Take your front row seat for these intriguing conversations with renowned Silicon Valley leaders and innovators. Computer History Museum's acclaimed speaker series is now on KQED Plus with valuable insights into the process, risks and rewards of technological innovation.
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How Google Thinks ,Works and Shapes Our Lives (#109H) Duration: 53:05 STEREO TVG
Author Steven Levy in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell about his book, In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works and Shapes our Lives.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 2, 2014 -- 7:00pm
- KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 3, 2014 -- 1:00am
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.
Transforming Music (#207H) Duration: 53:15 STEREO TVG
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.
Google's Eric Schmidt (#208H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
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.
Darpa's Dan Kaufman (#209H) Duration: 53:14 STEREO TVG
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.
Microsoft Research's Rick Rashid (#210H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
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.
Technology Under Sail (#301H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
Defenders of the 34th America's Cup, Oracle Team USA knows a thing or two about smooth sailing under pressure. John Hollar of the Computer History Museum and representatives from Oracle Team USA and the America's Cup as they discuss the challenges and impact of sailing technology.
Game Changer Mark Cerny & Ea's Rich Hilleman (#213H) Duration: 53:14 STEREO TVG
Meet Mark Cerny, one of the most influential game designers in history. He joined Atari at the age of 17, and, in a career spanning over 30 years, has created some of the industry's most iconic games. He received the International Game Developers Association's Lifetime Achievement Award and was inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame. Electronic Arts' Rich Hilleman moderates.