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Falling In Love With Robots: Spike Jonze’s ‘Her’ Asks, Could It Be So Bad?

Falling In Love With Robots: Spike Jonze’s ‘Her’ Asks, Could It Be So Bad?

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

What, exactly, does it mean to be human? What does it mean to be in love? These questions are perhaps ever increasing in their relevance, and Her explores the answers in turns sweet, comic, and scary.

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Which Downton Abbey Character Are You?

Which Downton Abbey Character Are You?

| January 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wednesday afternoons were made for tempering your mid-week ennui with online quizzes. Are you adorable like Daisy, supremely flawless like the Dowager Countess, or just super boring like Bates?

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What Your Favorite Drink Says About Your Politics

What Your Favorite Drink Says About Your Politics

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new study suggests that you can tell who someone votes for based on their favorite inebriant. What does that booze in your hand say about you?

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Maybe No One Will Notice: Shia LaBeouf And Other Famous Plagiarizers

Maybe No One Will Notice: Shia LaBeouf And Other Famous Plagiarizers

| December 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Actor Shia LaBeouf got caught plagiarizing, but he’s not the only one who has ever stooped to copying.

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2013 in Memoriam: The Best Moments from the Pop Culture Icons We Lost

2013 in Memoriam: The Best Moments from the Pop Culture Icons We Lost

| December 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

Celebrating the impact of the pop culture icons we lost this year through their best moments.

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In 2063, Will We Still Be Taking Selfies?

In 2063, Will We Still Be Taking Selfies?

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

In honor of KQED Pop’s 50 year anniversary, we’re interviewing San Franciscans who have been readers from the very beginning. Today: Jessica Goldberg, 74 years old.

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Watch/Play With the New Interactive Bob Dylan Music Video All Day

Watch/Play With the New Interactive Bob Dylan Music Video All Day

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

A new Bob Dylan video for “Like a Rolling Stone” is blowing up the internet. How does it feel? The consensus is: it feels pretty great.

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Oakland, We Hear You!

Oakland, We Hear You!

| November 19, 2013 | 48 Comments

The original post, A San Franciscan’s Guide to Living in Oakland, has been removed. We apologize for publishing the post, which does not reflect the values or mission of KQED.

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A San Franciscan’s Guide to Living in Oakland

A San Franciscan’s Guide to Living in Oakland

| November 19, 2013 | 295 Comments

The original post, A San Franciscan’s Guide to Living in Oakland, has been removed. We apologize for publishing the post, which does not reflect the values or mission of KQED.

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How To Be Nice On The Internet

How To Be Nice On The Internet

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

We owe it to the kids in our lives to not be bullies online. Here are 7 ways you can be a better human being on the internet.

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