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Dismembering a robot as tradecraft
Jan 29, 2019

Dismembering a robot as tradecraft

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The U.S. has charged Chinese tech giant Huawei with stealing trade secrets, in once instance, allegedly by absconding with the arm of a robot named "Tappy." The cost of prescription drugs has been rising in recent years, and Congress is holding a hearing  on the issue Tuesday. Plus, choirs of protests in Britain, literally.

Today's show is sponsored by SignNowWasabi Hot Cloud StorageWellFrame  and the Alliance for Lifetime Income.

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Jan 29, 2019
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The U.S. has charged Chinese tech giant Huawei with stealing trade secrets, in once instance, allegedly by absconding with the arm of a robot named “Tappy.” The cost of prescription drugs has been rising in recent years, and Congress is holding a hearing  on the issue Tuesday. Plus, choirs of protests in Britain, literally.

Today’s show is sponsored by SignNowWasabi Hot Cloud StorageWellFrame  and the Alliance for Lifetime Income.

The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer