Web Masters

Aaron Dinin

Web Masters


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Web Masters is an original podcast that explores the history of the Internet through the stories of some of its most important innovators. In each episode, host Aaron Dinin, a serial entrepreneur and digital media scholar, talks with Internet entrepreneurs who created important websites, tools, services, and features. Some are hugely popular, some you’ve never heard of, and all of them have impacted everything you do online. You’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at how the Internet has enabled -- and continues to create -- some of the greatest business opportunities in history from the people who have proven they...

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Score: 5

Juliana Colant • The Post Athens Nov 17, 2020

"If origin stories, entrepreneurship and the internet fascinate you, listen to ‘Web Masters.’ ‘Web Masters’ weaves these themes together to form an entertaining podcast. Through interviews, listeners learn about people who paved the way for our internet today. Dinin uses an engaging and conversational style to bring to life their stories. They are motivating and inspiring to not only entrepreneurs, but anyone."

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Score: 4

Sebastian G Dec 17, 2020

"First time listening to the podcast. Alta Vista episode was interesting, especially how Alta Vista was incubated within a larger company and then defeated by the nimble startup called Google. Was fun to remover using Alta Vista and learning about the scaling problems I never really realized. I wish they talked more about the business model of early search engines. The audio quality of the interview wasn't great."

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