Marketplace Tech

with Ben Johnson

01/05/17: A robot-driven future

From robots that show emotion to ones with personalities that evolve over time, machines are on full display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. But are they actually ready for prime time? Next, we'll look at a tax holiday proposal from Trump for big tech companies like Google, Microsoft and Apple. Finally, we'll hear the latest round of New Year's tech resolutions from our very own Marketplace staff.  

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Marketplace Tech®, hosted by Ben Brock Johnson, tackles the business behind the technology that’s obsessing us and changing our lives. With the listener in mind, this weekday segment examines everything from video games and robots to consumer protection and space travel.