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Cyber TV

06/07/1995

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Program
Cyber TV
Program Description

Hosted by veteran journalist Chuck Kraemer (of WCVB, Ch. 5 TV in Boston) and computer visionary Mitch Kapor, this special is a window on the new world of computer-based communication that is changing the way people work and live. In its pilot program, the two hosts take viewers on a guided tour of the Internet, demonstrating its capabilities as a research tool, teleconferencing link and plaything. Kraemer combines his own brand of humor to make the "spacey" world of the Internet understandable to newcomers, while Kapor pays a real world visit to New York City to meet a group of people who inhabit a new "virtual" community known as "ECHO."

Duration

00:26:17

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Special
Topics
Technology
Citation
Chicago: “Cyber TV,” 06/07/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9EAF02D27448588C5EFBD3074004A4.
MLA: “Cyber TV.” 06/07/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9EAF02D27448588C5EFBD3074004A4>.
APA: Cyber TV. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E9EAF02D27448588C5EFBD3074004A4
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