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Move over Lime. There’s a new Kiwi scooter company in town, and it’s pink

Business is Boring host talks to Flamingo Scooters co-founders Nick Hyland and Jacksen Love.

Actually Interesting: A machine can make decisions, but can it ever understand why?

In the second episode of Actually Interesting, The Spinoff’s new monthly podcast exploring the effect AI has on our lives, Russell Brown explores how aware machines really are.

Food podcast: Crispy bottoms and scones – a cross-cultural culinary journey

In this month's Dietary Requirements podcast we're joined by comedian Pax Assadi to discuss the merits (or lack thereof) of white people food.

Politics podcast: Simon Bridges, you, and the Ihumātao groundswell

The Gone By Lunchtime team feast on the political morsels of the month. including the National conference and a challenge over Ihumātao. Plus: a new jingle.

Papercuts episode: Three women on ‘Three Women’

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass.

The start-up bringing Māori and Pasifika stories to life with a bit of light and magic

Business is Boring host talks to Vaka Interactiv CEO and co-founder Jesse Armstrong.

Councillor Penny Hulse: We’ve failed to represent the diversity of Auckland

For Auckland host Timothy Giles talks to longtime Auckland councillor Penny Hulse about her time in council, why she's stepping down and her hopes for the future.

The Real Pod: Mourning the death of Love Island NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Meet the big cheese from Clevedon Buffalo Company

This week Simon Pound talks to Clevedon Buffalo Company co-founder Helen Dorresteyn.

The Real Pod: Mercury is in retrograde, just ask The Block NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

For Auckland: Grace Stratton on how accessibility is more than just building ramps

Timothy Giles speaks to Grace Stratton about accessibility in fashion and in life, for the latest episode of For Auckland.

The Offspin: Grasping at straws after the greatest ever cricket game

The Offspin podcast tries to make sense of the greatest cricket game of all time, and not seeing the Black Caps win it.

The doctor who created a kānuka honey gel proven to treat cold sores

This week, Simon Pound talks to Dr Shaun Holt, creator of Honevo, a kānuka honey treatment for cold sores.

The Real Pod: Bad Block bathrooms and brave Bigfoot hunters

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

The Real Pod: The fiery return of Gizzy Hard to The Block NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Container Door: How a career bringing goods out of China became a business

This week Simon Pound talks to Ben Nathan, CEO and founder of Container Door.

Politics podcast: We shall reshuffle you

Ben, Annabelle and Toby reassess their portfolios and issue a desperate plea to listeners.

The AI chatbot app helping people get the mental health services they need

Simon Pound talks to Angela Lim, co-founder and CEO of a free, online mental health platform called Clearhead.

The Real Pod: The walls come down as the wheels come off The Block NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Papercuts Podcast: Celestial reads for Matariki

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass.

Dietary Requirements podcast: We get hungry for hāngī in this Matariki special

We're joined by hāngī master Rewi Spraggon and his co-owner in The Māori Kitchen, Ganesh Raj, to mark Matariki, the Māori new year. 

The Aussie venture capitalist investing in NZ businesses

Simon Pound talks to John Henderson, a partner at one of Australasia's leading VC firms, Airtree.

The Real Pod: When the dance floor closes, a firehouse door opens

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Actually Interesting podcast: A.I. is everywhere – we just don’t notice it

In the first episode of The Spinoff’s new monthly podcast, Actually Interesting, Russell Brown explores the world of A.I. and the way it’s already affecting our lives.