Shaheen Ainpour is a former Marketplace production intern. He graduated from California State University, Long Beach, with a degree in finance and journalism. Before coming to Marketplace, Shaheen was a summer intern at NPR. He likes radio.
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Twitter is in a big game of "bot or not"
Jul 13, 2018
The proportion of fake users, or bots, on Twitter may be higher than previously thought.
Why Uber and others see a billion-dollar future in e-scooters
Jul 10, 2018
Uber's recent investment in Lime scooters is part of a deal that values the company at $1.1 billion.
Making the web easier to access for people with disabilities
by Stephanie Hughes and Shaheen AinpourJul 9, 2018
Innovation is a big buzzword in the tech community, but that doesn't always mean innovation for people with disabilities.
The International Space Station has an AI assistant. No ... it's not evil
Jul 5, 2018
CIMON, a floating AI robot will help astronauts on the International Space Station.
Why streaming services sail in to save TV's castaways
Jul 2, 2018
If your favorite show gets canned on network television, there may be hope yet, thanks to the internet.
VidCon general manager: Online video is about more than just YouTube
Jun 25, 2018
The popular online video conference is trying to highlight other platforms, like Twitch and LinkedIn.
Can you make money off of emoji?
Jun 18, 2018
Emoji have sort of become the language of our lives but are they a business?
An Indian tech company is hiring 10,000 workers in the U.S. Here's why.
Jun 8, 2018
"The Trump factor has caused a lot of uncertainty" in IT, one writer says.
Melinda Gates: "Nobody actually collects good data about women's lives"
Jun 7, 2018
“What gets measured is what gets done,” the longtime philanthropist says about investing in women.
How LeBron's breakup with Miami started an Instagram craze
Jun 6, 2018
House of Highlights has 9.3 million followers and counting.