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Jewellery, a lucrative and rapidly growing sector of the fashion and luxury market

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#THE 51%

Decision makers in Deauville: The 10th annual Women’s Forum

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FOCUS

Tackling the taboo of infertility in Cameroon

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Beyond Kobani: Jihadists resist strikes in Syria and gain ground in Iraq

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THE INTERVIEW

Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Somalian president

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AFRICA NEWS

Nigeria: Reports of ceasefire between government and Boko Haram

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MEDIAWATCH

Might #BringBackOurGirls have worked?

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WEB NEWS

Video tackles prejudice towards West African as Ebola spreads

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IN THE PAPERS

Aubry adds to Hollande's woes

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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

#TECH 24

Latest update : 2010-09-23

Democratisation via the web?

Nigeria's president announces on Facebook that he will run in the upcoming election, while China's leaders launch a site where citizens can ask questions and make comments. But also: Google Scribe makes suggestions for what you should write, and Arabic has become the fastest-growing language on Facebook. And pick of the week: WeFi.com, a site which indicates worldwide WiFi hotspots.

By Francis Pisani

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2014-10-10 technology

Technology vs Ebola

Technology is also fighting Ebola: this week's #TECH24 features an interview with Dr Jeff Deal, who created a germ-fighting robot currently being tested in Liberia.

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2014-10-10 technology

Samsung's Gear VR Reviewed

The Gear VR is a headset that provides a 360-degree field of view for playing immersive games and experiencing virtual tours and concerts. It was developed alongside Oculus VR...

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2014-10-04 auto industry

#TECH24 at the Paris Motor Show

The automobile world is one of the most dynamic sectors when it comes to developing, testing and applying new technology. So we’re devoting an entire edition of #TECH24 to the...

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2014-09-26 Africa

India's Mars Mission

This week's #TECH24 takes you to... Mars! We'll tell you why India's Mars mission could be a small step for man and a giant leap for mankind. Plus: a test of 'Qelasy' tablet...

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2014-09-20 Islamic State (IS)

Anonymous ‘declare cyber war’ on IS militants

This week #TECH24 brings you an exclusive interview with Anonymous on why (and how) the collective decided to join the fight against the Islamic State group. We also take a...

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