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Latest update : 2011-09-06

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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2014-09-13 technology

Back to school: French pupils get coding

French pupils are back at their desks and this year they are being thrown a whole new subject. This week's #TECH24 takes you on a visit of France's computer programming classes....

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2014-08-01 technology

Smart Cities: What will the city of the future be like?

Across the world, communities are being reinvented, upgraded, or built from scratch, with the hopes of better serving residents’ needs...and those of the planet. But what will...

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2014-07-24 technology

Changing the world, one video game at a time

Video games are moving out of teenage bedrooms and into the global arena as we take a look at how the form of entertainment is becoming a tool for raising awareness. We speak to...

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2014-07-24 technology

Tomorrow's Transport Today

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2014-07-26 technology

Internet of Things

The world of connected devices is getting bigger and bigger: networking equipment producer Cisco predicts there will be 50 billion objects connected to the internet by 2020. This...

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