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We explore the digital revolution and check out the latest technological trends. Every Saturday at 2.45 pm Paris time.

#TECH 24

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Latest update : 2010-09-20

Digital piracy

Digital piracy is used as a pretext by Russian police to attack NGOs.

Digital piracy is used as a pretext by Russian police to raid environmental and human rights groups. They used to have the support of Microsoft which, after a story was published in The New York Times, has decided to change its policy...

Other topics: Google Instant gives you answers before you finish asking your question. GMail's Priority Inbox classifies your mails automatically according to their importance (and you can train it).

The pick of the week, Ghostery.com, helps you fight sites that gather information about you without telling you.

And don't miss a very funny video on the weakness of the iPad (as compared to a traditional newspaper) when you use it as a fly-swat.

By Francis Pisani

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2014-12-12 Internet

Hand-crank powered mobile phone 'Pilo' put to the test

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter! The mobile app has reached 300 million monthly active users with over 70 million photos & videos shared every day. We take a closer look...

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2014-12-05 technology

YotaPhone 2 review: The 5-inch dual-screen handset is back

This week on #TECH24 we put the dual-screen YotaPhone 2 to the test: you'll understand why this handset promises 100 hours of battery life. Plus, a closer look at the leaked...

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2014-11-28 technology

Virtual insanity? Artist to 'experience life' through Oculus Rift headset for 28 days

British artist Mark Farid is ready to wear the Oculus Rift headset for 28 days as part of an extraordinary identity experiment. In this edition we ask him where the idea came...

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2014-11-28 music

What does the future hold... for music?

What does the future hold... for music? Musicians - and other industry experts - got together in Paris to experiment with sound and technology... and to get the next generation...

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2014-11-21 technology

Tech giants under scrutiny: The problem with Uber

Silicon Valley giants Uber, Snapchat, and Facebook are all under scrutiny for the way they're handling business. Is the controversy merely a coincidence? Or might this be a sign...

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