In one day in January, Stoke-On-Trent lost over 1,000 jobs. It may be one of the few remaining centres of British manufacturing. but the area has been in declined for several years. Now Wedgwood and JCB - key employers in the area - have been hit and plans for regeneration are threatened. Jenny Cuffe spends a week in the Potteries, meets the family-of-three who all lost their job on the same day and the company boss who, with his staff is already on a four day week, is desperate to secure new orders.
File API spec maintainer Arun Ranganthan joins Jen Simmons to explain what new file handling capabilities will be coming to browsers soon. They also talk about the drag & drop API, open standards, and how the sausage gets made.
Gary Taubes returns to UW Radio to discuss his new book Why We Get Fat. Gary will discuss how the overemphasis of certain types of carbohydrates not excess cal Jan 13
The Osgood File. April 21, 2009 I know you’ve already got a lot to worry about as it is, but something rather odd is going on —- on the Sun.
Charles Osgood, The Osgood File: http://www.westwoodone.com/osgood