Released June 28th, 2021
Marc Andreessen - Making the Future
Marc is a co-founder of Andreessen Horowitz and a Silicon Valley icon. Marc was also an early pioneer of the internet, and at the age of 22 built Mosaic, which was the first widely adopted web browser. We cover how software is making the world better, how slow sectors like education, healthcare, and housing are eating the economy, and Marc’s vision for the future of A16Z.
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New Upstarts In An Old Industry
A cross-over discussion between Ben Horowitz and CAA's Michael Ovitz that dives into the founding story and origins of a16z.
The Cost Disease in Healthcare
Marc Andreesen and General Partner Vijay Pande explain why healthcare, education and housing is so expensive and how technology is the cure.
Marc Andreessen - Lessons, Predictions, and Recommendations from an Icon
A 2016 conversation that covers Marc's rules of investing, AI, and his favorite media products amongst many other topics.
Why Software Is Eating The World
The original ground-breaking article outlining how software was disrupting and taking over the world.
Every Company is Becoming Software
Jay Kreps details his view that there are more software defined businesses now due to the uptick of software used in business.
It's Time To Build
A timely imperative for civilization to get back to building and making things happen through a culture of production.
How Tech Can Build
Ben Thompson's reaction to Marc Andreessen's "Time to Build" article.
Technology Saves The World
A succinct summary of technology's impact during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pmarchive: Marc's Blog Archive Collection
An archive of the best articles from Marc Andreessen's original
Buckminster Fuller: Thinking Out Loud
A documentary about the life's work of the inventor, visionary, and thinker that influenced the origins of Marc's software thesis.
Interview: Marc Andreessen, VC and tech pioneer
Ten questions about technology and the future covering automation, U.S. institutions, social media, competition from China, crypto, and VCs.
Observer Effect: Marc Andreessen
A written interview on Marc's thoughts about productivity, goals, systems, processes, and much more.
Hallucination vs. Vision, Selling Your Art in the Real World
A transcribed interview with Marc and director Brian Koppelman on the parallels between each of their industries.
Chart of the day…. or century?
Economist Mark Perry tracks the price movement of major industries since 2000, showing the disconnect between TV's and tuition costs.
The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building A Business When There Are No Easy Answers
A16Z co-founder Ben Horowitz narrates his journey, lessons, and reflections in starting and running businesses.
The Case against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money
Bryan Caplan argues the primary function of education is not to enhance students' skills but to signal the qualities of a good employee.