Science & Technology
10:10 am
Fri December 5, 2014

Hackers, Geniuses, And Geeks

  The Innovators is Walter Isaacson’s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet. It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensable guide to how innovation really happens.

What were the talents that allowed certain inventors and entrepreneurs to turn their visionary ideas into disruptive realities? What led to their creative leaps? Why did some succeed and others fail?

The Roundtable
11:35 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Jesse Feiler - Creating A Website

  Our Tech Guru, Jesse Feiler, is here with a 10-point list of what to do and look for when creating a website – particularly a non-profit website.

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New York News
4:43 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Cuomo: New York To Probe Time Warner Outage

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says regulators will investigate what caused Time Warner Cable's nationwide Internet outage as the state reviews the company's merger with Comcast Corp.

Cuomo says Wednesday that dependable Internet service is "vital" and that providers have a responsibility to deliver reliable service. He says he has directed the state's Department of Public Service to review the outage as part of its examination of the merger.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue July 29, 2014

Congressional Corner With Peter Welch

  Who gets to decide the rules of the internet?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch and WAMC’s Alan Chartock discuss net neutrality.

New England News
7:45 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Telecommunications Firm Launches Rural Networks

Credit Sean MacEntee/Flickr

The telecommunications company VTel is rolling out a statewide high-speed communications network that will serve sections of rural Vermont.

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New England News
6:30 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Leahy Holds Judiciary Committee Field Hearing On Net Neutrality

Congressman Peter Welch (left) and Senator Patrick Leahy listen to testimony during field hearing on an open internet.
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Vermont U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, chair of the Judiciary Committee, held a field hearing in Burlington this morning to take testimony on rules the Federal Communications Commission is considering that some say threaten an open internet.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Thu April 24, 2014

4/24/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld and Times Union Associate Editor, Mike Spain.

Topics include:
Net Neutrality
Georgia Guns
Exercise-related fatigue
Face recognition
TU Stories

Science & Technology
11:35 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Jesse Feiler - WiFi


  This morning we will discuss the mysteries of wi-fi. Our Tech Guru, Jesse Feiler, says there is new technology out there (specifically the new 802.11ac standard from the Wi-Fi Alliance and Quip) – changing where and when we can get on line.

Science & Technology
11:35 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Jesse Feiler - Intimate Objects

    Ask our tech guru, Jesse Feiler, what he wants to talk about this morning and he will tell you – Intimate Objects. Our job is to find out what they are and what they are not. Jesse is here to provide answers to both questions.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Mon May 20, 2013

5/20/13 - Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Times Union Associate Editor, Mike Spain, and University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao.

Topics include:
Obama Poll
Student Debt
Yahoo buys Tumblr
IG report: Work of rogue tax squad sloppy at best
Sampson earmark missing