Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Airing on Thursday, May 28, 2015: China's stock market is an exciting place these days ... perhaps overly exciting. We'll talk to Andrew Wood of the BBC for more. Plus, there’s a bunch of new apps and services that aim to give people a seat at the hottest restaurants – for a price. That’s right: forget greasing the palm of the maître d’, there’s now an app for that. 

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The risks and rewards of selling dinner reservations

May 28, 2015
Apps make it easy for restaurants and patrons to charge for a last-minute table.

How tobacco tax revenues affect free preschool

May 28, 2015
The tale starts at tobacco shops like Drive Thru Cigarettes in Duarte, California.

The long arms of the right to be forgotten

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May 28, 2015
Technological and political borders conflict.

Predicting algae levels on Lake Erie

May 28, 2015
Scientists are developing methods to avoid another water crisis.

PODCAST: Combating algae blooms

May 28, 2015
An assessment of economic growth, combating algae blooms, and tobacco funding dries up.

Airing on Thursday, May 28, 2015: China’s stock market is an exciting place these days … perhaps overly exciting. We’ll talk to Andrew Wood of the BBC for more. Plus, there’s a bunch of new apps and services that aim to give people a seat at the hottest restaurants – for a price. That’s right: forget greasing the palm of the maître d’, there’s now an app for that. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC