Mark Anderson http://kplu.org en Japan's meltdown and the future of nuclear power http://kplu.org/post/japans-meltdown-and-future-nuclear-power <p>There&#39;s no end in sight to Japan&#39;s nuclear crisis. More radioactive water is leaking from Japan&#39;s crippled nuclear complex, and traces of plutonium have been detected in soil outside the plant. Tokyo Electric Power says the amount is small and isn&#39;t a danger to public health.</p><p>Our technology commentator, <a href="http://stratnews.com/">Strategic News Service</a> publisher Mark Anderson, is keeping a close eye on the situation in Japan. He tells KPLU&#39;s Dave Meyer it&#39;s like watching a train wreck in slow motion, and this crisis is a major setback for the future of nuclear power.</p><p> Tue, 29 Mar 2011 10:31:07 +0000 Dave Meyer & Mark Anderson 1085 at http://kplu.org Japan's meltdown and the future of nuclear power Will Steve Jobs return to Apple? http://kplu.org/post/will-steve-jobs-return-apple <p>Will Steve Jobs be returning to the helm at Apple? This is the CEO&#39;s third medical leave.<a href="http://www.stratnews.com/">&nbsp;Strategic News Service</a> publisher <a href="http://www.tapsns.com/aboutmark.php">Mark Anderson</a> tells KPLU&#39;s Dave Meyer that Jobs probably isn&#39;t coming back this time. Jobs&#39;s previous leaves involved very serious conditions (<a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE70G5X520110117">pancreatic cancer</a>, <a href="http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=how-might-steve-jobs-live">liver transplant</a>) that don&#39;t bode well for his return to an active role.</p><p> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 23:52:51 +0000 Mark Anderson & Dave Meyer 593 at http://kplu.org Will Steve Jobs return to Apple? Technology predictions for 2011 http://kplu.org/post/technology-predictions-2011 <p>2011 should be a great year for electric cars, e-books, netbooks, and Netflix.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.stratnews.com/">Strategic News Service</a> publisher <a href="http://www.tapsns.com/aboutmark.php">Mark Anderson</a> shares his New Year&#39;s predictions with KPLU&rsquo;s Dave Meyer.</p><p> Tue, 28 Dec 2010 15:28:31 +0000 Dave Meyer & Mark Anderson 420 at http://kplu.org Technology predictions for 2011 Smartphone insecurity http://kplu.org/post/smartphone-insecurity <p>NPR recently reported on how your company’s IT department can <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/transcript/transcript.php?storyId=131511381">wipe out your smartphone</a> if you use it to retrieve email from work.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.stratnews.com/">Strategic News Service</a> publisher Mark Anderson says it’s a two-way street:&nbsp; employee phones can also breach corporate security. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 30 Nov 2010 11:05:01 +0000 Dave Meyer & Mark Anderson 230 at http://kplu.org Smartphone insecurity