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Trump and Macron media moments

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Photographer Clare Strand explores the causes and consequences of communication breakdown

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IN THE PRESS

Fashion and ethics: Five years after Bangladesh factory collapse, what's changed?

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FOCUS

Israel’s migrant crisis: Clear government signals, but unclear decisions

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PERSPECTIVE

Plastic waste: ‘We can only tackle the problem if we work together’

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MEDIAWATCH

Louis XIV's message for the British royal baby

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EYE ON AFRICA

Zimbabwean nurses call off strike and return to work

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THE DEBATE

Macron meets Trump: A state visit with discord on the horizon?

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BUSINESS DAILY

Macron hopes for breakthrough on trade tensions during US visit

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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. Or you can catch it online from Friday.

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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2018-04-20 technology

Discovering and harnessing the power of the sun

NASA is on the hunt for new planets. On April 19, it sent a probe into space to scan the universe for cosmic bodies where life may exist. The American space exploration agency...

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2018-04-13 technology

Waking up to data mining

With Facebook back in the news, public awareness of the realities of data mining is on the increase. In this week's show, we take a look at how the digital generation is waking...

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2018-04-06 technology

Robotics meets the arts

How can robots aid the creative process? We take a look at an exhibition at Paris's Grand Palais entitled "Artists and Machines". We also explore the other side of the coin with...

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2018-03-30 Kenya

Kenya: East Africa's epicentre of innovation

This week, Tech 24 visits Kenya where we take the pulse of Nairobi's thriving startup scene. Also, what of the role of women in tech? We check out apps making a difference in...

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2018-03-23 technology

Tech meets healthcare: Gadgets for chronic diseases

In this week's Tech 24, we take a look at healthcare innovations, from the future of antibiotics to gadgets that make life easier for sufferers of epilepsy and Parkinson's...

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