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Little support in Iran for nuclear negotiations with West

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

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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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2014-11-21 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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2014-11-15 International Space Station

Touchdown! Rosetta's Philae probe lands on comet

The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission landed its probe on a comet - an extraordinary feat achieved for the first time in history! In this edition, we tell you why this is...

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2014-11-07 space shuttle

Galactic Hollywood

Astrophysicists may soon start taking lessons from an unlikely source: Hollywood. This week's #TECH24 explains how animators working on "Interstellar" made a physics breakthrough...

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2014-10-31 Google

Google's Cancer pill and Unicycle Solowheel

Google is searching for the answer to provide early diagnosis of diseases like cancer or strokes. In this week's #TECH 24, we look into how nanotechnology is being used in...

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2014-10-10 technology

How to become a Cyborg

In this week's #TECH24 we talk to double RFID implantee, Amal Graafstra, about his experiments with radio frequency identification implants and why bio-hacking may dictate the...

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