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Papercuts Podcast: new books, new studio, new pod

Louisa, Kiran and Jenna are back with all the latest book news, reviews and gossip.

The Real Pod: There can only be one sole Survivor and we are fizzing

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Sam Stuchbury is making sure people take Gen-Z seriously

This week Simon talks to Sam Stuchbury, the only Kiwi who made this year's Forbes 30 under 30 Asia list.

The Real Pod: The Block NZ experiences a dramatic solar flare

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

‘We need to say, OK, what next?’ Jacinda Ardern on the impact of #MeToo

The PM calls for more ‘conversations around consent and healthy relationships’ in the wake of the post-Weinstein global outrage

Waterdeep Mountain High: School is Good, part 2

A fight-filled episode as our heroes try to destroy some book monsters while Forrest attempts to heal the heart of a lonely librarian. Also Alice has a wedding to get to.

SwipedOn is streamlining visitor management, from super yachts to petrol stations

Simon Pound talks to Hadleigh Ford of NZ visitor management system SwipedOn.

The Real Pod: The spooks are listening

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Welcome to Dietary Requirements: The Spinoff’s brand new food podcast

Dietary Requirements is our new monthly podcast in which we eat, drink and talk about it too.

Sunfed Foods is making meat-free ‘meat’ an option for everyone

This week Simon talks to Shama Lee of Sunfed Foods about how meat-free meats shouldn't just be for vegetarians and vegans.

The Real Pod: Surviving the last dance of heartbreak on… The Block

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Waterdeep Mountain High: School is good

Welcome back to Waterdeep Mountain High, a Dungeons & Dragons podcast set in a below average school in the mystical land of Faerun.

On the Rag: Remember how our prime minister had a baby?!

Listen to Alex Casey, Leonie Hayden and Michele A’Court tackle the past month in women, news and popular culture, with thanks to our friends at The Women’s Bookshop. 

The Business Chat: Cow models, self-flying planes, and single use plastic

In our monthly Business Chat special, Simon Pound speaks with Maria Slade of Callaghan Innovation and Rebecca Stevenson, business editor of The Spinoff, about the business stories making the news that month.

Papercuts Podcast: PANZ preview, books about mothers, and Anthony Bourdain RIP

Papercuts is here to give you both book goss and a pile of recommendations to get you through this wintery weather.

The hidden Auckland property where tech companies are born

An accidental innovation hub has become a $1 billion venture. If New Zealand wants to build a better standard of living for everyone we must replicate that magic, says Vic Crone.

The Real Pod: A scandalous yarn with MAFS AU legend Tracey Jewel

The Real Pod assembles with a very special guest to dissect the madness that was Married at First Sight Australia, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Bridgit Hawkins’ app is helping farmers save water, money and time

This week Simon is joined by Bridget Hawkins, CEO of Regen, an app helping to drive efficiency on farms.

The Real Pod: Evidently, fear is not a factor for Heartbreak Island

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

Robots, drones, and cows: exploring the agritech at Fieldays

The typical Kiwi farmer is swapping their roll of Number 8 wire for a smartphone and robotics. At Fieldays 2018 Angela Cuming discovered the technology and science solving many of the challenges facing the industry.

Waterdeep Mountain High, episode 4: The Smuggler’s Run, part two

“In Dungeons and Dragons are dogs, dogs? Or are they like, esteemed members of the community?”

Tim Lightbourne of Invivo wine talks branding, taking risks, and Graham Norton

This week Simon talks to Tim Lightbourne about how he built a wine company – with the help of Graham Norton.

The Real Pod: In which Heartbreak Island is an absolute mindfuck

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

How Dexibit is revolutionising museums and galleries using big data solutions

Simon Pound talks to Angie Judge about how she's changing a thousands of years-old industry.