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Reviving dead comedians with the help of holograms (Tomorrow Daily 175)

A New York comedy center wants to bring back legendary comedians and their best sets with the help of hologram technology. We might see greats like George Carlin, Richard Pryor and Bob Hope return to the stage, but licensing rights could be an issue.

By May 7, 2015

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Comedy club wants to resurrect dead comedians via hologram (Tomorrow Daily 175)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley discuss a comedy club hoping to bring back dead comedians with the help of hologram technology, two guys in the UK who sent a model X-wing into space to impress J.J. Abrams and a futuristic LED chandelier in Russia. #TDComedy

By May 7, 2015

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Comedian Will Ferrell belts out 'Star Trek' theme

We already knew Ferrell was talented, but who knew he was such a Trekkie?

By March 27, 2015

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Sexy molecules! Comedian Megan Amram talks 'Science... for Her!' (Q&A)

"Parks and Recreation" writer Megan Amram offers up a "raunchy, crazy" textbook full of carbon dating, physics as nail art and kale.

By November 5, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 002: Getting hit by Slingshot, and funny robot comedians

We're back for another episode of Tomorrow Daily. Today, Rich and Ashley check out a Japanese robot who's also a comedian, discuss Facebook's Slingshot app, and wonder why carrier exclusives even happen anymore.

By June 17, 2014

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Today's Tomorrow Daily features Facebook's Slingshot and a robot comedian

Rich and Ashley talk about robot comedians, Facebook's new app Slingshot, carrier-exclusive phones, whether startup Timeshel has what it takes, and some new releases dropping today.

By June 17, 2014

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Japanese comedian robot is the other kind of funny

Can humour be broken down into a series of programmable commands? The Kobian robot helps researchers find out.

By June 16, 2014

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Can a robot feel? Humanoid opera singer takes on touchy role

Myon the humanoid robot has spent two years preparing for its starring role in "My Square Lady." With that kind of artistic commitment, we can probably forgive it if it sounds a tad tinny.

By June 30, 2015

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'Billy Elliot' stage star Tom Holland is the new Spider-Man

From "Wolf Hall" to wall-crawler: the 19-year-old British actor will be directed by Jon Watts in the 2017 spider-reboot.

By June 23, 2015

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John Oliver exposes what the Internet does to women

Technically Incorrect: In a searing segment that ought to cause a considerable portion of the male population to feel just a little shame, the HBO comedian praises Google's stance on revenge porn. (And mocks Bing.)

By June 22, 2015