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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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Just how big is a blue whale's heart? See for yourself

The PBS and BBC One series "Big Blue Live" offers a close look at a blue whale's massive ticker. Just be thankful YouTube doesn't have a virtual smell feature...for now.

By August 21, 2015

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Blue whale shows great comedic timing in this video

A clip from an upcoming live BBC and PBS show called "Big Blue Live" captures footage of a blue whale at the most hilarious time possible. Can a whale get a rimshot up in here?

By August 19, 2015

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Roku's PBS, PBS Kids channels go live, stream full episodes

The new channels will stream full episodes of popular shows like "Nova," "Austin City Limits," and "Curious George."

By May 8, 2013

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Apple TV adds Yahoo, PBS channels

Apple's streaming box adds the Yahoo Screen app with clips from shows like "The Daily Show" and "SNL" plus snippets by Yahoo itself. PBS, with "Downtown Abbey" in tow, joins up too.

By November 19, 2013

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Why is killing such a central concept in video games?

On the PBS series "Game/Show," host Jamin Warren discusses why the act of killing is such a fundamental game mechanic in video games from Mario Bros. to Grand Theft Auto.

By March 11, 2015

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Netflix seals 'me too' licenses with PBS after Amazon

In the latest content tit-for-tat, Netflix broadens its pact with the public broadcaster a week after Amazon's Prime Instant Video does, though wildly popular "Downton Abbey" remains at the online retail giant.

By July 3, 2013

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Amazon, PBS expand streaming partnership

The e-retail giant's streaming service will now include hundreds of additional episodes of "Nova," "Masterpiece," and other PBS shows.

By June 26, 2013

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Video on the science behind brewing beer hops to it

PBS series "It's Okay To Be Smart" takes a look at how beer is made, and what external factors influence the final product.

By September 9, 2014