

Where to find Kara Swisher, Peter Kafka and your favorite Recode podcasts at SXSW

The New Yorker’s Jane Mayer says Congress should investigate if Trump ordered the DOJ’s AT&T-Time Warner lawsuit

Media startups trying to drive people to their websites are doing it wrong, says Overtime CEO Dan Porter

Meet J2’s Vivek Shah, the CEO quietly presiding over a $4 billion media business

Full Q&A: AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson on Recode Media

Why venture capital doesn’t work for everyone

Full Q&A: Fortune CEO Alan Murray on Recode Media

Full Q&A: Alex Blumberg and Matt Lieber explain why they sold Gimlet to Spotify

BuzzFeed layoffs show that “winter is here for digital news,” says former NYT editor Jill Abramson

NYU’s Jay Rosen says 2020’s political journalism will be even worse than 2016’s

Full Q&A: Axios business editor Dan Primack on newsletters, IPOs, and the economy in 2019

America desperately needs fiber internet, and the tech giants won’t save us

Full Q&A: Dotdash CEO Neil Vogel on Recode Media

The big business of being a social media star

Axios’ Jonathan Swan explains what the press gets wrong about the Trump administration

Recode has published 240 podcasts in 2018. Here are the 10 you really shouldn’t miss.

How to make a big company more innovative

How Twitch CEO Emmett Shear thinks about tech addiction

Netflix will get ads, predicts The Trade Desk CEO Jeff Green

Is the Daily Beast the new Gawker?

John Skipper, ESPN’s former president, is back ... at a rival sports media company.

‘The Front Runner’ director Jason Reitman says technology has taught today’s young people how to be great filmmakers

Taking a page from YouTube, Snap VP Nick Bell wants to find the next generation of media stars

Unlike some athletes, former NFL star Maurice Jones-Drew doesn’t want to be a venture capitalist

The media is responsible for President Trump and it still hasn’t learned from 2016, says Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi

Former Ticketmaster CEO Nathan Hubbard explains why live venues are leaving money on the table

Vanity Fair helped create ‘the celebrity industrial complex.’ VF Editor Radhika Jones wants to investigate it.