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

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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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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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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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 November 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 August 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 March 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 December 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 February 17, 2011

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Montreal comedians prank-call Sarah Palin

A duo known as the "Masked Avengers" managed to get the vice presidential candidate on the phone by pretending to be French President Nicolas Sarkozy.

By November 1, 2008

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MySpace to spawn comedians

By October 25, 2006