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.
Airing on Thursday, March 10, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about what's being discussed at SXSW when it comes to online harassment; we'll talk with Luna Malbroux, comedian and creator of the EquiTable app; and we'll cover what goes into winning a game of Go.
Airing on Wednesday, March 9, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about travel guides from Google; our Marketplace education correspondent, Amy Scott, joins us from SXSWEdu, to talk about the use of tech in the classroom; and the first robot-only hotel in Japan.
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.