‘Tech & society’

Can we sue for badly-designed products?

Can we sue for badly-designed products?

A woman who experienced pain in her wrist decided to sue Apple and IBM, rather than her own employer. She said that badly-designed keyboards are a hazard to her...

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Technology investments in Malaysia

Technology investments in Malaysia

What was Malaysia’s dream in relation to Cyber Jaya? Did the investments pay off after an economic downturn? Jonar Nader returns from a week-long tour of...

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The impact of technology on law

The impact of technology on law

We have witnessed the impact of law on technology, but now we need to consider the impact of technology on law, as Jonar Nader explains in this report filed after...

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Virtual reality and driving

Virtual reality and driving

Can young drivers learn to drive using virtual reality simulators so that they can be shown what it would be like to perform the really dangerous manoeuvres? To...

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What is the function of technology?

What is the function of technology?

Most organisations implement technology systems and computers, in the hope of creating an advantage. Unfortunately, according to Jonar Nader, most organisations...

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Internet dating liars might be sued

Internet dating liars might be sued

A man met a lady over the internet and abused her. He faces twenty-five years in prison. Don’t believe what you read on chat lines. To listen to an excerpt...

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Restaurants could jam mobile phones

Restaurants could jam mobile phones

Would you go to a restaurant or theatre that jams mobile phones? Jonar Nader explains how jamming devices can be licensed. He also talks about the phone boosters....

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Technology in music

Technology in music

How is technology changing the face of music? Can the piano be replaced by the computer? Jonar Nader and Charlie Chan discuss the question of multicultural music...

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Apple’s Steven Jobs in the Hall of Fame

Apple’s Steven Jobs in the Hall of Fame

How did the name Apple come about, and why was Steven Jobs fired from Apple all those years ago? To listen to an excerpt from the radio broadcast, please click...

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