On today's show, we'll talk about increasing rates of sextortion — a form of online abuse where hackers try to blackmail others into sending them adult content. We'll also chat with actor Martin Starr, who plays Bertram Gilfoyle on the HBO series "Silicon Valley."
On today's show, we'll talk about the launch of Amazon Video Direct and how content creators can reap financial benefits from the platform; how tension among co-workers can lead to success; and Uber's plans for a drivers' guild in New York.
On today's show, we'll talk about usability issues with Apple Music; look at a proposal in Germany for a fleet of self-driving vehicles; and interview entrepreneur Chet Kanojia about his new company Starry, which creates products that aim to improve your internet experience.
On today's show, we'll talk about Gemini's Ether currency; recap the latest development in the strange saga over Bitcoin's inventor; and play this week's Silicon Tally with Erica Berger, the founder and CEO of content discovery network Catchpool.
Marketplace Tech®, hosted by Ben Brock Johnson, tackles the business behind the technology that’s obsessing us and changing our lives. With the listener in mind, this weekday segment examines everything from video games and robots to consumer protection and space travel.