Revolutionaries Previous Broadcasts

Regis McKenna: Marketing Mastermind (Episode #309H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 25, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

For more than 30 years, Regis McKenna has helped turn fledgling companies into globally-recognized brands. From Intel's first microprocessor to Apple's original personal computer, McKenna has marketed the technologies that have fundamentally changed the way we live today. The New York Times Science and Technology Writer John Markoff moderates.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

An Evening with Qualcomm's Dr. Paul E. Jacobs (Episode #308H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 18, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

In an age of smartphones, laptops and tablets, connecting wirelessly has become a way of life. Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, now Executive Chairman of Qualcomm, a leading producer of micro-technologies that enable our hands-free lifestyle. He joins Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar for a captivating conversation.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 19, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

Trip Hawkins: Game Changer (Episode #307H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 11, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

Electronic Arts founder and interactive gaming pioneer Trip Hawkins has inspired change in the video game industry for decades. The New York Times Science and Technology Writer John Markoff moderates a conversation with this revolutionary.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 12, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

Anthropology of Innovation (Episode #211H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 4, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

Technological innovation depends on individuals who can "silo bust" - the term used to describe jumping across boundaries and categories. The Financial Times Editor Gillian Tett leads a distinguished panel in a discussion about the creation of silos within organizations and why a person's ability to "silo bust" may hold the key to innovation.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 7, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 6, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 5, 2014 -- 1:00 AM
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