Nov 6, 2008
Marketplace Report for Thursday, November 6, 2008
Share Now on:
Stories You Might Like Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 10, 2016 Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 17, 2016 Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 24, 2016 Marketplace Tech for Thursday, November 3, 2016 Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 3, 2016
Segments From this episode
What if computers became smarter than us? Yes, we know, you already saw that movie. But what if? Kai Ryssdal poses the question to Richard Dooling, author of "Rapture for the Geeks: When AI Outsmarts IQ"
Chief executives from General Motors, Ford and Chrysler are on Capitol Hill desperately seeking federal loans. What would happen if lawmakers said no? Jeff Tyler reports on the issues facing the companies as they fight for their lives.
Bashing lobbyists on the campaign trail invariably got the crowd roaring for Barack Obama. That puts him in a post-election quandary, though. Some of the best resumes he's getting are from lobbyists. Nancy Marshall Genzer reports.
If you are a Sprint customer, you can now see NFL football games on your cell phone. It is part of the wireless company's exclusive $500 million partnership with the league. Rico Gagliano reports.
Retail sales for October hit their weakest levels in more than three decades, with luxury stores taking the biggest hit. Marketplace's Sam Eaton reports that there's a psychological shift underway that may reshape the retail landscape.