Jul 24, 2014

Marketplace Tech for Thursday, July 24 2014

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First up, Melissa Parrish, an analyst at Forrester research, stops by to talk Facebook earnings. Then, Thorin Klosowski, a writer for LifeHacker and Amazon super user, talks Amazon’s new Fire Phone and its real-world product identifying feature Firefly. Finally, as part of Marketplace’s Big Thinkers series, we talk to Tessie Guillermo, CEO of Zero Divide, an organization that provides technology adoption services for non-profits.

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Jul 24, 2014
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First up, Melissa Parrish, an analyst at Forrester research, stops by to talk Facebook earnings. Then, Thorin Klosowski, a writer for LifeHacker and Amazon super user, talks Amazon’s new Fire Phone and its real-world product identifying feature Firefly. Finally, as part of Marketplace’s Big Thinkers series, we talk to Tessie Guillermo, CEO of Zero Divide, an organization that provides technology adoption services for non-profits.

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