This American Life Finds a Home on That Apple iPad

If you're a fan of the public radio storytelling show This American Life and own an iPad, I'm sure you'll be thrilled the show now has an app of its own. You can stream the ENTIRE archive of shows (which goes back to 1995), listen to new episodes live, and cache three at a time for offline listening. You can also… » 4/07/11 9:40pm 4/07/11 9:40pm

NPR Says F$%! the RIAA, Albeit in an Erudite, Strongly Worded Letter…

NPR isn't taking too kindly to the Sound Exchange-drafted royalty rate hike for internet radio stations. The burn? The new rates are "at least 20 times more than what stations have paid in the past" and treats public radio "as if [it] were commercial radio," though it's unable to bring in extra revenue to meet higher… » 3/15/07 11:30am 3/15/07 11:30am