Apple http://kalw.org en Your Call: Could there be a next wave of tech worker organizing? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-could-there-be-next-wave-tech-worker-organizing <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: normal; font-family: arial; font-size: small;">&nbsp; Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:51:22 +0000 Laura Flynn 46252 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Could there be a next wave of tech worker organizing? Hitchhiking A Tech Shuttle http://kalw.org/post/hitchhiking-tech-shuttle <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:18:57 +0000 Kristina Loring 34556 at http://kalw.org Hitchhiking A Tech Shuttle Today on Your Call: Is China ’s economy at a turning point? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-china-s-economy-turning-point <p>On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the effects of the global economic slowdown on China’s growth. Chinese workers are protesting and demanding better working conditions and compensation. Are they pushing back in ways that could fundamentally change their situation? Join us at 10am PST or leave a comment here. What implications will the slowing Chinese economy have for its people and the global economy? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p><p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 17452 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Is China ’s economy at a turning point? Today's Your Call: Who controls the future of the book? http://kalw.org/post/todays-your-call-who-controls-future-book <p>On the next Your Call, we&rsquo;ll talk about how e-books are changing the economy of publishing and creating an uncertain future for writers, readers, libraries, and booksellers.&nbsp;&nbsp; Apple and some major publishers are the target of an antitrust suit that could ironically boost Amazon&rsquo;s already dominant position.&nbsp; Meanwhile, librarians struggle to provide access to e-books and independent bookstores are scrambling to get into the e-book business themselves.&nbsp; What&rsquo;s next, and what&rsquo;s best for book-lovers?&nbsp; It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Matt Martin, and y Tue, 05 Jun 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 11635 at http://kalw.org Today's Your Call: Who controls the future of the book? This American Life retracts Apple factory episode http://kalw.org/post/american-life-retracts-apple-factory-episode <p><a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/blog/2012/03/retracting-mr-daisey-and-the-apple-factory"><em>This American Life</em>&nbsp;is retracting&nbsp;its&nbsp;episode &ldquo;Mister Daisey and the Apple Factory,&rdquo;</a> based on Mike Daisey&rsquo;s monologue about Foxconn factories that manufacture iPhones and iPads, which contains&nbsp;what&nbsp;<em>TAL</em> acknowledges were&nbsp;numerous fabrications.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.marketplace.org/topics/life/ieconomy/acclaimed-apple-critic-made-details">These fabrications were uncovered by <em>Marketplace</em>&rsquo;s China Correspondent</ Fri, 16 Mar 2012 20:04:50 +0000 Matt Martin 7620 at http://kalw.org This American Life retracts Apple factory episode