June 1st, 2015
Episode 367 of 1091 episodes
The owner of the Rana Plaza factory complex has been charged with murder. We hear from the BBC's Akbar Hossein in Bangladesh, and discuss the issues with Sam Mayer, from the campaign group "Labour Behind the Label", which has been campaigning on behalf of Bangladeshi garment workers. Also in the programme, the tale of the $200,000 Apple 1 computer, which was thrown away - and recovered by garbage men. Robert Dowell at the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park here in the UK tells us why the computer is so valuable. Plus our regular commentator Lucy Kellaway launches a campaign against the phenomenon of "humble-bragging" on social media.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.