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Revolutionaries Previous Broadcasts

Challenge and Promise of Artificial Intelligence (Episode #113H)

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

Google's Research Director, Peter Norvig, and Microsoft Research's Distinguished Engineer, Eric Horvitz, in conversation with KQED's Tim Olson. Part of the Bay Area Science Festival.

Repeat Broadcasts:

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

The Startup Game (Episode #112H)

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 ,Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109H)

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 #112H)

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 #111H)

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

The Man Who Invented The Computer (Episode #108H)

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 #111H)

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 #110H)

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 #110H)

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 ,Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109H)

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

A 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 ,Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109H)

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

The Man Who Invented The Computer (Episode #108H)

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

The Technology of Animation (Episode #105H)

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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TV Technical Issues

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    • Mon 8/31: KQET Signal break-up (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3)

      UPDATE: As of shortly after 7pm Monday evening, repairs were completed at the KQET transmitter, and the signal appears to be stable. Thanks for your patience. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Original post Monday 11am: We are aware of the break-up […]

    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

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