Nine To Noon for Friday 6 June 2014
09:05 Auckland businessmen seek carpark deal to avert sale of QE2 Square
James Brown, entrepreneur and Director of Tournament Parking; Alex Swney is head of the downtown business promotion agency 'Heart of the City'; and Auckland issues correspondent, Todd Niall.
09:25 What US proposals about net neutrality rules mean for the future of the internet
Jordan Carter is the chief executive of Internet NZ.
09:37 What US proposals about net neutrality rules mean for the future of the internet
Dan Gillmor is the director of the Knight Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. He writes books and a technology blog and is a past winner of the World Technology Award for Media & Journalism. He has written about net neutrality for the Guardian's Comment is Free.
09:50 Pacific News with Mike Field, Fairfax writer and Pacific correspondent
10:05 Feature: Writer Lucy Hawking on her passion for bringing physics, astronomy and cosmology to young readers
British journalist and novelist Lucy Hawking and her father, the theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, have written four novels together based on science for a young readership. The books introduce scientific concepts such as black holes and DNA, and explain them in easily accessible mini-essays written by Stephen Hawking and other leading academics. The latest has just been released, called George and the Unbreakable Code.
10:35 Unity Books' Review: 'My Salinger Year, a memoir' by Joanna Rakoff
Reviewed by Tilly Lloyd, published by Bloomsbury Circus
10:45 The Reading: Waiting for Einstein by Nigel Cox
A love triangle and mid-relationship disappointments precipitate a violent split between long-term friends Peter and Ralph. (Part 4 of 12)
11:05 Jeremy Taylor with new music
Led Zeppelin, and Morrissey's new album, as well as Aldous Harding.
11:30 Sports commentator Brendan Telfer
Brendan Telfer discusses Irene Van Dyk's retirement, and the All Blacks game against England in the first test tomorrow night at Eden Park.
11:45 The Week That Was with Te Radar and Michele A'Court
Music played in this show
Artist: Clarence "Frogman" Henry
Song: Ain't Got no Home
Artist: Calico Brothers
Song: Tell it to the Sun
Composer: Calico Brothers
Album: Tell it to the Sun
Artist: Sly and the Family Stone
Song: Dance to the Music
Album: There's a Riot Goin' On