It's Mash-Up Week on BTR! On today's show, "Pop Culture Pirate" Elisa Kreisinger chats about copyright law and how the struggle of being a feminist consumer of media is real, and later the man behind the "Puglet" Kickstarter tells us what it's like to be a non-news story in the mainstream media.
It's Start-up Week on BTR! On today's show, Deepa Sood of Cuff joins us to talk about her line of "smart jewelry," Hudson Taylor of Athlete Ally explains how important the role of straight athletes are in the fight for equality in sports, Aaron Mandell of WaterFX tells us how his new brand of water desalination is helping solve California's drought problems, and Marcos Sanchez of App Annie breaks down the intense competition among messaging service start-ups.