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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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2015-04-17 technology

Europe vs. Google: EU accuses search giant of market dominance abuse

The EU accuses Google of abusing its dominance of internet searches to push its own products. In this edition we tell you what this antitrust probe implies for the tech giant. We...

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2015-04-10 technology

'Killer robots': Towards faceless wars?

In this edition, we tell you how hackers claiming to belong to the Islamic State organisation knocked out channels belonging to French broadcaster TV5Monde. We also talk about...

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2015-04-03 Medicine

Virtual reality applied to health

In this special high-tech health edition, we tell you all about how doctors around the world are using virtual reality-driven solutions to treat patients, from anxiety disorders...

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2015-03-27 university

Singularity University: Plotting a high-tech future for humans?

In this edition, we welcome on set an ambassador of the Singularity University. Some regard the controversial organization as a cult, others treat it with amusement, but few are...

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2015-03-20 sun

Exploring the dual nature of light

In this edition, we tell you what astronomists hope to learn from the latest total solar eclipse, as well as how scientists at the EPFL managed to capture the dual nature of...

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