DESCRIPTION: Lifestyle, Native, News
..RELEASED: 8/15/09, VERSION: 2.0 -- RATING: 3-1/2 Stars..
"NPR News is the ultimate portable experience for your iPhone or iPod Touch. Follow local and national news, and listen to your favorite NPR stations whenever and wherever you are. The news is always available to you."
--OS and Age Rating: This app requires OS 2.0 or later. OS 3.0 Tested. Rated 4+.
--Tip: This app works on all iPhone/iPod Touch operating systems, but is optimized for OS 3.0. Future updates include ability to pause audio streams, and to scrub audio to jump to a different section of stream.
--More Cool, Fun, Tech-Savvy Stuff!--
--SMS Acronyms: IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
--Tech Jargon: dark fiber - When a company lays high-bandwidth fiber-optic cable containing much more capacity than can currently be used, the wire is said to be dark. It's rumored that telecos, oil companies, and gas companies are all laying dark fiber since they already own long-distance stretches of hollow pipes.