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Tunisia's drug law : Parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

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Honouring Xavier Jugelé

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Trump's Best Enemy? North Korea in Washinton's Crosshairs (part 1)

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Trump's Best Enemy? North Korea in Washinton's Crosshairs (part 2)

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THE CAMPAIGN BEAT

Is there a risk of complacency in the Macron camp?

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French presidential elections: A historic first-round result

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Southern Border Plan: Mexico's own fight against illegal immigration

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A drug in Mayotte turning people into zombies; and the violent expulsion of a waterside community in Lagos

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Prostitution in Pattaya: Cleaning up Thailand's 'Sin City'

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#TECH 24

We explore the digital revolution and check out the latest technological trends. Every Saturday at 2.15 pm Paris time. And you can watch it online as early as Friday.

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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2017-04-21 technology

How fintech is helping the unbanked

In this edition, we tell you more about the fintech revolution and how it's challenging the entire finance industry. We also speak to American rapper-turned-tech entrepreneur...

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2017-04-15 technology

Sailing towards the future

This week, we take you to Saint-Malo in Brittany as the Energy Observer, the world's first self-sufficient boat, sets sail for a six-year voyage around the world. With solar...

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2017-03-17 technology

How museums are turning to technology

In this special edition dedicated to how museums are turning digital, we speak to Jake Barton, the main digital architect of New York City's 9/11 memorial. We ask him how...

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2017-03-31 technology

Merging brains with computers

Connecting your brain to computers to improve your memory, treat neurodisorders and help you keep up with AI: that's what Elon Musk plans to do with his latest business venture,...

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2017-03-23 technology

Inside Netflix's war room

In this edition, we take you inside Netflix's headquarters in Los Gatos, California. We tell you how the service is now using big data to predict what its viewers want to see,...

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