Marketplace Tech Report

Marketplace Tech is a daily 4-minute show exploring how technology is shaping our lives.

Recent Episodes

10-07-2015 Marketplace Tech - Microsoft's new hardware

Airing on Wednesday, October 7, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Microsoft's big new hardware event with Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate VP of Window and Devices Group at Microsoft; and the return of one of Reddit's co-founders. 

10-06-15 Marketplace Tech - Double CEO

Airing on Tuesday, October 6, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Microsoft's newest phones; news that Jack Dorsey will serve as Twitter CEO; and a possible bus strike in San Francisco.

10-05-2015 Marketplace Tech - Netflix in the sky

Airing on Monday, October 5, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Netflix teaming up with airlines to offer streaming on certain flights; new tech used to date 170,000 year old fossils; and we'll take a look at digital breadcrumbs possibly left on 4chan by the Oregon gunman.

10-02-2015 Marketplace Tech - The ad drain

Airing on Friday, October 2, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the data train of ads when viewing news sites on mobile; and Ina Fried, senior editor at Re/code, joins us to play Silicon Tally.

10-01-15 Marketplace Tech - Yelp vs. Michelin stars

Airing on Thursday, October 1, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the challenge of running two companies at once; why Google wants its cars to drive less perfectly; and why Michelin stars are a great honor, but not as helpful to the average diner as Yelp.

09-30-2015 Marketplace Tech - Tech-savvy art

Airing on Wednesday, September 30, 2015: On today's show, we'll have a look at two new Nexus phones; we'll talk about experiencing tech-savvy art IRL at Bitforms Gallery in Manhattan; and we'll hear from Andy Weir, author of "The Martian."