Airing on Thursday, October 1, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the challenge of running two companies at once; why Google wants its cars to drive less perfectly; and why Michelin stars are a great honor, but not as helpful to the average diner as Yelp.
Airing on Wednesday, September 30, 2015: On today's show, we'll have a look at two new Nexus phones; we'll talk about experiencing tech-savvy art IRL at Bitforms Gallery in Manhattan; and we'll hear from Andy Weir, author of "The Martian."
Airing on Tuesday, September 29, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Tesla’s Model X; an artist whose work confronts surveillance in tech; and the photo technology known as HiRISE that allowed scientists to determine there is briny water on Mars.
Airing on Monday, September 28, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about lobbying in Silicon Valley; how the VW emission scandal could have been avoided; and we'll talk with Kevin McCoy, artist and founder of the app Monegraph.
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.