Marketplace Tech Report

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

Recent Episodes

08-28-2015 Marketplace Tech – Police Drones

Airing on Friday, August 28, 2015: On today's show, a North Dakota law that allows police to use drones to deploy non-lethal weapons. Plus, on this week’s edition of Silicon Tally, Ben tries to stump Ian Bogost, professor of media studies and interactive computing at Georgia Tech, on the latest numbers in tech news. 

08-27-2015 Marketplace Tech - The Future of GameStop

Airing on Thursday, August 27, 2015: On today's show,  gaming retailer GameStop reports earnings. The world's largest personal asset manager, BlackRock,  is turning to robots to give clients financial advise. Plus, a conversation with a security researcher in Australia who may change the way you think about the Ashley Madison data hack. 

08-27-2015 Marketplace Tech - The Future of GameStop

Airing on Thursday, August 27, 2015: On today's show,  gaming retailer GameStop reports earnings. The world's largest personal asset manager, BlackRock,  is turning to robots to give clients financial advise. Plus, a conversation with a security researcher in Australia who may change the way you think about the Ashley Madison data hack. 

08-26-2015 Marketplace Tech - Cellphones and the new rules of behavior

Airing on Tuesday, August 26, 2015: On today's show, the impact of market volatility on tech startups; the implications of the new court ruling that the Federal Trade Commission has the authority to regulate data security.  Plus, a look at the ways our smartphones are changing the way we behave in public. 

08-25-2015 Marketplace Tech - Windows 95 turns 20

Airing on Tuesday, August 25, 2015: On today's show, how swings in the stock market impact startups and investors. Also, a look at how Windows 95 compares to Windows 10 on the day of the operating system's 20th birthday.