Airing on Friday, February 26, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Apple's battle in the courtroom; the social media value of a "thank you"; and Madeleine Brand, host of KCRW's Press Play, joins us to play this week's Silicon Tally.
Airing on Wednesday, February 24, 2016: On today's show, we'll have conversations with CNET Executive Editor Roger Cheng at the Mobile World Congress; people rallying on behalf of Apple at the New York Apple store; and Rick Smolan, the executive producer of the PBS documentary “The Human Face of Big Data."
Airing on Tuesday, February 23, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Fitbit earnings; we'll have a check in from the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona; and we'll have more on the Apple encryption debate.
Airing on Monday, February 22, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about this coming weeks’ Mobile World Congress in Barcelona; the Tribeca Film Festival inviting people to submit films made with Snapchat; and the new font Operator, which is meant to make it easier to code.
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.