Jul 8, 2013 The strike has laid bare a tricky cultural divide in the Bay Area, between traffic-weary tech workers who drive the local economy, and blue collar transit workers who feel left behind.
May 31, 2013 Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson takes New York City's new bike share program for a spin.
Apr 24, 2013 Rain in Missouri means grass is growing -- and that's a good thing for cattle ranchers.
Apr 3, 2013 A New York City start-up called Tactonic Technologies has revolutionized the computer touch sensor, making them tough enough and cheap enough to turn an entire floor, maybe an entire gym or theme park into a surface that senses footsteps.
Mar 5, 2013 This week, New York subway and bus riders will have to hold onto their Metrocards or face a $1 surcharge for a new one. NYC's transit authority says it costs $10 million a year to produce the cards.
Jan 18, 2013 Letter grades from the health department found in the windows of restaurants in cities like San Francisco and New York will begin appearing in Yelp reviews. And, the National Association of Realtors gets in the tech startup game.
Jan 18, 2013 In Austin, Texas, a new idea aims to give the city's public transit system a lift -- in the form of gondolas.
Jan 11, 2013 There's a lot more to crowdfunding than just having an idea and the Internet. Here are 5 tips to help you succeed at soliciting donations online for your projects.
Jan 17, 2013 There are more than 50 crowdfunding sites in the U.S. and countless projects seeking donations via online platforms. So what motivates us to give to certain projects?