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Computer Called Watson (Episode #106)

KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

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

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 31, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Microsoft Research's Rick Rashid (Episode #210H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet Microsoft Research's Chief Research Officer Rick Rashid, who oversees the largest computer science research organization in the world. His international team collaborates with the world's foremost researchers in academia, industry and government on initiatives that expand the state of the art across the breadth of computing.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Aug 25, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 24, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Darpa's Dan Kaufman (Episode #209H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 7:00 PM

Meet Dan Kaufman, one of the key players in developing information technology for the U.S. military. As the director of the Information Innovation Office of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, he has overseen numerous research projects that have had lasting impact on United States's military operations. John Markoff of the New York Times moderates.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Aug 18, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 17, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 1:00 AM

Google's Eric Schmidt (Episode #208H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

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.

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