Segments From this episode
Apple is working on a new iPhone for the Verizon network, which means heady competition for AT&T, the iPhone's only carrier at the moment. Bill Radke talks to Marketplace's Mitchell Hartman about new opportunities this could provide for iPhone users.
With the weather finally warming up, some shipping lanes in the Great Lakes have thawed out. That means there's hope that the local shipping industry may get busier very soon. Tony Arnold reports.
California has had a staunch resistance to nuclear power since 1976, but that hasn't stopped French company Areva from trying to get power plants in the state. Sarah Gardner observes the fight and weighs the odds.
China has taken the Google fight to its mobile businesses by blocking some of the search engine's mobile Internet services. Scott Tong explores the chilly reception Google has been receiving lately in the country.
FDA scientists are trying to urge the agency to be more careful about the approval of devices like CT scans, which are being used more increasingly in medical facilities. Gregory Warner gauges the risks.
The Irish government is taking over about $100 billion worth of bad real estate loans to take the pressure off its banks. This is the latest phase in its long struggle with the financial crisis. Stephen Beard reports.
Environmental activities are concerned about server farms' use of dirty energy to keep sites like Google and Facebook running. Bob Moon talks to Marketplace's Mitchell Hartman about the environmental impact of the data cloud.
Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, March 30, 2010