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.
Airing on Thursday, September 17, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Comcast's plan to expand its coverage to businesses; banks exploring the block chain; and Farhad Manjoo stops by to talk about mobile ad blocking in iOS 9.
Airing on Wednesday, September 16, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the FBI's mistake in charging Temple Univ Professor Xi with spying; paying extra for replays on Snapchat; and using Twitter for political donations.
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.