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Doing Well By Doing Good (Episode #205H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 25, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Can one turn a successful career in technology into a life as a social entrepreneur? Meet Matt Flannery, former programmer at Ti Vo and founder of Kiva, and John Wood, former Microsoft executive and founder of Room to Read. KQED's Dave Iverson moderates an inspiring conversation with the two men, who have found a way to make a difference in the world with their successes in Silicon Valley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 30, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 29, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 27, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 26, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 26, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Art & Tech of Google Doodles (Episode #204H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 18, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet the team behind Google Doodles, the fun and surprising reimagining of the Google logo that marks holidays, anniversaries and the lives of famous artists, pioneers and scientists. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creative and technical process of this iconic idea that has become an international phenomenon.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 19, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Turing's Cathedral (Episode #203H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 11, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Legendary science historian George Dyson vividly recreates the beginnings of our digital universe with captivating stories of focused experimentation, mathematical insight and pure creative genius. Computer History Museum's John Hollar leads Dyson in a wide-ranging conversation on the birth of computers, digital television, modern genetics and more.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 16, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 15, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 12, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Art & Tech of Google Doodles (Episode #204H)

KQED World: Sun, Jun 9, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet the team behind Google Doodles, the fun and surprising reimagining of the Google logo that marks holidays, anniversaries and the lives of famous artists, pioneers and scientists. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creative and technical process of this iconic idea that has become an international phenomenon.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 19, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

An Evening with Bill Ford (Episode #202H)

KQED World: Sun, Jun 2, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet Bill Ford, the executive chairman of Ford Motor Company. He speaks about the company's entry into Silicon Valley's brand of innovation and creativity with a new research lab in a wide-ranging conversation with Computer History Museum's John Hollar.

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