The Personal Computer Radio Show – 10.11.17

Personal Computer Show Wednesday, September 27th 2017 Broadcast PRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET FOLLOW-UP iPhone 8 and iPhone X don’t support the new T-Mobile 5G IN THE NEWS Equifax CEO steps down -How badly did Equifax screw up? Terms and Conditions banning bad reviews aren’t legal in America Russia targeted election systems in 21 states, successfully hacking some …


The Personal Computer Radio Show – 10.04.17

Personal Computer Show Wednesday, October 4th 2017 Broadcast PRN.fm on the INTERNET 6:00 PM ET IN THE NEWS iPhone 8 Plus reportedly splits open while charging Security firm finds some Macs vulnerable to ‘firmware’ attacks Internet-wide security update put on hold Equifax couldn’t find or patch vulnerable Struts implementations Has Windows 10 Overtaken Windows 7 Yet? A mini version of …


This Loophole Ends the Privacy of Social Security Numbers

Federal law is supposed to protect the privacy of your Social Security number from government inquiries — but apparently that doesn’t extend to a check on whether you’ve paid back taxes and child support. In a decision with worrying implications for those who oppose a single national identification number, a divided federal appeals court has rejected a lawyer’s refusal to …


How work can lead to suicide in a globalised economy

A Paris prosecutor recently called for the former CEO and six senior managers of telecoms provider, France Télécom, to face criminal charges for workplace harassment. The recommendation followed a lengthy inquiry into the suicides of a number of employees at the company between 2005 and 2009. The prosecutor accused management of deliberately “destabilising” employees and creating a “stressful professional climate” through a …


Solartopia Green Power and Wellness Hour – 08.18.15


As the atomic industry slumps to total market failure decrepit nukes like Ohio’s DAVIS-BESSE and California’s DIABLO CANYON slide toward complete collapse.

With his unique comprehension of the industry’s complex realities, Kevin walks us through the on-going downfalls in Illinois, Ohio and New York, along with the technical collapse of reactors like Indian Point, Pilgrim and Diablo Canyon.

In particular, these reactors are in violation of water quality laws on both the state and federal level and should have shut many moons ago.

DONNA GILMORE then fills us in on the battles over decommissioning California’s SAN ONOFRE . In particular, the fight over substandard dry casks for storing high level fuel rods has moved center stage as ratepayers are socked with hundreds of millions on costs that Southern California Edison does not want to cover. Donna’s assessment of this epic confrontation has especially serious implication for the future of us all.


Brutality is Our Society’s Trademark—From the Justice System to Healthcare – Donna Smith

Over the past several weeks, we’ve seen so many examples of brutality played out in our cities — and mostly our most impoverished areas — that it isn’t difficult to see why so many people are in the streets.  Many say white people cannot truly understand the deep racial issues that target African American people and their communities, and that …