This American Life's Damning Foxconn Report Was Mostly Made Up

This American Life has retracted its episode about working conditions at Foxconn. Apple challenged the veracity of the reporting in the piece when if first ran in January, and in an episode set to air later today, the radio show will confirm that Mike Daisey made up some of the most shocking facts in his story. » 3/16/12 3:20pm 3/16/12 3:20pm

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

Listen to Giz on PRI's This American Life

Our call for employee stories from Circuit City's final liquidation sales/forced death marches brought us some fascinating material last month. On Sunday, PRI/NPR PRI radio program This American Life did a swell little rendition of it for their 'Scenes From a Recession' episode, which you can listen to here (Circuit… » 3/30/09 5:40am 3/30/09 5:40am