Tech at a glance

An app that combats texting while driving accidents

Jul 25, 2014
New tech is hoping to combat texting while driving and texting while walking accidents. Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson explains
Posted In: app review, texting, distracted driving

Launching a reusable spacecraft

Jul 25, 2014
SpaceX wants to make going to mars as easy as hopping on a plane.
Posted In: Space X

Silicon Tally: Trash to power

Jul 25, 2014
How well have you kept up on this week's tech news?
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How can tech companies diversify their workforces?

Jul 24, 2014
It takes more than just training and recruiting women and people of color.
Posted In: Twitter, diversity, Google, Facebook
Facebook mobile

Facebook mobilizes, successfully

Jul 24, 2014
Facebook’s strong second-quarter earnings were propelled by mobile-ad revenue.
Posted In: Facebook, Earnings, mobile ads

Demographics, tech, and the digital divide

Jul 24, 2014
How to use technology to improve community groups and serve new communities.
Posted In: digital divide, demographics, community service

When music introduces a new technology

Jul 24, 2014
How Jeff Mangum's bassist taught me about the Rogue Moog.
Posted In: music technology, Tech, Music, Neutral Milk Hotel, indie rock

3 changes in digital thinking from Yahoo's CMO

Jul 23, 2014
Kathy Savitt says Yahoo has narrowed its hundreds of products down to four.
Posted In: Yahoo, digital devices

In search of better email encryption

Jul 23, 2014
Making email encryption more user friendly
Posted In: email, encryption, web privacy

A new and faster way of buying concert tickets

Jul 22, 2014
Marketplace tests out the speed of ticket apps with a One Direction concert
Posted In: concerts, ticketmaster, smartphone
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