Airing on Thursday, March 17, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk with Aloompa founder Drew Burchfield about the festival app industry; chat about Mr. Robot's depictions of the tech industry with the show's creator, Sam Esmail; and discover what inspires the world's entertainment and tech leaders.
Airing on Wednesday, March 16, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about how ride-hailing companies are transforming transportation; chat with 23andMe's first Privacy Officer, Kate Black, about the future of genetics; and explore the intersection of art and technology with Sree Sreenivasan, the Chief Digital Officer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Airing on Tuesday, March 15, 2016: On today's show, a series of conversations — we'll talk with Andy Puddicombe, co-founder of Headspace, William Hurley of Honest Dollar, and Colin Angle, CEO and founder iRobot (maker of the Roomba).
Airing on Friday, March 11, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about educating Syrian refugees with massive open online courses; and Wells Dunbar, social media host for KUT’s Texas Standard, joins us for this week's Silicon Tally.
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.