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Library-A-Go-Go machines restored at BART stations, shopping center on March 25th, 2015

‘Robotic’ Libraries Return To BART Stations, Shopping Center

Apparently replacing a librarian with an Italian robotic vending machine is a lot harder than it sounds, and it sounds hard enough, but today, the three Library-A-Go-Go machines are back up and running at El Cerrito Del Norte BART, the Discovery Bay Sandy Cove Shopping Center, and the Pittsburg/Bay Point BART station.

03/27/2015

A Dr. Seuss illustration. (CBS)

New Dr. Seuss Book To Be Published More Than 20 Years After His Death

More than 20 years after his death, there is still plenty of news about Dr. Seuss.

02/18/2015

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Best Books Based In San Francisco: Something To Read On A Cold Winter Night

A 2015 New Year’s resolution to read more books could be made all the more interesting by including several of the best books ever written in and about the City by the Bay.

01/19/2015

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Mark Zuckerberg’s Book Club Resolution Sells Out Title On Amazon

Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg has taken a page out Oprah Winfrey’s book and has launched his own Facebook Book Club. The club located on a Facebook page called “A Year of Books” and has already amassed almost 150,000 like in just a few days.

01/05/2015

Parker Dains. (CBS)

Bay Area Girl Makes Book Publisher See That Girls Can Love Bugs, Monsters & Other ‘Boy’ Stuff

A seven-year old Bay Area girl got a big publishing company to change some of their books.

12/02/2014

Behind the scenes on 'Rosewater' (credit: Open Road Films)

Jon Stewart Talks About His Directorial Debut

KPIX 5’s Frank Mallicoat talks to Jon Stewart about directing his first film…

11/13/2014

Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking in "The Theory Of Everything" (credit: Focus Features)

Becoming Stephen Hawking; Eddie Redmayne Interview

VIDEO: Franco Finn discusses making ‘The Theory of Everything’ with the films main star, Eddie Redmayne…

11/12/2014

Angelina Jolie & Louis Zamperini (credit: Universal Pictures)

‘Unbroken’: First Trailer For Angelina Jolie’s Louis Zamperini Biopic Released

Preview the Jolie-directed film about the late Olympian and World War II hero, here…

07/11/2014

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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

Triple Threat co-authors  Jed Rubenfeld and Amy Chua (CBS)

‘Tiger Mom’ Author Stirs New Controversy In Book Examining Race, Success

Amy Chua, the self-proclaimed “Tiger Mom” who set off a fire storm about her extreme parenting in 2011 is back with a new book. In “Triple Package” the author and her husband, Jed Rubenfeld have more to say about why certain groups in America are more successful than others.

02/26/2014

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