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Twitter spinoff Bluesky is now open for public listings. Can her dreams of decentralization fix social media? We speak with the company’s CEO, Jay Graber. Next, New York Times reporter Erin Griffith on how Adobe’s failure to acquire Figma has spooked tech companies and disrupted Silicon Valley’s startup pipeline. And finally, updates on ancient scrolls and artificial intelligence, Google’s chatbots and the battle between record companies and TikTok.
“Hard Fork” is hosted by Kevin Rouse and Casey Newton and are produced by Davis Land and Rachel Conn. This episode has been edited Paula Szuchman. Engineering from Alyssa Moxley and original music by Dan Powell, Elisheba Ittoop, Marion Lozano and Rowan Niemisto. Check facts from Caitlin Love.
Special thanks to Pui-Wing Tam, Nell Gallogly, Kate LoPresti and Jeffrey Miranda.