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Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes (#413H) Duration: 54:11 STEREO TVG

Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford at 19 to found Theranos in 2003. It's now worth more than $9 billion, with 500 employees, headquartered in Palo Alto. KQED's Michael Krasny will moderate an in-depth conversation with a woman who wants nothing less than to revolutionize the health care system using technology, creativity and innovation.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 3, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 4, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 4, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

MLB Advanced Media's CEO Bob Bowman (#407H) Duration: 54:08 STEREO TVG

Bob Bowman, President and Chief Executive Officer of MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), discusses how he was able to turn a fledgling startup into a multimedia powerhouse and turned the baseball fan user experience second to none.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 6, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 6, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

How Google Works Authors (#414H) Duration: 54:13 STEREO TVG

Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google a decade ago as proven tech executives. To succeed, they realized they would have to relearn what they thought they knew about management and business. Moderator Marissa Mayer spent 13 years at Google before becoming CEO of Yahoo. This is a master class in leadership and an inside look at an iconic company.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 8, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 9, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 10, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 11, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 12, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 25, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

Akamai's Cofounder & CEO Tom Leighton (#408H) Duration: 54:11 STEREO TVG

An in-depth conversation with cofounder Tom Leighton about his distinguished career at Akamai Technologies and MIT, and we'll get a peek under the hood at one of the world's leading Internet infrastructure companies.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Facebook Effect (#101) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

The Technology of Animation (#105H) Duration: 53:11 STEREO TVG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 16, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 19, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 12, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Innovators By Walter Isaacson (#409H) Duration: 54:13 STEREO TVG

The Innovators is author Walter Isaacson's revealing account of the revolutionaries who created the computer and the Internet. Walter Isaacson discusses his new book, which continues his exploration of innovation and genius, from Steve Jobs to Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 20, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

Reality Is Broken (#102) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Why Games Make us Better and How They Can Change the World. Author Dr. Jane McGonigal in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 6, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 7, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

Doing Well By Doing Good (#205H) Duration: 53:14 STEREO TVG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 22, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 23, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

Entrepreneur & Philanthropist Steve Case (#410H) Duration: 54:13 STEREO TVG

The Museum's Revolutionaries speaker series goes on the road with a first stop at NPR's corporate headquarters in Washington, DC, with guest Steve Case. He shares his passion for starting companies and for supporting entrepreneurs, his work in the public policy arena and his philanthropic endeavors.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me

Steve Jobs: The Authorized Biography (#103) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Steve Jobs's biographer, Walter Isaacson, in conversation with Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead (#302H) Duration: 53:14 STEREO TVG

In her bestseller Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg strives to empower women in the workplace. Join Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt as he moderates a fascinating conversation with Sandberg on the difficulties of being a woman in the professional world, including advice and solutions.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 29, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 1, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 2, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me

IBM Centennial (#104) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

The importance and meaning of IBM's centennial as a corporation with Samuel J. Palmisano, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of IBM, in conversation with Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 5, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

Idea Man (#107) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 13, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 14, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 26, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

A Computer Called Watson (#106) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 19, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Man Who Invented The Computer (#108H) Duration: 53:06 STEREO TVG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 20, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 21, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 22, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 23, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 24, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Worm: The First Digital World War (#111H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 27, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 31, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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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 […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too