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Gaddafi's cozy relationship with Western IT companies

There is new evidence that reportedly proves Western IT firms provided the tools employed by the former Libyan regime to monitor the communications of the Libyan people. Once again, US and European technology firms have either directly or indirectly become complicit in the suppression of free and open communications in authoritarian societies.

By Eric Olander

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2016-05-06 technology

Money from heaven

In this edition, we dig deeper into the blockchain, the technology underpinning the bitcoin. We also speak to the NGO GiveDirectly, as they prepare to launch the world's first...

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2016-04-29 drones

'VR' immersive journalism

This week, we transport you into the world of "VR" storytelling. From the Chernobyl exclusion zone to the so-called migrant "jungle" in northern France, we show you the power of...

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2016-04-22 technology

Welcome to the world of automatic surveillance

Smart cameras, iris scans, databases: Welcome to the world of automatic surveillance. In this edition, we tell you what kind of technologies are being developed to track...

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2016-04-15 technology

The billionaire space race

As the battle between on-demand streaming platforms rages, we speak to Netflix's CEO Reed Hastings about his strategy to expand his empire further. We'll also ask actor and tech...

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2016-04-08 technology

Virtual reality is finally here!

It's the biggest leak of confidential documents in whistleblower history. In this edition, we tell you how reporters pulled off the Panama Papers and analysed over 11.5 million...

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