Evan Williams, Cofounder, Medium & Twitter, discusses how to build world-chaning startups. Williams is in conversation with Steven Levy, Senior Writer, WIRED.
Steven Levy has been covering the digital revolution for more than 25 years. Before joining WIRED in 2008, he was chief technology correspondent at Newsweek. He is the author of seven books, most recently the New York Times best seller In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives. Other books include Insanely Great, on the history of Apple's Macintosh computer, and Hackers, which was named the best tech book of the PC era by PC Magazine.
Ev Williams is the Founder and CEO of Medium as well as the Founder of Blogger, and Co-founder of Twitter. He founded Blogger while working at Google, which he left Google in 2004 to launch the podcasting service Odeo. Twitter spun out from Odeo in 2006 as a side project. He makes systems that encourage typing and thinking and his ventures have connected billions of people along the way.