Molly Wood

The newest addition to the Marketplace team, Molly Wood serves as the backup host for all Marketplace shows and as the tech correspondent when not hosting.

Wood’s experience covering personal technology spans all media – print, online and broadcast. A frequent contributor to Marketplace Tech and other national media outlets, Wood also launched the CNET podcast Buzz Out Loud, which was one of the early successes in tech podcasts. She also created and executive produced “Always On with Molly Wood” at CNET.

A long-time admirer of Marketplace, she is excited to join the team and contribute her unique voice and perspective.


Features by Molly Wood

President and CEO of Ford Motor Co. Mark Fields delivers a keynote address at the 2015 International CES, or Consumer Electronics Show, in January, 2015 in Las Vegas.

How Ford is competing with Google

Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields on how tech is competing with the auto industry.
Posted In: Ford, cars, Tech, ridesharing, Mark Fields, auto industry
halt and catch fire

When Texas was the Wild West of tech

Before Silicon Valley was Silicon Valley, it was all about Silicon Prairie.
Posted In: silicon prairie, television, AMC
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing last November.

Weekly Wrap: Trans-Pacific Partnership and jobs report

Nela Richardson and Cardiff Garcia join Molly Wood to recap the week in business and finance.
Posted In: Trans-Pacific Partnership, jobs report, consumer sentiment
Jennifer Lopez arrives at Narita International Airport in Japan. For us famous folks across the Pacific, Delta Air Lines is providing a service that will let customers exit through a secret tunnel.

Tired of paparazzi harassing you at LAX?

For just $350 extra, a Porsche hybrid will meet you on the tarmac and drive you through a secret tunnel to elude the paparazzi.
Posted In: Airlines, Delta, celebrities, paparazzi

Facebook’s controversial plan to bring web to the world Vice President of Product Chris Daniels lays out the the company’s vision.
Posted In: Facebook, Internet, Connection
A still from a Crystal Pepsi launch ad from 1993.

Your favorite see-through Pepsi is returning

The '90s are coming, the '90s are coming!
Posted In: Pepsi, throwback, beverage
A Blackberry Bold 9900 4G smartphone.  The BlackBerry had trouble competing in the phone market once Apple introduced the iPhone.

The BlackBerry story isn't over yet

'CrackBerry' isn't what it used to be, but don't write its eulogy yet.
Posted In: Blackberry, smartphone, Research in Motion, BBM
Big Bird of Sesame Street attends the 86th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Muppets make great substitute teachers, study says

A new study shows that kids can learn as much, or more, from Sesame Street as they do from preschool.
Posted In: Final Note
CNN is one of the platforms branded media will soon be available on.

Brace yourselves; more branded news is coming

More media outlets are blurring the line between journalism and advertising.
Posted In: advertising, news, cable news
Netflix has acquired to Brad Pitt's upcoming film "War Machine."

Netflix scoops up 'War Machine' and Brad Pitt

The simultaneous streaming and theater debut is a coup for the company.
Posted In: netflix, Brad Pitt, film


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