Richard Hendricks is a shy, reclusive programmer who works at a large internet company called Hooli. He is also developing a music app called Pied Piper in a live-in startup business incubator run by entrepreneur Erlich Bachman . In the show you follow the trials and tribulations of a tech startup with other companies attempting to steal the code or sue them for the algorithm. Highly entertaining and extremely amusing, you find yourself wishing them to succeed despite their own limitations. and mistakes.