Airing on Wednesday, September 23, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about what an ISIS attack on the United Kingdom could look like; how VW software inside its diesel cars might have detected when emissions were checked; and obtaining real reviews, social media followers and customer inquiries for a totally made-up business.
Airing on Tuesday, September 22, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about President Xi Jinping’s meeting with American tech leaders in Seattle; news that Apple is getting more serious about developing an electric car; and the challenge of junk that’s floating around in space.
Airing on Friday, September 18, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the right to repair our own gadgets; Amazon hardware; and Kara Platoni, a professor at UC Berkeley who writes about science and technology, stops by to play 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.