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Revolutionaries Previous Broadcasts

Google's Eric Schmidt (Episode #208H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 30, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, who has led the tech giant from a Silicon Valley startup to a global leader. Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar talks to Schmidt about his background, his strategies at Google and more.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Transforming Music (Episode #207H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet musician and inventor Tod Machover, the creator of technologies behind "Guitar Hero" and "Rock Band." Computer History Museum's John Hollar speaks to the influential composer, whose work has been performed internationally, about the future of digital music and his research as the professor of music and media at MIT Media Lab, where he directs the Opera of the Future group.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

The Facebook Effect (Episode #101)

KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Watch Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg along with author David Kirkpatrick in conversation with NPR's Guy Raz.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

The Technology of Animation (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 10, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

The Idea Factory (Episode #206H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 2, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Join author Jon Gertner for a fascinating conversation about Bell Labs, the epicenter of innovation and creativity in the early days of technological research. Founded in the 20s and with 13 Nobel Prize winners in its history, Bell Labs was a citadel of science and scholarship and a hotbed of creative thinking. KQED's Dave Iverson leads Gertner in a discussion about this factory of ideas whose workings have remained largely hidden until now.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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