Kojo chats with two reporters who spent the past year following the launch of Ron Brown College Preparatory High School, D.C.'s new school for boys of color. Their stories are now featured in "Raising Kings," a collaboration between NPR and Education Week.
The Blu-Ray versus HD-DVD fight is over. A new operating system called “Air” is promising to change operating systems as we know them. And a “neuro-headset” created by video gamers may let you to control your computer with thoughts and emotions. Which cutting edge technologies matter and which don’t? It’s the first Tuesday of the month and the Computer Guys & Gal are back to sort out what’s up in the world of technology and answer your questions.
- John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
- Allison Druin WAMU's Computer Gal; Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab and Professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland
- Bill Harlow Hardware and Software Technician for MACs & PCs, Mid-Atlantic Consulting, Inc.; and WAMU Guest Computer Guy
A pink computer
The world according to Steve Jobs
It doesn’t matter how good or bad the product is, the fact is that
people don’t read anymore
Giveaway of the Day
Blu-Ray wins format wars
Toshiba Officially Drops HD DVD
iPod user help
Apples and TiVo
Online apps offline
Filtering the internet
The computer is down
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