Marketplace Tech Report for Friday, August 24, 2012

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Mitt Romney has announced a new energy plan he says will lead to greater energy independence if he's elected. The plan calls for states to have greater authority to allow drilling on federal lands within their borders. What would that drilling mean for those lands? Drilling technology has made huge leaps forward, but it's still drilling and still has impact.

Are Romney's drilling plans eco-friendly?

And a new app helps you separate fact from baloney in political ads.
Posted In: Obama, drilling, energy, Mitt Romney

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