APM: Marketplace Tech
02-27-2015 Marketplace Tech - The internet as utility02/27/15
Airing on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015: The FCC has approved new internet rules, ushering in net neutrality. First up isSusan Crawford, Co-Director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, to talk about the FCC's vote on Thursday. Next we take a look...
02-26-2015 Marketplace Tech - How safe are biometrics?
Airing on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015: Today, the FCC will vote on net neutrality. We speakwith Tim Wu, a law professor at Columbia University,who coined the term “network neutrality,” ahead of the vote this evening. And, for this week'sedition of Back to...
02-25-2015 Marketplace Tech - Vote for your Book
Airing on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015: First up on today's show, we'll talk about asex discrimination suit in Silicon Valley involving the venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins which opens another window on complaints that women are treated unequally in...
02-24-2015 Marketplace Tech - The Backdoor Key
Airing on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015: Comcast, the country's largest cable operatorreports its earnings today. But the merger with Time Warner is still hanging in the balance? We'll talk about how that's going. Next, we haveNitasha Tikku, senior writer at...
02-23-2015 Marketplace Tech - YouTube for kids
Airing on Monday, February 23, 2015:YouTube is launching a “YouTube for kids” app. In part, it’s a response to parents who want to be able to let their kids surf YouTube’s video content safely. But it’s also an enormous money making opportunity. We...
02-20-2015 Marketplace Tech - Rethinking Hollwyood
Airing on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015: Cyber crime has been in the news a lot lately. It's become a big enough problem that the White House ishosting summits on it, and evenestablishing a brand new agency to fight it. Today, we speak withMaria Tcherni,...
02-19-2015 Marketplace Tech - Cinemas of the Future
Airing on Thursday, February 19, 2015:TheApple Watch is almost here. It's expected to be released in April. We speak withRyan Martin, a wearable technology analyst for 451 Research, on the watch's looming launch. Today, on our Hollywood vs Silicon...
02-18-2015 Marketplace Tech - Spies Pirates
Airing on Wednesday, February 18, 2015: A Russian cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Lab, accused the United States on Monday of embedding surveillance tools in computers in China, Russia, Iran, Afghanistan, and others. According to the lab, these alleged...
02-17-2015 Marketplace Tech - From the web to television
Airing on Tuesday, February 17, 2015: First up on today's show, we'll talk toLindsey Turrentine, Editor-in-Chief of CNET.com, about the FAA’s proposed drone regulations and the privacy issues that go with them. Plus, the Internet has made crafting a...
02-16-2015 Marketplace Tech - Will there be a Black Mirror (US)?
First up, we look at the state of modern apprenticeships, as the Department of Labor prepares a series of grants to push forward "the other college, but without the debt" in the tech sector. Then, Tesla's earnings call last week wasn't stellar, but it...
02-13-2015 Marketplace Tech - All that Student Data
Airing on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015: The White House is gearing up to introduce new laws on student privacy given the increasing amount of technology used in classrooms. First, we speak withMarketplace's Adriene Hill about the patchwork of student data...
02-12-2015 Marketplace Tech - Tesla earnings
Airing on Thursday, February 12, 2015: First up on today's show, we'll talk withMathhew Nordan, managing partner at MNL Partners an energy and environmental investment firm, on Tesla earnings. Plus,Radio Shack wants to pay up to $3 million in...
02-11-2015 Marketplace Tech - A new cybersecurity agency
Airing on Wednesday, February 11, 2015:This week, the Obama administration announced that it would create a cybersecurity agency to protect U.S. companies and citizens from hackers and other threats from cyberspace. This agency is expected to gather...
02-10-2015 Marketplace Tech - Measuring happiness
02-09-2015 Marketplace Tech - Be My Eyes 1.0
Airing on Monday, February 9, 2015: The FCC is moving on with its plans to reclassify broadband and wireless data as Title II services. Meanwhile, ATT has said it will sue the federal government, and some Republicans have vowed to fight the new rules....
02-06-2015 Marketplace Tech - Twitter earnings
Airing on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015: First up, we look at thepush in the Hunts Point neighborhood of the Bronx to encourage technology start ups as a way to revitalize the area and bring new jobs in. Next, we discuss Twitter's earnings - including it's net...
02-05-2015 Marketplace Tech - The Verdict
Airing on Thursday, February 5, 2015:The FCC is poised to unveil new rules on net neutrality. Welook at the legal quagmire that will emerge from this, and how it might ultimately impact consumers. Ross Ulbricht was convicted on Wednesday as the Dread...
02-04-2015 Marketplace Tech - Technology on the Inside
Airing on Wednesday, February 4, 2015: This week, the Federal Communications Commission is expected to make the internet a public utility. That is, wireless and broadband data will be regulated as a telecommunication service, and not an information...
02-03-2015 Marketplace Tech - The Racist Algorithm
Airing on Tuesday, February 3, 2015:Amazon has struck a deal with UC Davis, UMass Amherst, and Purdue in which the schools get a specially-branded online Amazon bookstore for their students, and a cut of the revenues. Amazon gets early access to...
02-02-15 Marketplace Tech - Policing YouTube
Airing on Monday, February 2, 2015: First up on today's show, we'll talk toAlex White, CEO of next big sound, about the state of streaming music companies and competition among Beats Music, Spotify, and Jay-Z’s “Project Panther”. Plus,Glenn Derene,...
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