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RoboJase the robot comedian: Wired for wit

When a robot tries to make you to laugh, is that considered "artifarcical" intelligence? RoboJase the android debuts his comedy routine on mere mortals.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Buzz Out Loud: Comedian Aziz Ansari chats with CNET

Aziz Ansari talks about putting his stand-up show "Dangerously Delicious" online, how he deals with fans on Twitter, and his love for R. Kelly.

By Aug. 6, 2012

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Another comedian takes Louis C.K.'s route as Net entrepreneur

Aziz Ansari plans to try his luck going solo by selling an hour-long stand-up special over the Internet.

By Mar. 20, 2012

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Comedian Louis C.K. shuns advice--and DRM--for new video

A new stand-up comedy video costing $5 is Louis Szekely's experiment in direct sales in the Internet era: How much money will an inexpensive but easy-to-pirate video make?

By Dec. 12, 2011

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Comedian pranks with real-life Mario Kart game

French comedian Remi Gaillard decided to create something of a real-life version of the classic Nintendo video game Mario Kart on the streets of Paris.

By Feb. 17, 2011

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Nananana...Classic 'Batman' TV series box set to be released

Adam West and Burt Ward finally make their "Batman" DVD debut with a box set to be released this year of the classic live-action TV show thanks to Warner Bros. Entertainment.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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SociBot mirrors faces for uncanny teleconferences

This disembodied robot can identify you in a crowd, mimic human emotions, and follow you around the room with its eyes. Plus, it's programmable to display any face, even your own.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Netflix hooks Russell Peters for originals twofer: stand-up and documentary

Canadian comic will provide the fodder for Netflix's first earnest push into original docs and stand-up specials, making good on its promise for both this year.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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Conan O'Brien: How I would run Microsoft

The late-night talk show host passes on the job as new Microsoft CEO but reveals how he would steer the company.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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The 404 Throwback: Episode 1,262 on 5/2/13

The 404 is on holiday until CES, but enjoy this special throwback episode where we interviewed Marc Maron!

By Dec. 18, 2013