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Latest update : 2011-04-21

Facebook finds new 'friends' in Africa and Asia

With almost 700 million users, Facebook would have the world's third largest population if it was a country. Now the social networking site is heading south to find even more “friends”. This week on ‘Tech 24’, hosts Rebecca Bowring and Eric Olander report on the site's growing popularity in Africa and Asia.

By Eric Olander

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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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