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Challenge and Promise of Artifical Intelligence (Episode #113)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

IBM's Ginni Rometty in conversation with the Computer Museum's John Hollar.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 31, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

The Startup Game (Episode #112)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Author and venture capital pioneer Bill Draper in conversation with KQED's Dave Iverson.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

How Google Thinks and Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Author Steven Levy in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell about his book, In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works and Shapes our Lives.

The Startup Game (Episode #112)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Author and venture capital pioneer Bill Draper in conversation with KQED's Dave Iverson.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 25, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 24, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Worm: The First Digital World War (Episode #111)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Is technology the new frontier of warfare? Author Mark Bowden and T.J. Campana, Senior Program Manager of Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit in conversation with John Markoff of The New York Times.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Man Who Invented The Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff (Episode #108)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane Smiley discusses The Man Who Invented the Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff, with John Hollar, ceo of the Computer History Museum.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Worm: The First Digital World War (Episode #111)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Is technology the new frontier of warfare? Author Mark Bowden and T.J. Campana, Senior Program Manager of Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit in conversation with John Markoff of The New York Times.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Sir Maurice Wilkes: The Man and His Machine (Episode #110)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

The inventor of the EDSAC, Maurice Wilkes, is remembered by Dr. David Hartley of the University of Cambridge. Interviewed by Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Idea Man (Episode #107)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Author Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, in conversation with journalist Jose Antonio Vargas.

Sir Maurice Wilkes: The Man and His Machine (Episode #110)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

The inventor of the EDSAC, Maurice Wilkes, is remembered by Dr. David Hartley of the University of Cambridge. Interviewed by Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 10, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 10, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

How Google Thinks and Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Author Steven Levy in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell about his book, In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works and Shapes our Lives.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Computer Called Watson (Episode #106)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Dr. David Ferrucci, IBM Fellow and Principal Investigator of the Watson/Jeopardy project, in conversation with Richard Waters of the Financial Times.

How Google Thinks and Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 2, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Author Steven Levy in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell about his book, In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works and Shapes our Lives.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 3, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 3, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Man Who Invented The Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff (Episode #108)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane Smiley discusses The Man Who Invented the Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff, with John Hollar, ceo of the Computer History Museum.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 2, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 2, 2012 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 2, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Technology of Animation (Episode #105)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO, and Ed Leonard, CTO, of Dreamworks Animation in conversation with Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
for HP's Personal Systems Group, Philip Mc Kinney.

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