Trailblazers Podcast

Join Walter Isaacson as he explores digital disruption and innovators using tech to enable human progress – at your own pace. Play any of the Trailblazers episodes here.
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Trailblazers host: Walter Isaacson

Trailblazers host: Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, former CNN chairman and CEO, is your guide through the narratives and nuances of Trailblazers. The acclaimed author of the New York Times bestseller "The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution" is also the president of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies organization.

20: There’s No Place Like a Smart Home

Duration 32:25

Devices in the home are talking to each other. You’ve no doubt heard of Nest. Now it’s time to hear …

01: Lights… Camera… Disruption

Duration 33:21

How the movie Jaws and a $40 late fee led to a complete disruption of the entertainment industry as we know it.