apple http://wamc.org en 6/17/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/61713-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC's&nbsp;President and Political Observer, Alan Chartock and WAMC News Director, Ian Pickus. Joe Donahue moderates.</p><p>Topics include:<br>New Obama Poll<br>Apple Requests<br>Composting in NYC<br>Media Conflicts<br>Bullying Siblings</p><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 67188 at http://wamc.org NY AG Wants Industry's Help in Cracking Down On Smartphone Thefts http://wamc.org/post/ny-ag-wants-industrys-help-cracking-down-smartphone-thefts <p></p><p>New York’s attorney general is calling on the four major makers of smartphones and the systems that run on the phones to do more to protect consumers from cell-phone thefts. He says in too many cases, the thefts are violent.</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 23:26:22 +0000 Allison Dunne 64587 at http://wamc.org NY AG Wants Industry's Help in Cracking Down On Smartphone Thefts Like Facebook, Apple Says It Was Attacked By Hackers http://wamc.org/post/facebook-apple-says-it-was-attacked-hackers Apple said today that the computers of some of its employees were attacked by hackers, who used the same vulnerability to access computers at Facebook.<p><a href="http://allthingsd.com/20130219/apple-says-it-too-attacked-by-hackers/"><em>All Things D</em> reports</a>:<p><blockquote><p>"'Apple has identified malware which infected a limited number of Mac systems through a vulnerability in the Java plugin for browsers,' the company said in a statement to AllThingsD. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 19:49:00 +0000 editor 58124 at http://wamc.org Like Facebook, Apple Says It Was Attacked By Hackers Report: Apple may build less expensive iPhone http://wamc.org/post/report-apple-may-build-less-expensive-iphone <p></p><p>SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is trying to decide whether it makes sense to offer a cheaper iPhone as it tries to boost sales in less-affluent countries and reclaim some of the market share lost to cheaper phones running Google's Android software, according to a published report.</p><p>Wednesday's report in The Wall Street Journal speculated that Apple could lower the iPhone's price by equipping the device with an exterior that costs less than the aluminum housing on current models.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:49:15 +0000 MICHAEL LIEDTKE & Associated Press 55437 at http://wamc.org Report: Apple may build less expensive iPhone Jesse Feiler - 2013 Tech Predictions http://wamc.org/post/jesse-feiler-2013-tech-predictions <p>It is the end of a calendar year and that time when the media makes lists. Best of the year, worst of the year and the, ever fun, predictions for the New Year. The 2013 tech predictions are already in and our Jesse Feiler is here to help us handicap the future.</p><p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 16:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 54189 at http://wamc.org Yankee Magazine Recipe Extrvaganza http://wamc.org/post/yankee-magazine-recipe-extrvaganza <p>Amy Traverso is the Lifestyle Editor for <a href="http://www.yankeemagazine.com/">Yankee Magazine</a> and she joins us to talk about <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0393065995/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0393065995&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">The Apple Lover's Cookbook</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0393065995" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em> and <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/pr Wed, 21 Nov 2012 16:35:00 +0000 Katie Britton 52492 at http://wamc.org Yankee Magazine Recipe Extrvaganza NY Says Apple Crop is Hurt, Aid Sought for Farmers http://wamc.org/post/ny-says-apple-crop-hurt-aid-sought-farmers <p>New York legislators say the state&#39;s important apple crop took a beating this spring.</p><p>Lawmakers are proposing the Family Farmers and Apple Growers Relief Act. They say apple growers have lost as much as 75 percent of this year&#39;s crop, a major commodity in New York.</p><p>Assemblymen Jim Tedisco, George Amedore and Pete Lopez are joining in the measure with Senators Hugh Farley and Patty Ritchie, chairwoman of the Senate Agriculture Committee.</p><p>The Republicans say New York is the second largest apple growing state with 694 farms that employ more than 10,000 people.</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 11:04:28 +0000 40351 at http://wamc.org NY Says Apple Crop is Hurt, Aid Sought for Farmers