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Marketplace Tech

By Marketplace

Hosted by Molly Wood, “Marketplace Tech” demystifies the digital economy. The daily radio show and podcast uncovers how tech influences our lives in unexpected ways and provides context for listeners who care about the impact of tech, business and the digital world. Transforming breaking news to breaking ideas, Marketplace Tech uncovers themes that transcend the hype in an industry that’s constantly changing. Reporting from Oakland, California host Molly Wood asks smart questions that connect the dots and provide insight on the impact of technology to help listeners understand the business behind the technology rewiring our lives. Molly has spent two decades covering the tech industry on all platforms and is known as a pioneer in podcasting. She is an IDEAS contributor at Wired and  has been recognized for her dynamic reporting by the Webbys, the National Magazine Awards, and is a Gracie Award winner. Prior to joining Marketplace, she was a tech columnist at The New York Times and before that an executive editor at CNET. The Marketplace Tech daily news podcast is available worldwide on platforms including Apple Podcasts, Google, Spotify, Stitcher, RSS Feeds and any place else where you get your podcasts.

  1. 1.
    Is the pandemic an opportunity for more personalized learning?10/26/2020
    8:05
  2. 2.
    California’s Prop. 22 could affect the gig economy nationwide10/23/2020
    8:54
  3. 3.
    What happens if online advertising is just a big, fat bubble?10/22/2020
    9:35
  4. 4.
    Google is officially on the hot seat with the feds. So now what?10/21/2020
    11:24
  5. 5.
    Stitch Fix is betting you’ll buy clothes its way10/20/2020
    9:17
  6. 6.
    There’s not enough internet for remote learning to go around10/19/2020
    6:15
  7. 7.
    5G is finally here — kind of10/16/2020
    10:59
  8. 8.
    Should robots have a gender or ethnicity? One roboticist says no10/15/2020
    10:57
  1. 9.
    Baltimore students grapple with distance learning10/14/2020
    10:41
  2. 10.
    Is LinkedIn ready for Black LinkedIn?10/13/2020
    10:23
  3. 11.
    Automated test grading has moved way past Scantron bubble sheets10/12/2020
    7:38
  4. 12.
    Facebook expands its ban of QAnon on its platforms10/09/2020
    6:57
  5. 13.
    Google and Oracle’s Supreme Court fight could affect the whole industry10/08/2020
    9:18
  6. 14.
    Amazon automation could be making some warehouse jobs more dangerous10/07/2020
    10:43
  7. 15.
    Foreign election interference is finding plenty of places online to spread10/06/2020
    5:49
  8. 16.
    Surveillance technology is not the way to get kids safely back to school10/05/2020
    8:50
  9. 17.
    Pandemics are as much about logistics as they are about public health10/02/2020
    8:29
  10. 18.
    Targeted political advertising could change how and whether people vote10/01/2020
    6:04
  11. 19.
    Refocusing climate change as a human problem09/30/2020
    10:33
  12. 20.
    Self-driving cars are still going to take a long time, people09/29/2020
    8:39
  13. 21.
    With schools online, software to catch students cheating is big business09/28/2020
    6:21
  14. 22.
    Facebook plays whack-a-mole with foreign election interference09/25/2020
    6:32
  15. 23.
    Can Oracle make it into the cloud computing big leagues?09/24/2020
    7:22
  16. 24.
    AI is reshaping the way we buy, sell and value homes09/23/2020
    6:19
  17. 25.
    The pandemic is putting electronic medical records to the test09/22/2020
    7:38
  18. 26.
    For-profit online schools are getting a second look from parents09/21/2020
    10:05
  19. 27.
    How constant surveillance puts protesters at risk09/18/2020
    10:47
  20. 28.
    How the Gates Foundation’s values shape the world09/17/2020
    7:43
  21. 29.
    America is lagging on climate change. Where is our innovative spirit?09/16/2020
    13:16
  22. 30.
    Gates: The U.S. isn’t helping get a COVID vaccine to the rest of the world09/15/2020
    12:08
  23. 31.
    With all this new tech in remote schooling, what are the privacy implications?09/14/2020
    10:13
  24. 32.
    Don’t lose sight of the proposed WeChat ban09/11/2020
    6:47
  25. 33.
    Could a digital New Deal rewrite tech policy?09/10/2020
    9:17
  26. 34.
    Medical tech is the new gold rush for investors during the pandemic09/09/2020
    4:35
  27. 35.
    During the pandemic, social media can be an information lifeline for rural communities09/08/2020
    6:07
  28. 36.
    Back-to-school season kicks off this week, but laptops are sold out09/07/2020
    6:37
  29. 37.
    Turns out, the people who work at Facebook are fighting just as much as the rest of us09/04/2020
    8:19
  30. 38.
    A platform-by-platform prescription for treating the disinformation disease09/03/2020
    11:39
  31. 39.
    How autonomous carmakers can make their cars more accessible09/02/2020
    5:33
  32. 40.
    Can social media help deprogram QAnon believers?09/01/2020
    5:52
  33. 41.
    Remote learning leaves schools with a problem: how to get everyone online08/31/2020
    5:11
  34. 42.
    Better diversity in venture capital investing might mean putting it in the contract08/28/2020
    6:28
  35. 43.
    How to get clean air indoors when it’s barely safe to breathe outside08/27/2020
    6:03
  36. 44.
    Rethinking indoor air to stop the spread of COVID-1908/26/2020
    5:21
  37. 45.
    What’s next in the Fortnite antitrust fight?08/25/2020
    8:26
  38. 46.
    Online political conventions could be a model for future conferences08/24/2020
    5:12
  39. 47.
    Facebook shutting down QAnon accounts is a little too late08/21/2020
    8:47
  40. 48.
    Public-safety apps might keep you informed. But are they good for the public?08/20/2020
    13:36
  41. 49.
    Mimicking birds and insects is the future of drones08/19/2020
    4:57
  42. 50.
    What sewage water can tell us about the spread of COVID-1908/18/2020
    8:14

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