Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Nov 26, 2014

Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, November 26, 2014

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First up, host Ben Johnson visits a hacker house in the Kansas City Startup Village, where he talks with Home For Hackers founder Ben Barreth and residents Chris Baran and Bryce Lenhart, from TravelingNuker.com. Then, Max Read, Editor-In-Chief of Gawker, joins us to talk about how the site moderated racist and hateful comments on a post about the Grand Jury ruling on Darren Wilson.


First up, host Ben Johnson visits a hacker house in the Kansas City Startup Village, where he talks with Home For Hackers founder Ben Barreth and residents Chris Baran and Bryce Lenhart, from TravelingNuker.com. Then, Max Read, Editor-In-Chief of Gawker, joins us to talk about how the site moderated racist and hateful comments on a post about the Grand Jury ruling on Darren Wilson.

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