National

Hackers cause frustration for a variety of businesses

This week has been a rough one for the IT department at several organizations and groups. PBS saw its servers compromised when hackers were able to post a fake story on its website, while Google announced the Gmail accounts of several hundred people had been compromised from within China. These …

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Raising the debt limit with Economist David Denslow

President Barack Obama met with Republican leaders earlier today to discuss a potential increase in the U-S debt ceiling. This comes just one day after the House of Representatives defeated its own bill that would’ve allowed the nation to increase its borrowing ability. Republicans are offering no signs that today’s …

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Multimedia changing the business of gathering news

Its been more than two decades since Andrew Garick visited the University of Florida campus. Telecommunication graduate Garick now works as ABC World News Editor. He talked with Florida’s 89.1, WUFT FM’s Juliza Monterroso about how social networking is changing the news buisness. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPANDREWGARICKWRAP2.mp3]

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Drop in mail volume may cause relocation of Gainesville postal service facility

The increase in internet usage along with a shaky economy have brought about a decrease in the volume of mail circulated through the United States Postal Service. Now that decrease is affecting a local USPS distribution center’s full operating presence in North Central Florida. WUFT-FM’s Brittany Thompson has more. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/USPSWrapfinalforWEB.mp3]

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