Tech at a glance

Could 'North' become the new Silicon Valley?

Mar 2, 2015
Business leaders say the region's cold weather creates a climate for innovation.
Posted In: Minnesota, business, weather, branding
Power was not divided equally under the FCC’s new net neutrality rules.

What net neutrality might mean for 'House of Cards'

Feb 27, 2015
The FCC will watch for glitches, but keeping up with demand is the real test.
Posted In: net neutrality, fcc, house of cards, internet access

Tech IRL: Is the Snapchat party over?

Feb 27, 2015
Lizzie talks with Marketplace Tech producer Meg Cramer about Snapchat.
Posted In: Snapchat, WhatsApp, investment, millennials
Gold bars

Silicon Tally: Frankincense, Apple watch, and Myrrh

Feb 27, 2015
How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?

Why can't YouTube turn a profit?

Feb 26, 2015
It's all but the default for online video, but that means no margins.
Posted In: YouTube, music streaming

Pebble Time breaks Kickstarter's record

Feb 26, 2015
Pebble is a major player in the smart watch market...and it's not afraid of Apple
Posted In: Smart Watch, wearable tech, pebble watch, the Pebble
Facebook and mental health experts are collaborating in efforts to prevent suicides.

Facebook expands suicide prevention efforts

Feb 26, 2015
New tools for users with troubling activity and the friends who report them.
Posted In: Facebook, suicide, mental health
Federal Communications Commission Proposes New Open Internet Rules

A big win for net neutrality

Feb 26, 2015
Tim Wu, who coined the term "net neutrality," speaks about today's vote.
Posted In: net neutrality, fcc, title II

As easy as scanning a fingerprint

Feb 26, 2015
Back to the Future Part II promised biometrics. How close are we to having it?
Posted In: back to the future 2, Biometrics, home security

Google grows, its hometown feels crowded

Feb 25, 2015
Google already has 20,000 employees in Mountain View, and now is planning a new, bigger headquarters
Posted In: Google, Silicon Valley, Facebook
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