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Marketplace Tech host Molly Wood helps listeners understand the business behind the technology that's rewiring our lives. From how tech is changing the nature of work to the unknowns of venture capital to the economics of outer space, this weekday show breaks ideas, telling the stories of modern life through our digital economy. Marketplace Tech is part of the Marketplace portfolio of public radio programs broadcasting nationwide, which additionally includes Marketplace, Marketplace Morning Report and Marketplace Weekend. Listen every weekday on-air or online anytime at marketplace.org. From American Public Media. Twitter: @MarketplaceTech

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Self-driving cars are still going to take a long time, people

Self-driving cars are still going to take a long time, people

Self-driving cars are still going to take a long time, people

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With schools online, software to catch students cheating is big business

With schools online, software to catch students cheating is big business

With schools online, software to catch students cheating is big business

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Facebook plays whack-a-mole with foreign election interference

Facebook plays whack-a-mole with foreign election interference

Facebook plays whack-a-mole with foreign election interference

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The pandemic is putting electronic medical records to the test

The pandemic is putting electronic medical records to the test

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For-profit online schools are getting a second look from parents

For-profit online schools are getting a second look from parents

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How constant surveillance puts protesters at risk

How constant surveillance puts protesters at risk

How constant surveillance puts protesters at risk

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How the Gates Foundations values shape the world

How the Gates Foundations values shape the world

How the Gates Foundations values shape the world

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Gates: The U.S. isnt helping get a COVID vaccine to the rest of the world

Gates: The U.S. isnt helping get a COVID vaccine to the rest of the world

Gates: The U.S. isnt helping get a COVID vaccine to the rest of the world

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With all this new tech in remote schooling, what are the privacy implications

With all this new tech in remote schooling, what are the privacy implications

With all this new tech in remote schooling, what are the privacy implications

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Dont lose sight of the proposed WeChat ban

Dont lose sight of the proposed WeChat ban

Dont lose sight of the proposed WeChat ban

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Could a digital 'New Deal' rewrite tech policy?

Could a digital 'New Deal' rewrite tech policy?

Could a digital 'New Deal' rewrite tech policy?

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Medical tech is the new gold rush for investors during the pandemic

Medical tech is the new gold rush for investors during the pandemic

Medical tech is the new gold rush for investors during the pandemic

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During the pandemic, social media can be an information lifeline for rural communities

During the pandemic, social media can be an information lifeline for rural communities

During the pandemic, social media can be an information lifeline for rural communities

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Back-to-school season kicks off this week, but laptops are sold out

Back-to-school season kicks off this week, but laptops are sold out

Back-to-school season kicks off this week, but laptops are sold out

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Turns out, the people who work at Facebook are fighting just as much as the rest of us

Turns out, the people who work at Facebook are fighting just as much as the rest of us

Turns out, the people who work at Facebook are fighting just as much as the rest of us

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A platform-by-platform prescription for treating the disinformation disease

A platform-by-platform prescription for treating the disinformation disease

A platform-by-platform prescription for treating the disinformation disease

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How autonomous carmakers can make their cars more accessible

How autonomous carmakers can make their cars more accessible

How autonomous carmakers can make their cars more accessible

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