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Comedians turn to technology for laughs

13 September 2013 Last updated at 09:48 BST

Comedian Carl Donnelly looks at how technology is affecting the world of the stand-up comedian. Modern technology is increasingly being used to get a laugh but at the same time it is changing how comedy is being performed. Social media can create successful new comedians almost overnight and at the same time make a joke old just seconds after it has first been cracked.

Watch more clips on the Click homepage. If you are in the UK you can watch the whole programme on BBC iPlayer.

The programme was first broadcast on Saturday 7 September 2013.

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