TOP tech podcasts to boost your expertise in 2022

Milda Jokubaitė

January 13, 2022


The tech world is constantly evolving, and it's sometimes difficult to keep track of all the new inventions and breakthroughs happening. Luckily, there's one effective way to promptly get the latest industry updates - listening to podcasts. Often released monthly, weekly, or even more often, podcasts are an excellent choice for anyone who wants to brush up on their tech knowledge and, be able to save time while doing it as they allow you to not actively engage and multitask while listening, e.g., like listening while driving or cleaning. So in this blog, we've compiled a list of our TOP tech podcasts that are worth adding to your playlist.

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For those who just started in tech

“Tech Talker”

If you find it challenging to navigate the digital world, then “Tech Talker” is a perfect starting point to get valuable insights into the technology around you. This podcast will provide you with valuable tips that help you leverage technology in a fun, useful, and accessible way for all aspects of life.

Why listen: Quick and to-the-point tips and tricks podcast that will help to navigate the digital world better.

Topics covered: From explaining the use of different gadgets, apps, and software, to safeguarding your personal data, money-saving tips, and risks of the digital world.

Length: 5 minutes.

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, SoundCloud.

“Talking Tech”

This podcast is a great source if you’re struggling with getting timely updates on the latest tech news. The “Talking Tech” show brings daily, consumer-oriented tech news, gadgets, and app reviews, detailed host insights, and crystal clear explanations about the latest tech advancements.

Why listen: Short and detailed news about everything happening in the tech world.

Topics covered: Latest tech news, innovations, app and gadget reviews.

Length: 2-10 minutes.

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, SoundCloud.

For those who want to stay up-to-date

“TED Tech”

There's no doubt, you all have heard of the “TED” community and their conferences devoted to spreading and sharing meaningful ideas. “Ted Tech” podcast is definitely one of the most powerful, inspiring, and entertaining podcasts about the latest cutting-edge technologies happening around the world. This short-in-time podcast is a must-listen for anyone interested in tech and its impact on society, science, design, business, and more.

Why listen: Very inspirational and short podcasts about the latest tech innovations: from biotechnologies to robots, from transportation to AI, and more.

Topics covered: Everything tech-related, from the surveillance to the biotechnologies, robots, NASA tech, and more.

Length: 10 minutes.

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts.

“Daily Tech News Show”

If you're consumed with a hunger for more tech knowledge, you’ll definitely like this podcast. The “Daily Tech News Show” helps to stay on top of everything that's happening in the tech world. In this podcast, even the most complex information is presented in a simple and, easy to digest manner that even the tech beginners will grasp. Episodes resemble the 30-minutes evening news and, as the name suggests - drops daily. Each story comes with a quick dash of insight and analysis, making the experience both efficient and rich.

Why listen: It provides clear and concentrated information about everything that's cooking in the tech industry daily. Moreover, it is available in audio and video formats.

Topics covered: Latest updates about tech world innovations, events, and people.

Length: 3-45 minutes.

Listen on: Youtube, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music.

“Gadget Lab: Weekly Tech News”

If listening to tech news daily is not for you, try weekly roundups on “Gadget Lab: Weekly Tech News”. This podcast covers the most important tech stories of the week, backed by prominent tech industry experts. Share their insights about the topics and offer recommendations on tech-related media you should consume if you want to dig a little deeper.

Why listen: Expert hosts and their guests provide entertaining and well-explained news about the latest tech trends.

Topics covered: The podcast covers various tech-related topics: from social media to shopping habits, from electric cars to the technologies in government, from well-known tech corporations to gadgets reviews, and more.

Length: 25-60 minutes.

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music.

For those looking to improve

“Accidental Tech Podcast”

As the title implies, an “Accidental Tech Podcast” was created by three geeky friends who were trying to do a car show. However, the original idea developed into a popular show where hosts discuss all tech-related topics, from “Apple” products and programming to the latest news. So if you are an advanced tech user or a developer, this might be the perfect fit for you.

Why listen: The podcast is hosted by three developers who know the technology behind the scenes. It's presented in a friendly manner which creates the feeling like your closest friend is informing you.

Topics covered: From “Apple” products to programming issues to the latest tech innovations.

Length: 90-180 minutes.

Listen on: Accidental Tech Podcast website, Apple Podcasts.

“Coding Over Cocktails”

This podcast tackles issues that enterprises often face as they manage the process of digital transformation, integration of applications, low-code apps development, data management, and business process automation.

Why listen: It is Pandora's box for CEOs, developers, and C-level specialists who want to improve their company's performance, product, or service quality.

Topics covered: This podcast covers many topics of interest to tech companies, from design issues to application development, process optimization, and much more.

Length: 30-45 minutes.

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud.

For those who want to build a tech company

“How I Built This”

Perfect choice for those who’re looking for inspiration to take the first step and start their own start-up or tech company. “How I built this” is an interview-based podcast telling the stories of entrepreneurs who've done incredible things and grown businesses beyond their own wildest dreams. Moreover, most stories bring ideas and lessons learned that can be applied to businesses of various types and sizes.

Why listen: It shares real-life experiences of well-known global companies, gives insights and valuable advice for founders.

Topics covered: It points out the company's success factors and uncovers the struggles, challenges, and pivots company founders had to overcome to build such a great company.

Length: 30- 90 minutes

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, SoundCloud.

“Masters of Scale”

“Masters of Scale” shows how businesses grow from small startups to globally recognized companies. During the show, the world's most successful entrepreneurs - from “Google” to “Netflix”, “Spotify” to “Dropbox”, reflect on their journeys to success. Packed with honest stories, tips, and podcast guests' advice, “Masters Of Scale” gives you valuable lessons and insights that can help you turn your business ideas into reality.

Why listen: Get inspired by the world's greatest entrepreneurs and gain valuable tips from Silicon Valley companies and beyond to help you take the next step in your career.

Topics covered: This podcast includes such topics as entrepreneurship, leadership, management, fundraising, and strategy.

Length: 30-60 minutes

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music.