Oscillas Podcast Picks

The Holiday season is in full swing and if you haven’t already found your favorite Tech Podcast to subscribe to then you’re probably wondering where to begin your audio addiction. Luckily, we’re in the business of helping you (and your company) succeed, so we’ve selected Podcasts we enjoy and compiled them here for you to discover! Each Podcast covers unique topics ranging from Hackers and AWS to Elizabeth Holmes and the Moon. We’re sure that with the 7+ hours of content that we’ve selected you’ll find one you love, too.  

Darknet Diaries

EP 40 | No Parking 60:28

“Darknet Diaries is a podcast covering true stories from the dark side of the Internet. Stories about hackers, defenders, threats, malware, botnets, breaches, and privacy. The show is created by Jack Rhysider. Jack created the show because he wanted a show like this to exist but couldn’t find one. So, he made it. The first episode was released in October 2017.”

Malicious Life

EP 7 | Stuxnet Part 1 33:19 

“Malicious Life by Cybereason exposes the human and financial powers operating under the surface that make cybercrime what it is today. Malicious Life explores the people and the stories behind the cybersecurity industry and its evolution. Host Ran Levi interviews hackers and industry experts, discussing the hacking culture of the 1970s and 80s, the subsequent rise of viruses in the 1990s and today’s advanced cyber threats.”

Screaming in the Cloud

EP 59 | Rebuilding AWS S3 in a Weekend with Valentino Volonghi 36

“Screaming in the Cloud with Corey Quinn features conversations with domain experts in the world of Cloud Computing. Topics discussed include AWS, GCP, Azure, Oracle Cloud, and the “why” behind how businesses are coming to think about the Cloud.”

Omega Tau

EP 146 | Container Shipping 2:35:02

“How do scientists uncover phenomena and explain their connections? How do engineers design machines, methods and infrastructure? At omega tau, experts give detailed answers. Over the last ten years, we have produced 300 episodes in which we dug deeper, until we ran out of questions. Join us on our journey through the world of science and engineering: the closer you look and listen, the more interesting things get.”

Reply All

EP 104 | The Case of the Phantom Caller 37:08

“Gimlet Creative has produced and published more than a dozen branded podcasts, for brands ranging from CPG and fashion to travel and finance. Our team is a group of creative strategists, marketers, project managers, producers, designers, and engineers.”

13 Minutes to the Moon

EP 1 | We Choose to go 45

“How the first moon landing was saved. The full story of the people who made Apollo 11 happen and prevented it from going badly wrong. Theme music by Hans Zimmer. Episodes released weekly.”

The Dropout

EP 1 | Myth Making 48 

“Money. Romance. Tragedy. Deception. The story of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos is an unbelievable tale of ambition and fame gone terribly wrong. How did the world’s youngest self-made female billionaire lose it all in the blink of an eye? How did the woman once heralded as “the next Steve Jobs” find herself facing criminal charges — to which she pleaded not guilty — and up to 20 years in jail? How did her technology, meant to revolutionize healthcare, potentially put millions of patients at risk? And how did so many smart people get it so wrong along the way? A three-year investigation. Hosted by ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis.”

Arms Control Wonk

EP | South Korean Missile Tracking 22:11

“Founded in 2004 by Jeffrey Lewis, Arms Control Wonk was the first blog on arms control, disarmament and nonproliferation. It has since been a home to everything that is “too wonky or obscene” for publication about nuclear weapons. The site now features thirty-plus contributors with an archive of over three thousand articles.”

QTS has made their Podcast debut this month highlighting “The QTS Experience.”

The QTS Experience

EP 1 | What is the QTS Experience? 5:17

“Everybody relies on data, it’s the commodity of the whole world. Think about it. What business, artist, industry, or interest group isn’t creating, using, moving, or enhancing data? On this show, we will satisfy your curiosity as we talk about the infrastructure, people, and ideas that help us bring that experience together – and where it’s going.”

To wrap up this list we couldn’t leave out…

MSP Ignition!

EP 13 | The Culture Conundrum 36:03 

“In this episode of MSP Ignition, Eric sits down with Chris Kaiser CEO of C-Squared Computing. The duo chatted about culture in the tech space and how it can determine who MSPs hire and take on as clients.”