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Is Ultron inevitable? PBS video explores whether AI is out to get us

There's been a lot of talk lately about artificial intelligence, with the likes of Bill Gates, Elon Musk and even Stephen Hawking expressing concern that smart machines will turn on us. Are they right?

By April 24, 2015

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Lady Gaga's 'Cheek to Cheek' coming to Amazon Instant 4K, PBS

​If you're a fan of Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett or changing outfits every three minutes, 'Cheek to Cheek Live' will be televised on PBS tonight, and on Amazon Instant 4K later in the year.

By October 24, 2014

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015

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Reading Rainbow knows happily ever after

From CNET Magazine: Actor and entrepreneur LeVar Burton, host of the beloved "Reading Rainbow" TV show-turned-iPad app, is putting interactive books and video field trips on more devices than ever -- thanks to readers like you. It's quite a story.

By July 22, 2015

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Home video and TV tech for back to school

Looking for an excuse to buy a new piece of home entertainment gear? Today's video streamers and TVs can be educational. YouTube can be a great homework resource, and PBS has apps for kids young and old. Check out our back-to-school picks for more.

9 Images By July 19, 2015

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Comcast to launch $15-per-month streaming TV for cord cutters

Dubbed Stream, the service will let Comcast's Xfinity Internet customers watch HBO and a handful of standard broadcast networks via their PCs and mobile devices.

By July 13, 2015

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New official pic for 'Sherlock' Victorian special: Watson's stache is back!

Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman show off their stylish vintage threads and hairstyles from the upcoming "Sherlock" special. Here's hoping there's a grisly Victorian murder to keep the lads busy.

By July 8, 2015

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Watch a scene from upcoming 'Sherlock' Victorian special

Holmes smoking a curved pipe, Watson with a fancy mustache, Mrs. Hudson in an impressive dress, all chatting in the lingo of the era! Check out this new clip from the upcoming "Sherlock" special.

By July 9, 2015

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Siri gets snarky if you ask her to divide zero by zero

Apple's voice assistant Siri doesn't like it when you ask her questions that are impossible to answer, and she's dishing out a healthy dose of snark to those who want her to divide zero by zero.

By June 30, 2015

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UltraViolet: Everything you need to know about the iTunes video alternative

You've seen the little "UV" logo on DVD and Blu-ray packages, but what is UltraViolet and how does it work? We're here to answer those questions.

By June 30, 2015