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Latest update : 2010-10-06

Kibera 'slum' makes its mark thanks to the web

Kibera, in Nairobi, is Africa's second-biggest slum, but it is invisible on Google Earth. Its residents published their own online map of the area, so that nobody could deny their existence any longer. A French businessman proposes software to spy on employees, saying they can no longer be trusted. And SurfCanyon, the pick of the week, allows you to carry out more efficient online searches.

By Francis Pisani

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2014-04-18 privacy

Galaxy S5 v. HTC One (M8): Which is the right one for you?

In this week's #TECH24, two of the biggest Android releases of the year - HTC One (M8) and Galaxy S5 - are put to the test. Plus, on the first ever open online sale, Google glass...

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2014-04-11 vote rigging

India votes 2.0

In this week's edition, we look at how social media is changing the rules of the game in the world's largest democracy. Plus, all we need to know about the Internet's biggest...

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2014-04-04 technology

Not Impossible Labs: Technology for the sake of humanity

Nothing seems impossible to Mick Ebeling, the man behind the 'Eyewriter' and many other incredible projects at "Not Impossible Labs". On this week's #TECH24, he tells us why -and...

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2014-03-28 technology

Facebook eyes the future... for $2bn

Facebook's view of the future: the acquisition of Oculus VR by the social media giant gives a glimpse of the world of tomorrow. Also on this edition of #TECH24: a smarter version...

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2014-03-22 technology

Made for play: Logitech's UE boom put to the test

In this #TECH24 edition we bring you the unexpected success story of Pakistan's video-game industry. Plus a test of Logitech's wireless set of speakers for demanding ears: the UE...

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