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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #216

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 10/14/2012 - 23:27

This week's episode mysteriously dispenses with Profile America so that attention can be paid to the matter of Diplomats Dancing in Dubai in December...which is to say, we talk about some ramifications of the upcoming World Conference on International Telecommunications.

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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #215

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 10/07/2012 - 23:25

This week's episode brings a discussion of the infamous Case Omega that deals with freedoms being extinguished online, a segment-sized edition of the infamous Tech for Techies talking about the joys of teleprompters, and a news miscellany.

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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #214

Submitted by StephenK on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 11:57

This week's episode features a chat with Dan Lynch of Sixgun Productions in Liverpool about changes in the UK library world relative to the UK government reviewing the possibility of e-book lending there. Madam Producer also discusses a new report by Freedom House about Internet Freedom in the context of this week being Banned Books Week.

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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #213

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 09/23/2012 - 22:46

This week's episode is hurriedly uploaded as Time Warner Cable suffered a regional outage immediately after we concluded recording. Contingency plans began executing until access came back up. Infrastructure along Lake Erie's south shore should not provide as much excitement as it does when it fails.

This week's episode provides a brief follow-up to last week and presents a news miscellany. It is specifically noted in the program that the Air Staff is currently best reached by hitting the contact form and selecting podcast producers instead of via comments left on LISNews. At the least we know e-mails sent via the contact form will forward to team member cell phones.

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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #212 / Burning Circle Episode 83

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 09/16/2012 - 21:52

This week's episode is jointly numbered with Ubuntu Ohio -- Burning Circle and speaks to a situation that arose over the last week in North Africa.

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LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #211

Submitted by StephenK on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 21:35
This week's episode brings a public health update jointly from the United States Department of Agriculture as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An essay is presented as well as a news miscellany. Related links: Bibliofuture: Comment on political post Wired: Google Fiber Splits Along Kansas City’s Digital Divide The Hill: FCC backpedals from Internet tax PCMag Digital Network: FCC Poised to Vote on Spectrum Auction Plan The Register: Health minister warns ISPs--Block suicide websites or face regulation France24: One million people commit suicide each year--WHO Los Angeles Times: More older workers making up labor force AEI's James Pethokoukis: The awful, awful August jobs report The Verge: Pro-Syrian government hackers send fake news through Al Jazeera's SMS service PCWorld: Broadcaster Al Jazeera knocked offline with DNS attack The Register: You'll be on a list 3 hrs after you start downloading from pirates - study The Verge: Learn to build a Raspberry Pi operating system, courtesy of Cambridge University NBC News: 'Fix-a-Flat' butt injection suspect bonds out of Florida jail Download here (MP3) or subscribe to the podcast (MP3) to have episodes delivered to your media player. We suggest subscribing by way of a service like my.gpodder.org. Support and subsistence items to further the work of the production team can be purchased and sent here via Amazon. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/us/.

LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #202

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 06/17/2012 - 23:56

LISTen: An LISNews.org Program -- Episode #199

Submitted by StephenK on Sun, 05/27/2012 - 23:36
This week's episode is varied as it is released during a holiday weekend in the United States. Direct Download: Ogg Vorbis Audio Related links: Bothersome Item #1 Bothersome Item #2 Bothersome Item #3 Bothersome Item #4 Bothersome Item #5 Dvorak on the Twitter book Free Speech Radio News seeks further funding to bridge a shortfall Google asked to yank a million search results per month

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