Revolutionaries Previous Broadcasts

Sir Maurice Wilkes: The Man and His Machine (Episode #110)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 29, 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.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

How Google Thinks and Works and Shapes Our Lives (Episode #109)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 22, 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.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Man Who Invented The Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff (Episode #108)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 8, 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 Plus: Tue, Oct 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Idea Man (Episode #107)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 1, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 2, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
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