Marketplace Tech Report

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

Recent Episodes

Marketplace Tech for Friday, July 29, 2016

On today's show, we'll interview Kickstarter CEO Yancey Strickler about the economic impact of his crowdfunding site; chat with an attendee at the Democratic National Convention who crowfunded her way to the event; and look at why Airbnb is at the DNC. 

Marketplace Tech for Thursday, July 28, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about a new biometric, fingerprint-activated credit card that's aimed at decreasing credit card fraud; Amazon's plans to test delivery drones in the U.K.; and new imaging technology that could help doctors get a more detailed view of patients' brains. 

Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, July 27, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Facebook's future in the video space; look at what Verizon learned from the strike its workers went on in the spring; and interview Andy Walshe, a performance consultant who helps athletes win big.

Marketplace Tech for Tuesday, July 26, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Apple's anticipated earnings report; the possibility that Russia may have been behind the hack on the Democratic National Committee; and a rise in the number of young travelers. 

Marketplace Tech for Monday, July 25, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about a Yahoo-Verizon deal; interview author David Sheff about his book "Game Over: How Nintendo Conquered the World"; and speak to people who are still fond of VCRs.

Marketplace Tech for Friday, July 22, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the murder of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch by her brother, along with similar cases happening in the country. Plus, we'll play this week's Silicon Tally with Erika Bergman, the co-founder of Global Engineering and Exploration Counselors.