Mediapocalypse Now, a16z's Chris Dixon defends crypto and HatGPT
As technology platforms, advertising markets and artificial intelligence reshape the Internet, newsrooms and publishers are once again being hit with layoffs. Kevin Roose and Casey Newton have ideas for solutions. Then, one of the most influential investors in crypto companies explains where the industry went wrong, and why he still thinks blockchain is the future. And finally, a roundup of HatGPT with the week's tech headlines, including a spicy LinkedIn post and an AI test that upsets Kevin and Casey's sense of reality.
The “hard fork” is hosted Kevin Roose And casey newton and produced by Davis Land And Rachel Cohn, Who edits the show? jane point, by engineering chris wood and original music by dan powell, elisheba ittup And marion lozano, by fact-checking Caitlin Love,
special thanks to Paula Schuchman,pui-wing tam, nell gallogly, kate lopresti And jeffrey miranda,