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Everything But the News

What would Jim Lehrer do? The question is a mantra for cub reporter Steve Goldbloom. The documentary-style series EVERYTHING BUT THE NEWS follows Goldbloom's misadventures as he attempts to cover the startup scene in California for the program Jim Lehrer created, the PBS NewsHour.

Free Lunch at The Best Restaurant in America

2m 54s

Steve stops by State Bird Provisions, a small plates restaurant in San Francisco that has ranked among the top restaurants in the United States. He told us he was going there to examine the intersection between food and technology, but after watching this, we think he had other ideas.

Episodes

  • Free Lunch at The Best Restaurant in America: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Free Lunch at The Best Restaurant in America

    2m 54s

    Steve stops by State Bird Provisions, a small plates restaurant in San Francisco that has ranked among the top restaurants in the United States. He told us he was going there to examine the intersection between food and technology, but after watching this, we think he had other ideas.

  • Truth in Tweets @ SxSW: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Truth in Tweets @ SxSW

    1m 38s

    What if you could read what the people around you were thinking? Steve Goldboom tests a new gadget at SxSW that promises to do just that...almost.

  • Steve Meets His Hologram: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Steve Meets His Hologram

    2m 18s

    Steve visits Daqri, a tech company working on the cutting-edge of interactive, "4D" holograms.

  • Is This the Best Toast Ever?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Is This the Best Toast Ever?

    3m 21s

    The Bay Area is gaining a reputation for more than just its booming tech culture. Steve Goldbloom visits one of San Francisco's hottest new spots for...toast?

  • Are We Ready for Robots?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Are We Ready for Robots?

    2m 49s

    Steve Goldbloom visits Stanford University's Salisbury Robotics Lab and meets some frighteningly advanced robots...and their creators.

  • When AirBnB Goes Wrong: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    When AirBnB Goes Wrong

    2m 20s

    Steve Goldbloom visits Stanford's Salisbury Robotics Lab to meet our new robot masters.

  • Smart Phone? Try Smart Cup.: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Smart Phone? Try Smart Cup.

    2m 45s

    Ever wondered what it'd be like to have a smart...cup? Steve visits the headquarters of Mark One, makers of a new product called Vessyl, a cup that knows more about its contents than you do.

  • Are you too old to learn how to code?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Are you too old to learn how to code?

    2m 22s

    Steve Goldbloom spends the day at Dev BootCamp, a short-term intensive "developer bootcamp" designed to turn mere mortals into fully-fledged programmers.

  • Is this the Uber for Groceries?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Is this the Uber for Groceries?

    3m 9s

    Too busy, tired, and/or lazy to shop for groceries? There’s an app for that! Steve tries out Instacart, a new service that enlists the help of local “personal shoppers" to buy and deliver groceries to your door in under an hour. Will Instacart become the Uber for groceries?

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